Rustu Recber is a former Turkish International Football player. He is currently working as a sports executive. He has come into the limelight again when he tested as coronavirus positive. Scroll down to know more about Rustu Recber Wiki, Bio, Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Coronavirus & Net Worth.
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Rustu Recber Biography
Rustu Recber is a retired Turkish International football player and a current sports executive was born on 10th May of 1973 in Korkuteli. During his professional career, he played as a goalkeeper for Fenerbahce, Antalyaspor, Besiktas, and Barcelona. He was part of the Turkish national squad that reached the semi-finals at the 2002 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2008.
Rustu Recber Career
Rustu started his career at nearby Antalyaspor he changed from a forward to a goalkeeper. At the beginning of his career he missed out on moves to two of the Istanbul- based Big Three of Turkish football and in the year 1993 he moved to Besiktas fell through when he was seriously injured in a car crash. In July 2003 Rustu was very close to signing for Arsenal, but he had a dispute with manager Arene Wenger who he felt insulted his fitness.
Later he joined LA Liga club Barcelona. After playing just four league games he was taken back to Fenerbahce in 2004 and on 28th July 2005 he was extended for one another year. In 2002 Fifa World Cup Turkey finished third in Japan and South Korea. On 26th March 2005 Captain Rustu gained his 100th cap in 2-0 home win over Albania in 2006 FIFA World Cup qualification.
Rustu Recber Personal life
Rustu married Isil Recber and the couple has to children a boy and a girl. The couple first met in 1994 when Rustu signed for Fenerbahce from Analyapor. Rustu used to be a Galatasaray supporter in his childhood. His son Burak who was born in 2007 plays football at Galatasaray academy.
In March 2020 Recber tested positive for Coronavirus and was admitted to the hospital for isolation. As per Rustu’s wife, Instagram post, this 46 years old Rustu Recber is tested was tested positive with coronavirus. However, Isil Recber confirmed that she and her daughter and son were tested negative.
Rustu Recber Physical Appearance
Height: 6 feet 2 inches
Weight: 85 kg
Rustu Recber Networth
According to a known source as of 2019, the net worth of Rustu Recber is 7.5 Million.