Top facts about Ravil Tagir

Sun 09 May 2021 | 10:30

A look at the Top facts about Ravil Tagir including his childhood, love life, career and his most interesting quotes.

Ravil Tagir is a Turkish footballer who is currently playing as a defender for Istanbul Basaksehir football club and Turkish youth national team. Ravil Tagir is one of the hottest prospect in Europe and many big European clubs have been eager to secure his services. Liverpool, Manchester City and Dortmund are said to be interested in the youngster and Tagir himself has stated that he want to move to Europe and follow the footsteps of another Turkish star, Cengiz Under.

Ravil Tagir's biggest career breakthrough came in 2020 when he joined Istanbul Basaksehir. However, he was a well-known talent inside his own country even before the move. Tagir had a very great start to his career with Altınordu F.K. He rose through the club's academy and had some impressive displays at the Turkish second division league before moving to Basaksehir to play at the first division.

Despite being only 17 years old, Tagir has established himself among the most promising talents of the football world. Alongside former teammate, Burak Ince, Ravil Tagir has been Turkey's most talked about youngster. Ravil Tagir's nationality is Turkish, but he was born in Kazakhstan. Tagir has been a member of Turkey youth teams from U15 to U21 and has participated at many big tournaments.

Nicknamed the Turkish Wall for his amazing defensive displays, Tagir has played 8 games and has scored one goal for Basaksehir so far into the 20-21 season. By the time of writing this article, Ravil Tagir has scored 2 goals in 41 matches during his club career. His amazing form has attracted the interest of Europe's top clubs and we will have to wait and see how the rest of his career will go. For now let's have a look at the top

facts about Ravil Tagir


Top facts about Ravil Tagir you might want to know

In the following article we will take a look at the Top facts about Ravil Tagir. First we present you with some of the general information.

  • Full Name

    : Ravil Tagir

  • Date and Place of Birth

    : 6 May 2003 / Jambyl, Kazakhstan

  • Height & Weight:

    1.82 m /76 kg

  • Family Members

    : Gulali Tagir (Father), Sureyya (Mother), Tahir (Brother), Ismira (Sister)

  • Marital Status:


  • Girlfriends:

    Not known

  • Children

    : None

  • Current team

    : Istanbul Basaksehir

  • Jersey Number:

    24 at Istanbul Basaksehir

  • Zodiac Sign:


Ravil Tagir Birthday, Zodiac Sign and nationality

First part our article on top facts about Ravil Tagir is about his birthday.

Ravil Tagir Birthday

is at first day of August 1994. Ravil Tagir nationality is Turkish although he was born in Kazakhstan.

Ravil Tagir zodiac sign is Taurus. He shares his birthday with many great stars from football and other fields. Some of the most famous figures born on 6th of May are:

Footballers: Dani Alves, Dries Mertens, Mateo Kovacic and Graeme Souness / Actors and Actresses: George Clooney, Adrianne Palicki and Gabourey Sidibe/ Singers: Bob Seger

Ravil Tagir Childhood story

At this part we will look at the top facts about

Ravil Tagir Childhood

story as well as the family and the background he grew up in.

Ravil Tagir was born into a family of football fans from Jambyl, Kazakhstan. The reason of his parent's immigration to Turkey is not known but they surely encouraged their son from early age to pursue his dreams of becoming a footballer. Tagir is the third child in his family. He has an older sister, Ismira and an older brother, tahir.

Despite Tagir success, his parent has said that they do not want any financial help from him and their only expectation from him is that he stays the person he is.

“We do not expect money from Ravil. Our only wish is for him not to change and continue to be the person he is. There is not a more valuable gift for parents."

Tagir joined Altinordu FK youth academy from Bursa Kulturspor in 2016 when he was 13 years old. He stayed at the academy for the next three years. He proved himself to be an exceptional talent. He made an immediate impact upon joining the club. He rose through the ranks easily and made his debut for the senior side in 2019.

According to Tagir's father, the president of Mehmet Ozkan has had the biggest influence on Ravil's career.

"He took Ravil at the age of 12 and brought him to this point. We cannot afford to pay him for that. I would love for Ravil to play in Europe, but President Ozkan makes the right decision about his future, career and transfer. We stand behind every decision he makes. That's why we signed the contract without ever reading it,"

"Ravil took his calmness and discipline from his mother and his hard work from me. I want these features to remain unchanged. My biggest recommendation is to continue to maintain an upright posture. Stamps are earned everywhere, but you need character to keep that up."

Ravil's mother, Sureyya is also happy for her son and has shared her experience of being a mother of a professional footballer.

"It is difficult to be a footballer mother. I sometimes get happy and sometimes upset while watching their matches. When he gets injured, I am stressed. But he's a strong boy. He received a good education both in the family and in Altınordu. Now it is only up to him. Our only wish is to continue on its way without spoiling his life and career. The president looks after Ravil like his own child and we are grateful for it."

Ravil's brother Tahir and his sister İsmira has said that they are happy that many big clubs are monitoring their brother's situation and they hope he ends up playing at Europe.

Europe's most important clubs want our brother, how happy we are. We are always by his side. God willing, we will watch Ravil playing in the biggest clubs of the world"

(All the quotes of this part are from Ravil's family interview with Turkish website, Skor.)

Tagir's idol has been the Turkish defender, Soyuncu who, like Tagir started his amateur career at Altinordu FK youth academy and went on to join Premier League giants, Leicester City.

Ravil Tagir girlfriend, Relationships and Marital Status

There is no official news about

Ravil Tagir girlfriend

, which is not a surprise since the talented teenagers is only 17 years old and is experiencing his first season in the spotlight of the football world. But it will surely not be long before Turkish new jewel finds love or gives an update on his relationship status. Especially since he is getting attention from media and fans. Any new information about Ravil Tagir love life will be published here at



Ravil Tagir career

On 29 June 2019, Altınordu announced that Tagir signed his first professional contract with them. Tagir made his TFF First League debut against Hatayspor on 18 August 2019, in which Altınordu lost 1–0. On 14 February 2020, he scored his first goal at professional level against Osmanlıspor FK, ended 2–2.

In the summer of 2020, Istanbul Basaksehir F.K. announced the transfer of Tagir, for an agreed €2.5m transfer fee, with a 30% future sales commission for Altınordu FK. On 28 September 2020. The two clubs agreed for a 3-season-long contract. Tagir made his Super Lig debut against Denizlispor on week 10 of Lig 2020–21 season, which ended with a 3–3 draw, at Basaksehir Fatih Terim Stadium, on 28 November 2020.

Tagir was included in match squad at 2020 Turkish Super Cup Final, however; he was an unused player against Trabzonspor, played on 27 January 2021 at a delayed fixture due to COVID-19 pandemic which Basaksehir lost 1–2.

Tagir has played 8 games so far for Basaksehir in the 20-21 season. His first and only goal for the club was scored with a header in the game against Tuzlaspor, which Basaksehir won 5-1. Given his enormous talent, many big European clubs, including Liverpool and Manchester city are battling each other over securing his services and we will have to wait and see which team will be his next destination.

Ravil Tagir Net worth, Salary and Market Value

Ravil Tagir net worth

is estimated to be 1 to 5 million Euros in 2021, including all of his properties and earnings.

Ravil Tagir market value

is at 3 million Euros. Ravil Tagir salary in 2021 is not known.

Ravil Tagir Transfermarket stats

According to

Ravil Tagir Transfermarket

stats, he has played a total of 41 games for two team. He has scored 2 goals and has provided no assists in those games.

Ravil Tagir Transfermarket stats shows why he is considered among the most promising defenders in the world. He is often praised for his great physicality, work rate and team play on the pitch. Ravil Tagir finished his career spell at the Turkish second division with 1 goal in 35 games for Altinordu. He has scored 1 goal in 8 games for Basaksehir so far into his career.

Ravil Tagir main position is the central defender but he has played as a defensive midfielder and a left back as well. During his career, Ravil Tagir has played 39 games as a central defender, 1 game as a defensive midfield and 1 game as a left back.

On the international level Ravil Tagir Transfermarket stats shows that he is yet to be invited to Turkey national team. Ravil Tagir has been a member of Turkey youth teams from U15 to U23. He was first called up to Turkey U15 in May 2018. He played 4 games for the team before being promoted to the U16 team, where he had his best international record by scoring 3 goals in 12 games. Tagir played his first U-16 game against Scotland on 22 August 2018, in which he scored the opening goal as game ended 2–0 for Turkey, at St. George Park Tournament.

Tagir played 1 game for Turkey U19 before getting a call up to the U21 team, despite being only 17. Tagir was invited to Turkey U-21 team for first time by coach Vedat İnceefe, for the qualification stage game of 2021 UEFA European Under-21 Championship, against England U-21 on 30 August 2019.

He earned his first U-21 cap, as a starter, at 2021 UEFA U-21 Championship qualification stage against England U-21, which Turkey lost 2–3. He has played 6 games for the team and it seems only a matter of time before he earns his first call up to Turkey senior side. In total Tagir has scored 3 goals in 23 games throughout his international career.

Some Short top facts about Ravil Tagir

  • Like many other football stars, Ravil Tagir is passionate about playing video games, especially the FIFA game. Ravil Tagir rating in FIFA 21 is 60 (his overall rating) with a potential of 81. Ravil Tagir has got a 2-star skill moves rating.

  • Ravil Tagir religion

    is Islam. He is a Muslim by birth. It is not known whether he is a devoted religious person or not.

  • Ravil Tagir nickname is the Turkish wall which is given to him by his fans and colleagues because of his strong physic and tall body.

  • Ravil Tagir's favorite sports besides football is swimming.

  • Manchester City's German star, İlkay Gundogan who has Turkish roots praised Ravil Tagir in one of his interviews in 2019. Gundogan labelled Tagir a great talent and his interview attracted even more interests toward the talented teenager.

Ravil Tagir is active in social media. Ravil Tagir Instagram account,


has around 6k followers.

Ravil Tagir Height is 1.82 meters. Ravil Tagir weight is 75 kg.

Ravil Tagir position

is the central defender although he has also played many games as defensive midfielder and as a left back too. Ravil Tagir age is 17.

The most interesting facts about

Ravil Tagir tattoos

is that he does not have a tattoo on his body.

Ravil Tagir Quote

One of the most amusing parts of SportMob's article on top

facts about Ravil Tagir

is a look back at his most interesting and controversial quotes about himself and other players.

On his objectives for the future:

I want to follow the same path as Cengiz Under. My primary goal is to become a regular for my new team and thus wear the national team jersey. Then I would like to move to Europe like Under.

On his time at Altinordu:

I worked hard for this transfer. I was at Altinordu for years and enjoyed a great training there. In this respect Altinordu distinguishes itself from other clubs. I owe both my discipline and other distinguishing qualities to the club. A new adventure begins for me at Basaksehir.

On his time with Turkey youth national team:

This is a completely different platform. These are games that everyone watches, watches and many clubs send their scouts to. I keep hearing that these games are being followed. Therefore we have to approach the matter with the utmost concentration. We also represent our country, which is a great honor for us.

On his idols as a footballer:

My goal is the senior national team and that's why I especially follow the defenders. Since Söyüncü also comes from the Altinordu youth, I was able to observe his development up close. His career path and discipline are great. He was my role model in the Altinordu offspring. When I'm at this level, I think I'll wear the senior team's jersey too. Of course, I'll only be able to do that with hard work.

Ravil Tagir records and achievements

We round up our article on the top facts about Ravil Tagir with a list of his most notable achievements and records at club and international level.

Ravil Tagir has not won any collective and individual awards so far into his career, which is not a surprise since he is only 18 years old. The talented defender is on the verge of a transfer to Europe and the sky seems to be the limit for the Turkish youngster.

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