Football: Podolski joins Antalyaspor, returns to Turkey
34-year-old World Cup winner inks deal until end of 2020/2021 season
The 2014 FIFA World Cup winner, Lukas Podolski from Germany joined Turkish Super Lig club Antalyaspor on Thursday.
"Willkommen - Welcome - Hoş Geldin @Podolski10 #BizAntalyasporuz," the club said on their Twitter account.
The video also showed Podolski's number 11 shirt.
Podolski's deal will keep the World Cup winner with Antalyaspor until the end of 2020/2021 season.
Poland-born Podolski, 34, previously played for German clubs FC Cologne and Bayern Munich, England's Arsenal, Italian team Inter Milan, Turkey's Galatasaray and Vissel Kobe of Japan.
Podolski was a Galatasaray player from 2015 to 2017 and in his two-year-spell in the Istanbul club he scored 34 goals in 75 appearances.
He last played for Vissel Kobe, producing 17 goals in 60 matches.
Podolski was a former German international as he netted 49 goals in 130 games for his nation.
He was part of Germany in the 2006, 2010 and 2014 World Cup tournaments.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.