Aiming to become a champion in the new season and Okan Buruk, Galatasaray staff accelerate their transfer efforts. In the yellow-red people, the administrators reached an agreement in the negotiations on the transfer of the world’s most famous football player. He learned that negotiations with experienced midfielders continue. MİLLİYET comes down to the details.
THREE FORCES FOR THE DEFENSE
The staff of Galatasaray changed the defensive line for the next season. The yellow-red people transferred Abdülkerim Bardakcı, who attracted attention with his successful performance in Konyaspor, for 2 million 800 thousand euros. A 3+1 year contract was signed with the experienced soccer player. Altay’s young left back Kazımcan Karataş has also signed with Galatasaray. A 5-year contract was signed with the 19-year-old football player. A testimonial fee of 20 million TL was paid by Altay for Kazımcan Karataş. Do not consider Sacha Boey in the squad next season, the yellow-red include right back Leo Dubois. A transfer fee of 2 million 500 thousand euros was paid to Olympique Lyon for the French right back.
With the departure of Mostafa Mohamed and Mbaye Diagne from the yellow-red team, Haris Seferovic was included in the gap created in the front line. The Swiss striker is on loan from Benfica until the end of the season. 1 million euro rental fee paid for Haris Seferovic. It has been reported that the 30-year-old striker also includes a purchase option clause in his contract.
TWO MOVEMENTS TO THE MIDDLE
Two players have been included in the midfield rotation of Galatasaray so far. An agreement was reached with Sergio Oliveira from Porto. A 4-year contract was signed with the Portuguese midfielder. Galatasaray paid a transfer fee of 3 million euros to Porto to transfer Sergio Oliveira. The second move of the yellow-reds in the midfield setup is Fredrik Midtsjö. They found a 3-year contract with the 28-year-old midfielder.
NEW TARGET LUCAS TORREIRA
The new goal was determined in the transfer study of the Super League giant. The Yellow-Reds have started negotiations to add Lucas Torreira from Arsenal to their team. Details of Galatasaray’s deal with Arsenal have been revealed.
BOND SERVICES ARE DEFINED
In the negotiations between Galatasaray and Arsenal, the details of the agreement became clear. The yellow-red players signed an agreement with the Premier League giants in return for a bonus of 5 million 500 thousand euros plus 1 million 500 thousand euros.
DIFFERENCE OF 1 MILLION EUROS
Now it’s time to convince Torreira. A 3+1 year contract signed with the 26-year-old football player. The Star midfielder, who has no difficulties during the contract period, demands 3.5 million euros as an annual salary. The yellow-reds offer 2.5 million euros plus bonuses.
MUSLERA IN ACTION TOO
For Lucas Torreira to accept Galatasaray’s offer, his compatriot Fernando Muslera also entered. He stated that Muslera met with Torreira, who played with the national team of Uruguay, and made an effort for the star player to make a positive decision.
IT WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE END OF THE SEASON
Lucas Torreira’s contract with Arsenal expires on June 30, 2023. The Uruguayan soccer player’s current market value is shown as 20 million euros.
7 BROKEN THROAT
The 26-year-old player played for Fiorentina on loan last season. The experienced midfielder had the chance to play in 35 matches during this period. Lucas Torreira managed to clear the opponent’s net 5 times. Uruguayan soccer player gives his teammates 2 assists.
28 MILLION EUROS PAID
Lucas Torreira, who grew up in the infrastructure of Montevideo Wanderers, later wore the jersey of Pescara, Sampdoria, Arsenal, Atletico Madrid and Fiorentina. Arsenal paid 28 million 650 thousand euros for the Uruguayan football player at the beginning of the 2018-2019 season. Lucas Torreira has won the Uruguay national team jersey 39 times.
OKAN BURUK CUT TICKETS FOR TWO NAMES
The names that were not considered in next season’s squad structure at Galatasaray started to become clear. In the yellow-red team, coach Okan Buruk approved the departure of Alexandru Cicaldau and Ömer Bayram from the team. It came to the fore that Galatasaray’s experienced left side Ömer Bayram will go to another team with a transfer fee. In the case of Alexandru Cicaldau, the transfer was approved.