Barcelona star Arda Turan reveals all-time European best XI

Turkey`s Arda Turan in action during the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying football match Turkey vs Kazakhstan on November 16, 2014 at TT Arena stadium in Istanbul. AFP PHOTO/OZAN KOSE (Photo credit should read OZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images)

Barcelona’s star midfielder Arda Turan’s has named his all-time European 11 to UEFA.com.

The Turkey international included Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo in the squad along with the likes of Paolo Maldini and Zinédine Zidane.

Arda Turan’s all-time EURO 11:
Gianluigi Buffon, Lilian Thuram, Franz Beckenbauer, Carles Puyol, Paolo Maldini, Xavi Hernández, Andrés Iniesta, Zinédine Zidane, Cristiano Ronaldo, Marco van Basten, Thierry Henry

Booking.com

Turan currently plies his trade at the La Liga champions Barcelona. The Catalan sides sporting director Robert Fernandez recently put an end to reports that Turan has been transfer listed and that he will be leaving over the summer.

“We have total confidence in him. We expect a lot and we are looking forward to him being an important player next season,” Fernandez said in his press conference.

Turan was included in the 23-man squad and will captain Turkey in France this summer.

The experienced winger has now been involved in nine goals in his last 11 appearances for Turkey – four goals, five assists. Turan made 25 appearances scoring twice and providing four assists for Barcelona this season.

Turkey take on Slovenia for their final friendly encounter before Euro 2016 this summer.

See More
Barcelona Player Profile: Arda Turan – The Bearded Genius
Three reasons Arda Turan could be a success at Barcelona

 

SHARE