Kubilay Kanatsizkus

Kubilay Kanatsizkus

Kubilay K



Country: Turkey

Date of birth: 28/03/1997 (19 years old)

Place of birth: Bursa (Turkey)

Height: 192cm

Youth career: Nilüfer Genclerbirligi Spor, Bursaspor (since 2008)

Current club: Bursaspor

Squad number: 90

Current national team: Turkey U-19

Position: centre forward

Preferred foot: left

Market value (by transfermarkt.de): 300.000 € 

Tournaments participated in: 2016 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualification elite round (1/1)

Contract until: 30.06.2020

Player’s agent: F-F SPORT

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Olivier Giroud



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Style of play:

– target man

– tall, powerful, strong, and hard-working striker

– likes to play off the shoulder of the opposition defenders

– likes to take advantage of the carelessness of the opponents

– often moves deep into midfield and drawing defenders with him, in order to create and exploit spaces for his teammates

– often uses his strength and aerial presence to bring teammates into play

– indirect set-piece threat

– aerial threat in the opposition box

– generates many flick-ons and passes into the channels for his teammates to utilize

– capable of holding up the ball for teammates to provide them with assists when playing with his back to goal

– clinical in one-on-one situations with the goalkeeper

– good decision maker in the final third

– dependable option while defending set pieces


He is best suited to playing as:

Centre forward in 4-2-3-1.






Süper Lig U-21 2015/2016 winner with Bursaspor.


League summary (as for 16 May 2016):

Süper Lig 2015/2016: 3 matches/0 goals



Kubilay Kanatsizkus is a product of Bursaspor youth system – academy known for its fantastic approach to youth players. In recent years, it has produced great talents, such as Enes Ünal, Batuhan Altıntaş, Ozan Tufan and Sercan Yildirim. During 2015/2016 season he was a key figure for the U21s as they won the Under-21 Süper Lig. He made his senior debut for “the Green Crocodiles” on 13 January in a 1-0 away victory over Boluspor, coming on as a second-half substitute and assisting the first goal by Miroslav Stoch. Kubilay’s stats are very good in this year’s Turkish Cup, as he has 2 goals and 3 assists in just 3 games.




Football Talent Scout potential rating:

7/10   BallBallBallBallBallBallBall

Country-scale star with top European club ambition.





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