Aziz Behich Player Profile

Player Details

  • Full Name: Aziz Eraltay Behich
  • Born: December 16th, 1990 (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia)
  • Height: 5' 7
  • Position: Left Back
  • Signed: July 27th, 2022
  • First Manager: Jack Ross
  • Career Totals: 1 appearance
  • Also Played For: Bursaspor, Giresunspor, Green Gully, Hume City, İstanbul Başakşehir, Kayserispor, Melbourne Heart, Melbourne Victory, PSV Eindhoven


Playing History


Season Win % Draw % Loss %
2022-23 1 0 0 0 0.0% 0.0% 100.0%
Totals: 1 (0) 0


 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 Cln = Clean Sheets | CtGR = Clean Sheets to Games Ratio | W/D/L - Games won, drawn or lost as percentage of games played in
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals

 Recent First Team Starts
 11/08/22 3rd Qualifying Round 2nd Leg vs. AZ Alkmaar (A) 0 - 7

 Recent First Team Goals
 None

 List of Goals Scored
None

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 11/08/22 3rd Qualifying Round 2nd Leg vs. AZ Alkmaar (A)  0 - 7


Biography


Born of of Turkish Cypriot origin, Aziz started out in the junior divisions of Australian football, playing with Green Gully SC and also attending the David Beckham Academy. He made his professional debut for Melbourne Victory in 2009 and soon after played with Hume City before joining Melbourne Heart for a three year spell between 2010 and 2013.

He then moved to Turkey to join Bursaspor, where he spent the longest part of his career, making 122 appearances for the club. Aziz has been capped over fifty times by Australia, the left wing-back helped his country to claim 2015 Asian Cup success and starred in three games for Socceroos at the 2018 World Cup. He later joined PSV Eindhoven and had spells thereafter in Turkey before joining Giresunspor in 2021. After one season he was released.

In July 2022, Aziz joined United on a two year deal after leaving Giresunspor in the summer.

Last updated on Saturday, July 30th, 2022 by N Harkiss.

Squad Numbers


16

Season:
2022-23





Debut

August 11th, 2022
AZ Alkmaar 7 - 0 Dundee United

UEFA Conference League (3rd Qualifying Round 2nd Leg)


International Career (Australia)


Caps: 52

Goals: 2

International Debut: November 14th, 2012 v. South Korea


Timeline


  • Date of Birth


    Aziz was born on this date in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.


  • International Debut


    Aziz earned his first International cap for Australia, playing against South Korea.


  • Signed For Dundee United


    Aziz joined United on a two year deal after leaving Turkish side Giresunspor in the summer.


  • First Team Debut

    AZ Alkmaar 7 - 0 Dundee United
    UEFA Conference League (3rd Qualifying Round 2nd Leg)