Turkish defender Alpaslan Ozturk joins Galatasaray
27-year-old inks 3-year contract with Istanbul football club
Defender Alpaslan Ozturk has joined Turkey's Galatasaray football club, the Lions announced on Friday.
The 16.5 million Turkish liras (almost $2 million) deal has been finalized for three years.
The 27-year-old has made appearances for Belgium's Standard Liege and several Turkish sides including Kasimpasa, Eskisehirspor, Elazigspor, and Goztepe.
Separately, Aytac Kara also moved to the Istanbul side from Kasimpasa. Galatasaray will give a total of $2.15 million to Kara for three seasons.
The 28-year-old midfielder has also played for Bursaspor, Trabzonspor, Yeni Malatyaspor, and Eskisehirspor.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.