ANKARA (Reuters) – Midfielder Mesut Ozil has left Fenerbahce after his contract was terminated by mutual consent and joined Turkish high flight rivals Istanbul Basaksehir on Thursday.
The 33-year-old former Real Madrid and Arsenal participant signed a one-year deal at Basaksehir with the choice of an extra 12 months, the membership mentioned.
Basaksehir completed fourth final season, eight factors behind second-placed Fenerbahce.
Ozil hadn’t performed for the membership since March following a row with then-interim boss Ismail Kartal. The former Germany worldwide solely performed 37 instances throughout his season-and-a-half in Turkey.
Ozil nonetheless had two years to run on his contract.
(Reporting by Ece Toksabay; Editing by Christian Radnedge)