(Stoke City midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo on Wednesday joined Galatasary on loan for the rest of the season.
Super Eagles midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo has expressed his excitement after he sealed a year loan deal with Turkish club Galatasary.
The contract involves Galatasaray agreeing to pay Stoke City a loan fee of 675,000 euros, with an option to buy set at 7.5 million euros before the end of the midfielder’s loan spell.
I am excited to announce my arrival at Galatasaray, I am looking forward to this amazing opportunity and I am happy to be part of such a historic club.
— Etebo Karo (@etebo_karo) September 9, 2020
I am very happy to have come to such a big and historic club,” Etebo told Galatasaray TV after the deal was sealed.
“Thank you to our president and our vice presidents for their warm welcome.
“I really felt at home. See you at the championship at the end of the season. On this occasion, I would like to thank our President, all technical staff, and all our fans for a warm welcome.”
The stoke city midfielder spent last season on loan in the Spanish LaLiga with Getafe but failed to make most of his time due to injuries, suspension, and the coronavirus pandemic.
Etebo will feature in the Super Lig for the first time ever in his career having previously played in Portugal, England, and Spain since departing NPFLClub Warri Wolves in 2016.