Date of birth: 06/05/2003 (16 years old)
Place of birth: Jambıl (Kazakhstan)
Youth career: Altinordu FK
Current club: Altinordu FK
Squad number: 4
Current national team: Turkey U-21
Position: central defender
Preferred foot: left
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): 1.400.000 €
Tournaments participated in: 2021 UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualifying (1/0)
Contract until: 30.06.2022
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: Juventus, Manchester United, Chelsea, Tottenham, Manchester City, Norwich City
Similar type of player: Clément Lenglet
– tackling and intercepting
– still needs to work on his physicality/build more muscle and improve his strength
Style of play:
– complete, elegant and dominant centre-back
– perfect defender for a team playing positional football/looking to build from the back
– great at finding passes through both the first and second line of pressing from the opposition
– known for his composure, positioning, good timing, confidence in possession, understanding of the game and an above-average technical capacity
– strong left foot also helps in the balance of the team when paired up with a right-footer
– fast, and agile player, with excellent reactions
– very good vision and passing skills also when it comes to breaking the lines with laser passes
– tenacious in duels and confident at high speed
– dominant in the air despite his height/very good jumping and agility
– high tackling and interception rate
– concentrated, determined and committed player with very good rate of individual and collective work
– tactically astute and technically capable of playing in various tactical systems
Tagir shows his composure – he controls the ball and makes an intelligent pass to his teammate.
Tagir outpaces the opponent and intercepts the ball.
He is best suited to playing as:
Central defender in 4-3-3.
League summary (as for 13 February 2020):
1. Lig 2019/2020 (ongoing): 19 games/0 goals (Altinordu)
Ravil Tagir joined Altinordu FK youth academy from Bursa Kültürspor in 2016. He made his professional debut on 18 August 2019 in a league fixture against Hatayspor. He quickly became a first-team regular which is quite amazing for a player of such a young age. Despite being only 16, he is already a starter for Turkey U-21 national team.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
Player has the potential to become a key player in a top European club.