Football: Turkish midfielder joins Feyenoord on loan
Dutch club announce signing of Oguzhan Ozyakup on loan from Turkish team Besiktas
The Dutch Eredivisie club Feyenoord signed Turkish midfielder Oguzhan Ozyakup on loan from Turkish club Besiktas until the end of 2019-2020 season.
Feyenoord announced their new transfer on their website and shared a special video on Twitter to welcome Ozyakup on Wednesday.
Born in Zaandam city of the Netherlands to a family of Turkish origin, Ozyakup’s youth career started in the same country before he joined Arsenal's football academy in London in 2008.
The 27-year-old midfielder made his senior debut with the London club against Shrewsbury Town in a League Cup match on Sep. 2011.
He only played two matches for the Gunners and moved to Turkish Super Lig club Besiktas in 2012.
Having won two Turkish league titles with the Black Eagles, Ozyakup scored 31 goals and made 57 assists in 268 matches for Istanbul club.
He made 20 appearances in this season.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.