13-year-old football talent Baki Ahmed, a native of Kardzhali, has received a call-up to participate in the expanded Turkish U14 national team. He is a football player of Istanbul Basaksehir FC. The pool of young players was formed from among 400 footballers monitored by the youth national team coaches and including footballers born in 2009. The selection took place in 3 stages with matches played within three months. This is a huge recognition of the work and achievements of Baki and his coaches at Istanbul Basaksehir.
“I still can’t believe that my son has received a call-up to the Turkey U14 national team. This is a pride for every parent!”, Baki’s father Sezai Ahmed said excitedly. He gives his heartiest thanks to all his coaches who are credited with his development.
Baki Ahmed has been playing soccer since he was 6 years old. He began his development as a football player in the children’s school of “CSKA 1948” and FC “Kardzhali”. He has won numerous team and individual awards. Coaches of “Istanbul Basaksehir” notice him at the next edition of the Zlatograd Cup tournament in 2021. Baky’s favorite team is Galatasaray and his favorite player is Kevin De Bruyne.
Guner SHUKRI, Ardino