Date of birth: 20/01/2004 (16 years old)
Place of birth: Manisa (Turkey)
Youth career: Manisaspor, Altinordu (since 2015)
Current club: Altinordu
Squad number: 21
Current national team: Turkey U-17
Position: central midfielder, attacking midfielder
Preferred foot: left
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): 850.000 €
Tournaments participated in: —
Contract until: 30.06.2022
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: —
Similar type of player: Lucas Paquetá
– ball control
– long shots
– aerial duels
– ambidexterity/playing with his right weaker foot
Style of play:
– can also play higher as an advanced playmaker
– quick, agile and unselfish left-footed player with a natural eye for goal
– likes to be fielded in a free role, where he is given space to roam the pitch
– likes to roam around in the space between the opposition’s midfield and defence
– creative player with great technical ability, 1vs1 short-dribbling skills, close ball control, fast direction shifts in possession and vision to make through passes to the teammates providing dynamism to the team’s last offensive third plays
– likes to dribble
– possesses good mid-range and long-range shooting skills with his left foot
– known for his “quick feet”, speed of movement and dynamism
– able to deliver pinpoint passes and crosses
– press-resistant player who displays a natural technique to take fast decisions in tight spaces/under pressure
– very strong in 1v1 situations, unpredictable and very confident of his skills
– player that always tries to find a vertical option in his game, so he is very capable of pushing his team forward to finishing positions
– excellent balance, coordination, and changes of pace
– often makes surging runs into the penalty box
– good reaction to the loss of the ball with good aggressive attitude, and good recovery of his position
– avoids using his right weaker foot
– competent set-piece taker
Ince makes a run and then plays a great through ball to his teammate.
Ince enters the penalty area, dribbles an opponent and provides an assist to his teammate.
He is best suited to playing as:
Central midfielder in 4-3-3.
Turkish Championship U-15 2018/2019 winner with Altinordu.
League summary (as for 16 April 2020):
1. Lig 2019/2020 (ongoing): 16 games/2 goals (Altinordu)
Burak Ince is considered to be one of the most talented youngsters in Turkey. He signed his first professional contract with Altinordu at the age of 15. He made his professional debut on 18 August 2019 against Hatayspor, becoming the youngest player to play in Spor Toto 1. Lig – Turkish Second Division. He is also a regular Turkish international and currently, he is a member of Under-17 team.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
Player has the potential to become a key player in a top European club.