Hakan Calhanoglu, born 8 February 1994, is a Turkish professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for German club Milan and the Turkey national team. He is famed for his set piece ability. He began his career at Karlsruher SC in 2010 and moved to top-flight side Hamburger SV two years later, spending another season back at his first club on loan. His performance in his first Bundesliga season earned him a €14.5 million transfer to Leverkusen in 2014. Born in Germany, Calhanoglu opted to represent his ancestral Turkey at international level, making his senior debut in 2013.