Volkan Arslan

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Volkan Arslan
Personal information
Full name Volkan Arslan
Date of birth (1978-08-29) 29 August 1978 (age 38)
Place of birth Hanover, West Germany
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1995–1999 Hannover 96 36 (3)
1999–2000 Rot-Weiss Essen 35 (4)
2000–2002 Adanaspor 62 (11)
2002–2003 Kocaelispor 16 (1)
2003–2006 Galatasaray 57 (6)
2006–2007 Ankaraspor 25 (1)
2007–2008 Gaziantepspor 25 (0)
2008–2009 Antalyaspor 10 (0)
2009–2010 MKE Ankaragücü 4 (0)
2010–2011 Orduspor 15 (1)
2011 Eyüpspor 8 (0)
2011–2012 Bozüyükspor 3 (0)
Total 296 (27)
National team
1995 Turkey U-16 4 (1)
1996 Turkey U-17 0 (0)
1996 Turkey U-18 5 (0)
2006 Turkey A2 2 (0)
2003–2006 Turkey 11 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Volkan Arslan (born 29 August 1978) is a Turkish international footballer who last played as an attacking midfielder for Bozüyükspor. Arslan played for Turkey at the U-16, U-17 and U-18 levels before he made his debut for the senior team in 2003.[1]

Club career[edit]

Arslan began his career with local club Hannover 96. After making 36 league appearances for the club, Arslan was transferred to Rot-Weiss Essen. Adanaspor brought Arslan to the club in 2000. He joined Kocaelispor in 2002, spending six months with the club before moving to Galatasaray on 31 January 2003. After leaving Galatsaray, Arslan played for Ankaraspor, Gaziantepspor, Antalyaspor and MKE Ankaragücü.[1]

On 19 August 2011, he signed for Bozüyükspor.[2]

International career[edit]

Arslan has made eleven appearances for the Turkey national football team, including participating at the 2003 FIFA Confederations Cup.[3] He also represented Turkey at the U-16 to U-18 levels, as well as making two appearances for the senior reserve team in 2006.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "VOLKAN ARSLAN" (in Turkish). tff.org. Retrieved 19 October 2010. 
  2. ^ "Volkan Arslan Bozüyükspor'da" (in Turkish). fanatik.ekolay.net. 19 August 2011. Retrieved 24 February 2012. 
  3. ^ Volkan ArslanFIFA competition record

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