Beşiktaş set to finish Rakitskiy transfer

Updated: December 28, 2016

It seems like Beşiktaş have found the central defender they were looking for. The club is reportedly set to finish the transfer of Yaroslav Rakitskiy.

President Fikret Orman got a positive answer from head coach Şenol Güneş about the transfer of the 27 year old defender. The Black Eagles are ready to pay Shakhtar Donetsk € 4 million for the Ukranian international.

Rakitsky still has 1.5 years remaining on his current contract. He featured in 263 games for the Ukranian club and scored 12 goals and assisted 25 goals.

Source: Hürriyet

Yusuf Paklaci

Editor at Beşiktaş International
Living in the province of Utrecht, The Netherlands, where I was born and raised. Student Fiscal Economics at the Erasmus University of Rotterdam. Have been a Beşiktaş fan for many years. Editor at Beşiktaş International since 2015.
Yusuf Paklaci