Arda Turan hits back at Turkey critics

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The Barcelona midfielder was loudly booed by his own fans as his side slumped to a 3-0 defeat to Spain which has left them bottom of Group D

Arda Turan has hit back at Turkey fans who booed him during their defeat to Spain and insists he has nothing to prove.

The Barcelona midfielder was loudly jeered in the second half of Turkey’s 3-0 loss which has left them bottom of Group D without a point.

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Fans also chanted ‘Arda out’ towards the Turkey captain, but the 29-year-old has defended his performances for his country.

"I have nothing to prove," he said.

"I have worn this shirt more than 90 times and the times I've played badly can be counted on the fingers of one hand."

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