Berkay Özcan

Berkay Özcan
Berkay oezcan.jpg
Özcan playing for VfB Stuttgart in 2016
Personal information
Full name Berkay Özcan
Date of birth (1998-02-15) 15 February 1998 (age 20)
Place of birth Karlsruhe, Germany
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
VfB Stuttgart
Number 31
Youth career
FC Südstern 06
2012–2013 Karlsruher SC
2013–2016 VfB Stuttgart
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2016– VfB Stuttgart 41 (3)
National team
2013 Germany U15 5 (1)
2014 Turkey U16 4 (0)
2014–2015 Turkey U17 6 (0)
2015 Turkey U18 1 (0)
2015–2017 Turkey U19 13 (5)
2016– Turkey U21 2 (0)
2018– Turkey 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 December 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 1 June 2018

Berkay Özcan (born 15 February 1998) is a Turkish professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for VfB Stuttgart.

Club career[]

On 6 November 2015 Özcan extended his contract with VfB Stuttgart until June 2019.[1] He made his debut for the first team of VfB Stuttgart on 8 August 2016 against FC St. Pauli. He finished the 2016–17 season with three goals in 23 appearances.[2] On 3 December 2017 Özcan signed a new four-year-contract, keeping him at VfB Stuttgart until June 2021.[3] He finished the 2017–18 season with a goal in 20 appearances.[4]

International career[]

Özcan was born in Germany to Turkish parents. He is a youth international for Germany,[5] and Turkey.[6]

He made his debut for the Turkish senior team on 1 June 2018 against Tunisia.[7]

Career statistics[]

As of matches played on 26 November 2018.
Club Season League Cup Total Ref.
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
VfB Stuttgart 2016–17 2. Bundesliga 21 2 2 1 23 3 [2]
2017–18 Bundesliga 17 1 3 0 20 1 [4]
2018–19 Bundesliga 3 0 0 0 3 0
Totals 41 3 5 1 46 4
VfB Stuttgart II 2017–18 Regionalliga Südwest 4 0 4 0 [4]
Career totals 45 3 5 1 50 4

References[]

  1. ^ "VfB bind talented youngsters". vfb.de. VfB Stuttgart. 6 November 2015. Retrieved 8 August 2016.
  2. ^ a b "Berkay Özcan". kicker. Retrieved 26 November 2018.
  3. ^ "Baumgartl and Özcan extend with VfB". vfb.de. VfB Stuttgart. 3 December 2017. Retrieved 3 December 2017.
  4. ^ a b c "Berkay Özcan » Club matches". World Football. Retrieved 26 November 2018.
  5. ^ http://datencenter.dfb.de/profil/336389
  6. ^ http://www.gazetefutbol.de/news/TFF/10820285/EM-Quali-Der-U21-Kader-der-Trkei.htm
  7. ^ http://www.tff.org/default.aspx?pageID=471&ftxtID=29420

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