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Tolga Zengin

Tolga Zengin
Personal information
Full nameTolga Zengin
Date of birthOctober 10, 1983(age 33)
Place of birthHopa, Artvin, Turkey
Height1.92 m
Playing positionGoalkeeper
Club information
Current clubTrabzonspor

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Tolga Zengin (born October 10, 1983 in Hopa, Turkey) is a Turkish football goalkeeper. He currently plays for Trabzonspor, a Turkish club. Standing at 192 cm (almost 6'4") and weighing 81 kg (about 179 lbs), he wears the number 29 jersey. His impressive performances at the start of the 2006 07 season earned him a call-up to the Turkey national football team squad for a friendly against Luxembourg in August 2006.

Tolga is in Turkey squad at UEFA Euro 2008. In response to several players being unable to play due to sanctions or injuries, manager Fatih Terim hinted that he may be called up as a field player. Turkey made it to the Semi-finals, losing to Germany, 2 3.

Tolga gained a lot of attention in Europe and all over the world with his performance in an away game in UEFA Champions League against Internazionale in, 2011-12 season. His team Trabzonspor had beat Internazionale 1-0 in that game. He stated that the game against Inter was his best performance in his career.

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