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Full name  Caner Erkin
2002–2004  Manisaspor
Spouse  Asena Erkin (m. 2010)
Number  88
Height  1.81 m

Playing position  Left back
Role  Footballer
Place of birth  Balikesir, Turkey
Name  Caner Erkin
Children  Cinar Erkin

Date of birth  (1988-10-04) 4 October 1988 (age 27)
Parents  Celalettin Erkin, Gulsen Erkin
Current teams  Fenerbahce S.K. (#88 / Defender, Midfielder), Turkey national football team (Defender, Midfielder)
Similar People  Gokhan Gonul, Mehmet Topal, Volkan Demirel, Hasan Ali Kaldirim, Raul Meireles

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Caner Erkin ([d͡ʒaneɾ æɾcin], born 4 October 1988) is a Turkish professional footballer who plays as a left back for Süper Lig club Beşiktaş and the Turkey national team.


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Early years

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Erkin began his professional career at the start of the 2004–05 season with Manisaspor who at the time were playing in the Second Division. That season they won the league and got promoted to the Süper Lig. During his 1.5-year stay at Manisaspor in, he scored 5 goals in 39 games. In the January 2007 transfer window, he moved to CSKA Moscow, for a £3.5 million transfer fee. He has played a total of 40 games, 7 in the UEFA Champions League and also won the Russian Super Cup on two occasions. On 31 August 2009, Galatasaray signed Erkin on a one-year loan from CSKA Moscow with an option to purchase at the end of the season.


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Erkin signed for Fenerbahçe in 2010. Starting out as a left winger, he was slowly transformed into a left back. His performances with led to him being scouted by several prominent European clubs.

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In 2014, he signed a new 2-year contract.


On 1 June 2016, Internazionale announced the signing of Erkin on a free transfer in a three-year deal commencing on 1 July. Erkin is going to be the first summer transfer addition to the squad. Under Roberto Mancini and new coach Frank de Boer, Erkin made 7 appearances in pre-season friendlies. However, he did not make any competitive debut before leaving Inter on 30 August. Inter also ran out of players quota in 2016–17 UEFA Europa League, as the club was forced to reduce to 22-men squad (plus normal minimum requirement of homegrown and club-trained players) due to penalty of UEFA Financial Fair Play Regulations, thus Caner was sacrificed for other signings. Domestically, Inter had one quota left (plus another for an Inter-trained player), but left vacant.


On 30 August 2016, Internazionale announced that Erkin's one-year deal with his homeland club Beşiktaş as on loan. On 7 June 2017, Beşiktaş signed Erkin for €750,000 transfer fee.

International career

Erkin made his debut for the Turkish national football team at the age of 17 in a friendly match against Ghana in May 2006. His first goal was against Ukraine on 5 June 2012.

Career statistics

As of 24 September 2017


Fenerbahçe S.K.
  • Süper Lig (2): 2010-11, 2013–14
  • Turkish Cup (2): 2011–12, 2012–13
  • Turkish Super Cup (1): 2014
  • PFC CSKA Moscow
  • Russian Cup (2) : 2008, 2009
  • Beşiktaş J.K.
  • Süper Lig (1):2016–17
  • References

    Caner Erkin Wikipedia