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Oktay Derelioğlu

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Full nameOktay Derelioğlu
Date of birthDecember 17, 1975(age 41)
Place of birthIstanbul, Turkey
Height1.79 m (5 ft 10.4 in)
Playing positionForward (retired)

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Oktay Derelioğlu (born 17 December 1975) is Turkish former international footballer. Derelioğlu played as a forward and is notable for his goal against Belgium during the qualifying rounds of the 1998 FIFA World Cup. The goal started at midfield before Derelioğlu jinked past six Belgian defenders, one of them twice, mimicking Diego Maradona's "Goal of the Century".

Derelioğlu holds the record for most goals in European competitions for Beşiktaş with 14.

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