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Fenerbahce secure Yobo

August 4, 2012
By ESPN staff

Fenerbahce have announced the permanent signing of Everton defender Joseph Yobo.

Joseph Yobo
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Yobo, 31, has spent the last two seasons on loan at Fenerbahce, and the Turkish club have now moved to secure his signature on a permanent basis.

The Nigerian has signed a three-year deal with Fener, where he has made 62 league appearances and scored two goals.

Yobo signed for Everton from Marseille in 2002 for £3.5 million and went on to start 182 Premier League matches for the club.