Turkish captain names Barcelona star Lionel Messi in dream five-a-side team

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Turkey and Galatasaray captain Selcuk Inan named his dream five-a-side team for UEFA’s official website.

Inan, who turned 31 today, named Zinedine Zidane, the Brazilian Ronaldo, Leonel Messi, Paulo Maldini and himself in his dream team.

The Galatasaray captain made himself a national hero when he scored the free-kick which secured Turkey’s place at Euro 2016.


Inan joined Galatasaray from Trabzonspor on a free transfer back in 2011. The midfield playmaker has gone on to win three Turkish league titles, two Turkish cups and three Turkish super cups.

The 31-year-old was also awarded the Top Assister for the 2011-12 season, Midfielder of the Year for the 2011-12 and Player of the Year 2011–12, by UEFA.

Inan has four assists and six goals in 26 appearances for Galatasaray this season.

The Lion’s are currently in third place in the Turkish Super Lig with 34 points in 20 games. The Lions are 12 points behind their bitter rivals and league leaders Fenerbahce.

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