In the message published on the website of the German club, it was stated that Bayern Munich was mourning for its former footballer Erhan Önal.
It was noted in the message that Önal came to Germany at the age of 7 and transferred from TSV Munich Ost team to Bayern Munich in 1973, where he showed the success of playing in the Bundesliga as the first Turkish immigrant boy.
Bayern Munich Chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, on the other hand, said that Erhan Önal was very popular in the team and among the fans, “He always said,” I am a Bavarian Turk. ” “He was a friendly person. We will miss him and always keep it in our memory.” used the expression.
Club President Herbert Hainer also stated that Önal was mourning with his relatives and emphasized that Önal wrote a part of German football history and would always be a part of the club.
Erhan Önal wore the Bayern Munich jersey 18 times.
In addition to this club Standard Liege as foreground wearing the jersey in Belgium, he was transferred to Fenerbahce in Turkey in 1982 as the first. Having played in the yellow-blue team for a short time, Önal returned to the Belgian team again.
Önal, who was transferred to Galatasaray in 1985, played in the yellow-red team for 7 seasons.