Esra Özkan

Esra Özkan (born September 8, 1996) is a Turkish women's football forward currently playing in the Turkish Women's First Football League for Kireçburnu Spor in Istanbul with jersey number 21.[1]

Esra Özkan
Esra Özkan for Ataşehir Belediyespor (October 2014).
Personal information
Date of birth (1996-09-08) September 8, 1996
Place of birth Üsküdar, Istanbul, Turkey
Playing position Midfielder, forward
Club information
Current team
Kireçburnu Spor
Number 21
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2013 Marmara Üniversitesispor 77 (27)
2014 Ataşehir Belediyespor 11 (3)
2015– Kireçburnu Spor 8 (3)
Total 96 (33)
National team
2011–2013 Turkey U-17 14 (0)
2013–2014 Turkey U-19 19
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of April 26, 2015
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of August 6, 2013



Esra Özkan obtained her license on November 15, 2007. She entered Marmara Üniversitesispor in the 2008–09 season. She played five full seasons, of which two were in the Turkish Women's First season. In the mid of the 2013–14 First League season, she transferred to Ataşehir Belediyespor.[2] She was capped 77 times and scored 27 goals with Marmara Üniversitesispor.[1]

Özkan serves as the captain of the girls' football team at her high school, which is a top-ranking team of the Turkish High School Girls' Football Championship.[3][4][5] She plays also futsal in her school team. She was part of the team representing Turkey at the 2014 ISF World Schools Futsal Championship held in Italy that became champion in the girls' category.[6][7]

In the second half of the 2014–15 season, she transferred to Istanbul-based Second League team Kireçburnu Spor. At the end of the season, her team enjoyed promotion to the Women's First League.[8]


She was called up to the Turkey women's U-17 team debuting in the 2012 UEFA Women's Under-17 Championship qualification match against the Serbian girls on September 29, 2011.[1]

Özkan was admitted to the Turkey women's U-19 team playing her first game in a friendly match against junior women from Bosnia and Herzegovina on April 3, 2013.[1]

Career statistics

As of match played April 26, 2015
Club Season League Continental National Total
Marmara Üniversitesispor 2008–09Second League 500050
2009–10First League 17000170
2010–11First League 22100221
2011–12Second League 1111501611
2012–13Second League 14141102514
2013–14First League 8162143
Total 77272229929
Ataşehir Belediyespor 2013–14First League 71101172
2014–15First League 4242
Total 113101214
Kireçburnu Spor 2014–15Second League 831093
Total 831093
Career total 963333312936


Turkey Women's First League
Ataşehir Belediyespor
Runners-up (1): 2013–14
ISF World Schools Futsal Championship
Mevlana Vocational High School
Winners (1): 2014


  1. "Oyuncular-Futbolcular: Esra Özkan". Türkiye Futbol Federasyonu. Retrieved 2014-06-29.
  2. G., Erdem (2014-01-10). "Ataşehir Belediye transferde hızlı". Yerel Futbol (in Turkish). Archived from the original on 2014-01-16. Retrieved 2014-06-29.
  3. Kenan, Recep. "Mevlana Lisesi Kız Futbol Takımı'ndan Asılsoy'a Ziyaret". Haberin Aslı (in Turkish). Retrieved 2014-06-29.
  4. "Mevlana Lisesi Şampiyonluğu Kutladı". Ataşehir'de Gündem (in Turkish). 2014-05-05. Retrieved 2014-06-29.
  5. Bahçekapılı, Alaettin & Deniz sarı (2013-03-11). "Mevlana Kız Lisesi futbolda Türkiye 2.cisi ..." Ataşehir Haberci gazete (in Turkish). Archived from the original on 2016-03-03. Retrieved 2014-06-29.
  6. "ISF Sports Futsal". ISF. Archived from the original on 2014-07-08. Retrieved 2014-06-28.
  7. "Şampiyonlardan İl Müdürümüze Ziyaret" (in Turkish). İstanbul Gençlik Hizmetleri ve Spor İl Müdürlüğü. Retrieved 2014-06-29.
  8. "Kadınlar 2. Ligi'nde şampiyon 1207 Antalya Muratpaşa Belediyespor" (in Turkish). Türkiye Futbol Federasyonu. 2015-04-29. Retrieved 2015-05-20.

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