Atinc Nukan impresses against Tottenham

Atinc Nukan impresses against Tottenham


Besiktas’s young centre back Atınç Nukan put on an impressive display after replacing an injured Ersan Gulum in his sides mid-meek clash with Tottenham.

The 21-year-old defender come on after half-time to make his first appearance in Europe.

Atınç received a rating of 7.44 for his display on Thursday. The towering centre back made four interception and a total of 11 clearances.

Slaven Bilic was reported to be extremely happy with Nukan’s performance and is considering including him in the starting line-up against Gaziantepspor this weekend.

Atınç has only made seven appearances for Besiktas in his career. The 21-year-old made his professional debut on 7 May 2010 against Manisaspor.