Professional footballer of German and Turkish descent who is known for playing as a midfielder on the club Besiktas. He is also known for his work on Germany's Under 15, 16, and 17 national teams.
His youth career first began in 2001 when he played as a midfielder on the TSV Marl-Huls club. He then began playing on Schalke 04, Borussia Dortmund, and Besiktas where he began his senior career in 2016. His first experience with Germany's national team was on their Under 15 squad which he played on during their 2011-2012 season.
In addition to his playing, he is also known for sharing training shots, photos from his matches, and other motivational content through Instagram for his over 50,000 followers.
He was born in Germany but is of Turkish descent.