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Klinsmann relieved by Jones' move to Besiktas Video

Doug McIntyre | ESPN FC | January, 31 2014

CARSON, Calif. -- U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann is happy -- and also relieved -- that key midfielder Jermaine Jones has left German club Schalke for Turkish giant Besiktas. Jones signed a short-term deal with Besiktas on Thursday after his contr...

U.S. international Jones (Schalke) joins Besiktas

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | January, 30 2014

U.S. international Jermaine Jones, 32, has joined the Turkish SuperLig club Besiktas. In early January, Jones was told he could leave his old club Schalke and with the transfer window closing this Friday, the U.S. international has finally found...

Gala handed win after Besiktas trouble

PA Sport | October, 22 2013

Galatasaray have been awarded a walkover 3-0 win after Besiktas fans forced a Super Lig match between the Istanbul rivals to be abandoned by invading the pitch. The Turkish Football Federation's disciplinary committee met on Tuesday to discuss...

Besiktas-Gala abandoned after crowd violence

ESPN staff | September, 23 2013

The Turkish Super Lig derby between giants Galatasaray and Besiktas was abandoned on Sunday night after supporters from both sides stormed the pitch in injury time. Violence erupted in the 92nd minute after Gala midfielder Felipe Melo was sent...

Karim Frei leaves Fulham to join Besiktas

ESPN staff | September, 6 2013

Kerim Frei has left Fulham to join Turkish side Besiktas. The Turkey international, 19, had been unable to force his way into Martin Jol’s plans after arriving at Craven Cottage in 2010. Jol said: “Kerim has progressed well throu...

Buttner agent slams United over failed loan

Richard Jolly | September, 5 2013

Alexander Buttner’s agent has criticised Manchester United for their "unbelievable" failure to sign Fabio Coentrao on transfer deadline day, which meant that the Dutchman was denied a loan move of his own. • Okwonga:&...

Report: Besiktas sign Kerim Frei Video

Kristan Heneage | September, 5 2013

Beşiktaş have signed Fulham winger Kerim Frei for €3 million on a four-year-deal according to DHA. • Mison:  The perfect storm Frei, 19, joined the London club from Grasshoppers Zurich in 2010 and made his first...

Besiktas eye Adebayor, Soldado lined up

ESPN staff, Duncan McMath | July, 29 2013

Besiktas remain keen in their pursuit of Tottenham Hotspur striker Emmanuel Adebayor, who is set to be replaced at White Hart Lane by Spain striker Roberto Soldado. - Crace: Bale bid too big to refuse - Rigg: Bale saga nears endgame Adebay...

Besiktas boss 'love' to have Ronaldinho

ESPN staff | August, 2 2013

Besiktas coach Slaven Bilic admitted he would ‘love’ to bring World Cup winner Ronaldinho to the Turkish club. Former World Player of the Year Ronaldinho sparked his Brazilian club Atletico Mineiro to the final of the Copa Libertad...

Alfred N’Diaye close to leaving Sunderland

Kristan Heneage | July, 23 2013

Sunderland’s Alfred N’Diaye is edging closer to a return to Turkish football after Eskisehirspor’s vice-president confirmed the two clubs were in advanced negotiations.  N’Diaye, 23,  joined the Black Cats in ...

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