Hamit Altintop is a muslim footballer and was born in 8 December 1982 and currently plays for Turkey and Real Madrid C.F. During the short stay of his club in Saudi Arabia, he and his friend Franck Ribery visited mecca to perform Omra.
It was located 70 km from Jeddah. He is actually a midfielder but can plays very well in defending and attacking if needed.
Altıntop started his professional career in local German club Wattenscheid in 2000 along with his brother. In season 2007-2008 Altintop then joined Bayern Munich on a free transfer and meet his friend Ribery there.