Midfielder who played for SK Rapid Wien for 8 years before transferring to Beşiktaş JK in 2011. He began competing for Austria at the under-19 level and made his senior international debut in 2007.
He spent the majority of his youth career with Slovan HAC.
He won back-to-back Süper Lig titles with Beşiktaş JK in 2016 and 2017.
His parents are of Turkish descent.
He has been teammates with full-back Adriano Correia on Beşiktaş JK.