Liverpool star Emre Can does not rule out possibility of representing Turkey

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Liverpool star Emre Can has not ruled out the possibility of representing Turkey at senior international level according to AA.

The report claims that Can is keeping his options open regarding his future.

“I could never rule it out [representing Turkey] but right now I am happy where I am,” Can told AA.

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Can currently plays for the Germany U21 side but has the option to switch allegiance to Turkey at senior level.

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The 21-year-old was born into a Turkish family in Germany and has the option to play for both countries.

Turks form the largest non-German ethnic minority in Germany with an estimated 3-4 million population.

Some of the brightest talents in German football today are of Turkish origin including Mesut Özil, Hakan Çalhanoğlu and Ilkay Gündoğan.

Özil Gündoğan represent the country they were born in while Çalhanoğlu, Gökhan Töre, Hamit Altıntop, Mehmet Ekici, Hakan Balta are all a part of the Turkish national team setup.

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