Luiz Rhodolfo set to join Flamengo!

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Updated: June 7, 2017

Beşiktaş have announced that they have officially started negotiations with Brazilian club Flamengo over the transfer of defender Luiz Rhodolfo.

Flamengo will pay a fee of €1,4m for the Brazilian centre-back who joined Beşiktaş from Grémio in the Summer of 2014 for a fee of €3,3m.

Rhodolfo had made a big impact upon arrival but following a severe knee injury in February 2015 he was unable to recapture his previous form; He made several appearances this season, including against Napoli in the Champions League, but disappeared out of the matchday squad as the season continued.

Beşiktaş have officially announced the negotiations on their website and to the Istanbul stock exchange, a final announcement is expected to be made within the next 24 hours.

 

Source: bjk.com.tr

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Kaan Bayazit

Editor-in-chief at Beşiktaş International
I've been covering Turkish football and Beşiktaş in particular for several years. Followed the Süper Lig closely for over a decade. Frequent guest on the Turkish Football Weekly podcast. I've also done various media interviews concerning Beşiktaş in many different countries, from Costa Rica to The Netherlands. Born and raised in Belgium. Editor-in-chief at Beşiktaş International since 2013.
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