Football

Bayern Munich reports prompt Fenerbahce into action

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

Bayern Munich’s reported contract agreement with Caner Erkin has prompted Fenerbahce into more serious action regarding a renewal for the Turkish left-back, who has also been linked with a free transfer to Liverpool.

Bayern appeared to have won the race to sign Erkin, who will be out of contract at the end of the season, but Turkiye Gazetesi claims Fenerbahce have not given up on ensuring the player remains in Istanbul beyond the terms of his current deal.

Fenerbahce president Aziz Yildirim has reportedly met with representatives of the Erkin to ascertain is there was any truth to the suggestions of an agreement with Bayern, while outlining his hope to retain the services of the Turkey international.

Erkin has also been mentioned as a potential target for Liverpool, while the agent of the 25-year-old confirmed in January that there was interest in his client from the Premier League.

Liverpool would appear likely to look for reinforcements at full-back during the summer transfer window given that Aly Cissokho is only on loan at Anfield. The Frenchman was recruited as back-up for Jose Enrique, and Brendan Rodgers may require more options in this position.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: http://gms.to/writeforgms

Topics:
Football
Bayern Munich
Liverpool

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again