Versatile player who has seen time as a winger, forward, and second striker; he joined Bury in 2004 and Turkey's national team in 2007.
He attended Greenleaf Primary School in London.
From 1995-1997, he played youth soccer for Interwood.
He was born in Leytonstone, London, England.
Striker David Nugent was his teammate on Bury.