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GÜNDOGAN, Ilkay

Ilkay GÜNDOGAN
Manchester City FC (ENG)
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Full name Ilkay Gündogan  
Date of Birth October 24, 1990
Birthplace Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Height 180 cm
Position Central midfielder (or attacking midfielder / defensive midfielder)
Foot Right
Nationality German
Club Manchester City FC (ENG)
Nation Germany
Int. debut Age 20 (October 11, 2011 - vs. Belgium)
World Cups 1 match (2018)

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 


TFR PLAYERS
Teams represented (central column) +
TFR Players Rankings (right column)
2017-18 Manchester City
291
2016-17 Manchester City
-
2015-16 Borussia Dortmund
-
2014-15 Borussia Dortmund
-
2013-14 Borussia Dortmund
-
2012-13 Borussia Dortmund
87
2011-12 Borussia Dortmund
-
2010-11 Nürnberg
-
2009-10 Nürnberg
-
2008-09 Nürnberg
-
- Bochum
-

OTHER TFR RANKINGS
2017-18 None
-
2016-17 None
-
2015-16 None
-
2014-15 None
-
2013-14 None
-
2012-13 Young Guns
5
2011-12 None
-
2010-11 None
-
2009-10 None
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2008-09 None
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DID YOU KNOW ?

Ilkay Gündogan was born in Gelsenkirchen to Turkish parents.

Prior to his debut for Germany he was approached by Turkey. Gündogan declined their offer in favour of playing for his country of birth. He stated that it was the hardest decision of his life.

After years of playing for the different youth teams, Gündogan received his first call-up to the German senior side in August 2011 for a friendly match against Brazil, but did not feature in the game.

H
e was selected by manager Joachim Löw for the German 23-man squad for UEFA Euro 2012 and was given the number 2 shirt.