Galatasaray have announced the completion of the signing of Ivory Coast international defender Emmanuel Eboue from English Premier League giants Arsenal for a reported fee of 3.5 million euros.
A statement on the Premier League club’s website read: “Arsenal have agreed terms with Turkish side Galatasaray for the transfer of Emmanuel Eboue. Everyone at Arsenal thanks Manu for his contribution towards the club and wishes him the best of luck for the future.”
Galatasaray have recently been looking to the English Premier League as they look to build on last season’s disappointing eighth place finish, Eboue joins former Bolton striker Johan Elmander at the Galatasaray. Brazilian International midfielder Felipe Melo also joined on loan from Italian club Juventus as Galatasaray look to buy big in order to compete next season at the top level.