Merve Aladağ

Merve Aladağ (1 March 1993) is a Turkish women's football striker currently playing in the Turkish First League for Kdz. Ereğli Belediye Spor with jersey number 23.[1] With her team, she has also played the Champions League. She is a member of the Turkish national team, having made her official debut on 23 November 2011 against Romania, and as a junior international she played the 2012 U-19 European Championship.[2]

Merve Aladağ
Merve Aladağ for Ataşehir Belediyespor (October 2014).
Personal information
Full name Merve Aladağ
Date of birth (1993-03-01) 1 March 1993
Place of birth Akçadağ, Malatya, Turkey
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Kdz. Ereğli Belediye Spor
Number 23
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2009 Malatya Gençlik Spor 3 (2)
2009–2011 Altınşehir Lisesi Spor 27 (25)
2011–2015 Ataşehir Belediyespor 72 (62)
2016–2018 Kireçburnu Spor 43 (17)
2018– Kdz. Ereğli Belediye Spor 6 (1)
Total 151 (107)
National team
2009 Turkey U-17 8 (1)
2009 Turkey U-19 10 (3)
2011–2012 Turkey 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of February 23, 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of September 19, 2012

Playing career


She began her career in the high school team of Altınşehir Lisesi Spor, which played in the Turkish Women's Second Football League. Appeared in 17 league matches in the 2010–11 season, she scored a total of 21 goals.[1]

The next season, she was transferred by Ataşehir Belediyesi, a club competing in the Turkish Women's First League. Aladağ netted 27 goals in 21 matches in the 2011–12 season, was named Top Scorer (Turkish: Gol kraliçesi) and enjoyed her first league championship.[3] She played in three matches at the 2011–12 UEFA Women's Champions League and scored the only goals of her team in two matches.[4][5] In the 2012–13 season, she netted 12 goals for Ataşehir Belediyesi in 17 matches.[1]

In the beginning of the 2015–16 league season, Merve Aladağ was ttransferred by Kireçburnu Spor.[6] After three seasons with the Istanbul-based club, she moved to Kdz. Ereğlispor in October 2018.[7]

International goals
13 August 2011Asim Ferhatović Hase Stadium Sarajevo Canton, Bosnia and Herzegovina SFK 2000 Sarajevo1–42011–12 UEFA Women's Champions League – Group 41
18 August 2011Asim Ferhatović Hase Stadium Sarajevo Canton, Bosnia and Herzegovina CFF Olimpia Cluj1–41
11 August 2012Lendava Sports Park Lendava, Slovenia Gintra Universitetas3–22012–13 UEFA Women's Champions League – Group 11


Aladağ made her national team debut on 23 November 2011 in the UEFA Women's Euro 2013 qualifying – Group 2 match against the Romanian team.[8]

She played for the Turkey U-19 national team in four games, the first on 8 May 2012. She scored a goal in the friendly match against the Hungarian team on 8 May 2012.[9]

International goals (1)
24 September 2009Byca Arena Buca, Turkey Georgia13–02010 UEFA Women's U-19 Championship First qualifying round – Group 72
  • (1) Friendly matches not included

Career statistics

As of February 23, 2019.[1]
Club Season League Continental National Total
Malatya Gençlik Spor 2006–2009 Second League 324072
Total 324072
Altınşehir Lisesi Spor 2009–10 Second League 10493197
2010–11 Second League 1721902621
Total 2725933628
Ataşehir Belediyespor 2011–12 First League 212732713130
2012–13 First League 171231202213
2013–14 First League 14300143
2014–15 First League 1517001517
2015–16 First League 530053
Total 726263918766
Kireçburnu Spor 2015–16 First League 740074
2016–17 First League 19500195
2017–18 First League 17800178
Total 4317004317
Kdz. Ereğli Belediye Spor 2018–19 First League 610061
Total 610061
Career total 15110763224179114



Turkey Women's First Football League
Ataşehir Belediyespor
Winners (1): 2011–12
Runners-up (3): 2012–13, 2013–14, 2014–15


Turkish Women's First League
Top Scorer 2011–12 – (27 goals) with Ataşehir Belediyespor


  1. "Player Details-Merve Aladağ". Türkiye Futbol Federasyonu. Retrieved 2013-12-05.
  2. "Merve Aldağ". UEFA. Retrieved 2013-12-05.
  3. "Merve Aladağ: "Gol kraliçesi olmak gurur verdi"" (in Turkish). Türkiye Futbol Federasyonu. 2012-06-15. Retrieved 2013-12-20.
  4. "Ataşehir Belediye farklı mağlup oldu". NTV Spor (in Turkish). 2011-08-13. Retrieved 2013-12-05.
  5. "Ataşehir Belediyespor 1 – 4 Olimpia Cluj" (in Turkish). Türkiye Futbol Federasyonu. 2011-08-16. Retrieved 2013-12-05.
  6. Ayyıldız, Emin (2016-01-20). "Merve Aladağ Kireçburnu'nda". Sarıyer Martı (in Turkish). Retrieved 2016-02-20.
  7. "Ereğli'ye golcü geldi..." Yeni Adım (in Turkish). Retrieved 11 February 2019.
  8. "Avrupa Şampiyonası 2013 Finalleri (Kadınlar Milli) Türkiye 1–2 Romanya" (in Turkish). Türkiye Futbol Federasyonu. Retrieved 2013-12-05.
  9. "Özel Maç (Kadınlar U-19 Milli) Macaristan 1–5 Türkiye" (in Turkish). Türkiye Futbol Federasyonu. Retrieved 2013-12-05.
This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.