Enes Ünal Becomes the Most Played Turkish Footballer in La Liga

Struggling to stay in the league in La Liga, Getafe defeated Celta Vigo 1-0 with Enes Ünal’s penalty goal. Enes Ünal, who played in 196 matches in La Liga, surpassed Nihat Kahveci to become the Turkish player who played the most in this organization.

National football player Enes Ünal, who played in Getafe, one of the Spanish 1st Football League (La Liga) teams, brought the victory to his team against Celta Vigo with his goal.

Struggling to stay in La Liga, Getafe defeated Celta Vigo 1-0 in the 33rd week match.

Enes Ünal was dropped in the penalty area in the 2nd minute of the match, giving his team a penalty. Enes, who turned the penalty into a goal, gave his team a 1-0 lead.

Enes, who took the field in the first 11 and remained in the game until the end of the match, stood out as one of the best on the field.

In the 78th minute, Celta Vigo’s Joseph Aidoo received a second yellow card after fouling Enes Ünal and was ejected from the game with a red card.


Enes, 90+2. He was suspended due to the yellow card he saw in the second minute and will not be able to play in the away match against Real Madrid on 13 May.

Increasing the total number of goals to 14 this season, Enes is the 3rd top scorer in La Liga, along with Jose Luis Mato from Espanyol, after Barcelona’s Robert Lewandowski (19 goals) and Karim Benzema’s (17 goals).


Enes Ünal surpassed Nihat Kahveci to become the Turkish player with the most appearances in the Spanish La Liga.

Enes Ünal, who played in 98 games with Getafe, 68 games with Valladolid, 23 games with Villarreal and 7 games with Levante, broke records in this field. The 25-year-old player contributed 52 goals and 14 assists in 196 games in total.

Ece Nagihan

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