Date of birth: 02/04/2003 (17 years old)
Place of birth: Istanbul (Turkey)
Youth career: Galatasaray
Current club: Galatasaray
Squad number: 40
Current national team: Turkey U-17
Position: central defender, defensive midfielder
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): 50.000 €
Tournaments participated in: UEFA Youth League 2019/2020 (3/0)
Contract until: 30.06.2022
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: —
Similar type of player: Leonardo Bonucci
– tackling and intercepting
– ability to read the game
No significant weaknesses.
Style of play:
– dominant, technically gifted and elegant central defender
– perfect mix of a pure defender and ball-playing defender
– player with good body mass ratio, physical strength, power, stamina and natural fitness who feels comfortable in contact situations
– thanks to his passing ability, vision and football IQ he is able to play as a defensive midfielder as well, making him a more versatile and well-rounded player
– fast and agile with good coordination
– very accomplished for his age
– likes to spread play with good long-range diagonals
– feels very comfortable and has a good composure on the ball, making part of the team’s build-up process at the first instances
– well-fit, hard-working, and quick at anticipating the movement of the opponents
– concentrated player with very good reading of the game and anticipation
– known for his composure, elegance, ball-playing ability, and confidence in possession
– accurate, concentrate and tenacious tackler
– dominant in the air
– high tackling and interception rate
– decent ambidexterity using his left weaker foot
Bayram with a great timing tackle to stop his opponent.
Bayram very useful in the build-up – he charges with the ball forward and makes a good pass to his teammate.
He is best suited to playing as:
Central defender in 4-3-3.
League summary (as for 8 May 2020):
Süper Lig 2019/2020: 1 game/0 goals (Galatasaray)
Emin Bayram is a product of Galatasaray youth academy. He is a part of a very talented generation of Turkish U-17 players which includes, among others Burak Ince, Ravil Tagir, Ömer Faruk Beyaz, Emre Demir, Eren Güler, Yigit Emre Celtik, Bartug Elmaz, Melih Bostan, and Efecan Barlik. Bayram made his professional debut for Galatasaray on 4 December 2019 in a Turkish Cup game against Tuzlaspor in which he played the full 90 minutes.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
First team material in a top European club.