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Arda Turan Biography

Arda Turan is a Turkish football winger who plays for Atlético Madrid and the Turkish national team. He is famous for his ball control, dribbling skills and good work in attack and defense. He started his football career at Galatasaray in the season 2004-05, where he made his official debut against Bursaspor and had a loan spell to Super Lig side Manisaspor in the half of the season 2005-06. In the following seasons , Turan continued his development by his ability and tremendous playing skills and became the Captain of Galatasaray in the season 2009-10. However due to his injury, he played a limited amount of the match in the season 2010-11 and Arda then signed with Atlético Madrid for a fee of €12 million with bonuses in August 2011. He was voted for the third most popular European footballer of 2009, and the 14th most popular footballer in the world. Turan already has 50 senior national caps and twelve goals for Turkey and represented his country at Turkish national team ,at U-16 ,U-17 , U-18, U-19, U-20 and U-21s levels.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Arda Turan
Nationality Turkey
Position Midfielder
Last Club Atlético Madrid
Shirt Number 10
Career
Clubs
Atlético Madrid Aug 2011 - Jul 2015
FC Barcelona Jan 2016 - Present
Galatasaray Spor Kulübü Jul 2004 - Aug 2005
Galatasaray Spor Kulübü Jul 2006 - Aug 2011
Manisa Spor Kulübü Jul 2005 - Jun 2006
National
Turkey Jan 2006 - Nov 2017
Stats
Clubs
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Atlético Madrid
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2014/2015 Primera División 32 2 4 7 0 2347
UEFA Champions League 10 1 2 1 2 829
Copa del Rey 4 0 0 1 0 207
2013/2014 Primera División 30 3 4 8 0 1924
UEFA Champions League 9 4 1 1 0 636
Copa del Rey 5 2 0 1 0 284
Super Cup 2 0 1 0 1 238
2012/2013 Primera División 32 5 4 7 0 2168
Copa del Rey 7 0 0 2 0 571
UEFA Super Cup 1 0 1 0 0 90
UEFA Europa League 1 0 0 0 0 90
2011/2012 Primera División 33 3 6 10 0 2161
UEFA Europa League 12 2 2 4 0 875
Total 178 22 25 42 3 12420
FC Barcelona
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Galatasaray Spor Kulübü
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Galatasaray Spor Kulübü
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Manisa Spor Kulübü
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National
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Turkey
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2018 Russia WC Qualification Europe 5 0 0 1 0 332
2016 France EC Qualification 9 2 3 4 0 773
European Championship 3 0 0 0 0 245
2014 Brazil WC Qualification Europe 9 1 2 1 0 807
2012 Poland/Ukraine EC Qualification 9 4 0 2 0 782
2010 South Africa WC Qualification Europe 9 2 0 2 0 795
2008 Austria/Switzerland EC Qualification 9 0 0 0 0 552
European Championship 3 2 0 2 0 300
Total 56 11 5 12 0 4586

Arda Turan Latest News & Articles

5 Barcelona players who could be available in January 
5 Barcelona players who could be available in January 
FC Barcelona are looking to sell fringe players to accommodate transfer targets
Arsenal transfer news: No bid for Turan, Madrid ace on the radar and more - 7th December 2017
Arsenal transfer news: No bid for Turan, Madrid ace on the radar and more - 7th December 2017
All the transfer news related to Arsenal Football Club
Reports: Barcelona ready to offer Arda Turan in exchange for Premier League superstar
Reports: Barcelona ready to offer Arda Turan in exchange for Premier League superstar
This deal could suit everyone!
A combined Real Madrid and Barcelona bench XI 
A combined Real Madrid and Barcelona bench XI 
A look at how reserve players from these two Spanish giants might lineup if they were to form a team
Barcelona transfer news: 5 players to be sold next summer, Coutinho's asking price reduced and more - 27th October 2017
Barcelona transfer news: 5 players to be sold next summer, Coutinho's asking price reduced and more - 27th October 2017
All the transfer news related to Barcelona Football Club.
Reports: Arsenal eyeing Barcelona midfielder to replace Mesut Ozil
Reports: Arsenal eyeing Barcelona midfielder to replace Mesut Ozil
The London club look set to eye potential replacements for their want-away midfielder
Reports: Barcelona midfielder desperate to leave the club in January transfer window
Reports: Barcelona midfielder desperate to leave the club in January transfer window
The player risks losing out a World Cup place
Reports: Barcelona and Arsenal in talks over stunning swap deal
Reports: Barcelona and Arsenal in talks over stunning swap deal
Which team benefits more from this swap-deal? Is it Arsenal or Barcelona?
Super agent Jorge Mendes in Barcelona to reportedly finalise transfer deal
Super agent Jorge Mendes in Barcelona to reportedly finalise transfer deal
Jorge Mendes had talks with the Barcelona board regarding the transfer
Reports: Barcelona to let two midfielders leave in the next week
Reports: Barcelona to let two midfielders leave in the next week
The Barcelona board are even willing to waive a transfer fee
Reports: Manchester United set to make shock move for Barcelona star
Reports: Manchester United set to make shock move for Barcelona star
Mourinho thinks this Barcelona star is the perfect alternative to Ivan Perisic
Reports: Barcelona star could depart for Atletico Madrid in January
Reports: Barcelona star could depart for Atletico Madrid in January
Diego Simeone is hoping for a cut-price deal
Why Barcelona were the biggest disappointment of the 2016/17 season
Why Barcelona were the biggest disappointment of the 2016/17 season
Borussia Dortmund, Arsenal and PSG among others were off colour - but Barcelona disappointed more than anyone else in 2016-17.
Transfer news and rumours of the day: 21st June 2017
Transfer news and rumours of the day: 21st June 2017
A quick look at all the top transfer news of the day.
Transfer news and rumours of the day: 5th June, 2017
Transfer news and rumours of the day: 5th June, 2017
A quick look at all the top transfer news of the day.
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