Engin Baytar

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Engin Baytar
Personal information
Full nameEngin Baytar
Date of birth (1983-07-11) 11 July 1983 (age 35)
Place of birth Gütersloh, Germany
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
Karadeniz Ereğli Belediyespor
Youth career
1996–2000 FC Gütersloh
2000–2004 Arminia Bielefeld II
Senior career*
2004–2006 Maltepespor 29 (2)
2006–2009 Gençlerbirliği 66 (9)
2009Eskişehirspor (loan) 11 (1)
2009–2011 Trabzonspor 38 (3)
2011–2015 Galatasaray 47 (3)
2014Çaykur Rizespor (loan) 4 (2)
2015–2016 Karşıyaka 9 (2)
2016–2017 Erzurum BB 13 (4)
2017 İstanbulspor 7 (1)
2017 Malatyaspor USA ? (?)
2018– Karadeniz Ereğli Belediyespor ? (?)
National team
2010–2012 Turkey 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 6 November 2017

Engin Baytar (born 11 July 1983) is a Turkish professional footballer who plays as a winger for amateur club Karadeniz Ereğli Belediyespor. [1]

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Engin Baytar was born and raised in Germany to Turkish parents. He first joined FC Gütersloh before transferring to Arminia Bielefeld in 2000. Engin Baytar spent four years with the club's reserve team before moving to Turkey-based club Maltepespor in 2004. He spent two at the club before moving to Gençlerbirliği, who loaned him out to Eskişehirspor for the second half of the 2008–2009 season. Engin Baytar wears the number 50 on his jersey because he is from the Central Anatolian Province of Nevsehir in Turkey. His father is from Trabzon and mother is from Nevsehir.

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He was transferred to Trabzonspor at the beginning of the 2009–10 season and won the 2009–10 Turkish Cup, scoring in the Final against Rivals Fenerbahçe in a 3–1 win, where he became the Man of the Match as well as winning the 2010 Turkish Super Cup.

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2009–10 Turkish Cup

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2010 Turkish Super Cup

The 2010 Turkish Super Cup match were played between the Turkish Super League winner Bursaspor and the Turkish Cup winner Trabzonspor. Like the previous year the final was played at the Atatürk Olympic Stadium in Istanbul.
Trabzonspor won the game 3–0 after a Hat-trick from Teófilo Gutiérrez.


On 17 August 2011, Engin Baytar joined Galatasaray for 2 years for a fee of €1.1 million. He made his first assist at the match against Bursaspor to Johan Elmander on 26 November. He scored his first goal with Galatasaray against Sivasspor. He was however also shown a red card in the same match. He returned to the club after a loan-spell for the new season, but did not make the 18-man league squad.

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Career statistics

As of 24 September 2014. [2] [3] [4]


ClubSeasonLeagueCupLeague CupEuropeTotal
Gençlerbirliği 2005–06 400040
2006–07 26673339
2007–08 27281353
2008–09 12100121
Eskişehirspor (loan) 2008–09 11100111
Trabzonspor 2009–10 2029210304
2010–11 1813000211
Galatasaray 2011–12 3322100353
2012–13 70201010110
2013–14 7111001092
2014–15 0000000000
Çaykur Rizespor (loan) 2013–14 4242
Career total16918328103020526


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The 2011–12 Süper Lig was the 54th season of the Süper Lig, the top level football league of Turkey. Fenerbahçe were the defending champions. The start date of the league was due to be 7 August 2011, but due to the match fixing scandal in Turkey it began instead on 9 September 2011 and was concluded on 12 May 2012. Galatasaray won their 18th title. A new format was introduced this season, in which after the regular season two play-off groups were played to decide over the Champions League and Europa League starting rounds. Points of the regular season were halved for ranking in those.

The 2012–13 Süper Lig was the 55th season of the Süper Lig, the highest football league of Turkey. Galatasaray are the defending champions. The season began on 17 August 2012 and ended on 19 May 2013.


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