Done Deal: Togolese Captain Adebayor Joins Turkish Side Basaksehir
Hawks of Togo captain, Emmanuel Sheyi Adebayor has joined Turkish Super League side Istanbul Basaksehir after signing an 18-month deal with the club.
Adebayor, who recently featured for the Hawks of Togo at the ongoing 2017 AFCON as they crashed out if the group stage in Group C, has been a free agent since leaving English Premier League (EPL) strugglers Crystal Palace last season.
The move was confirmed by the club’s director Mustafa Erogut, who said: “He was one of the players on our transfer short list.” He returned with a positive report and we then contacted Adebayor.
“The player is impressed by the club’s project and the president’s vision so it is clear to us that the club and the player will contribute to each other,” he further added.