Beşiktaş sign José Sosa permanently

Updated: October 16, 2014

As we had reported two days ago Beşiktaş have decided to make use of the option-to-buy in José Sosa’s contract. The 29-year old Argentinian playmaker was on loan from Metalist Kharkiv for a fee of €1.400.000, the Black Eagles will pay an additional €2.000.000 for the full rights to the players’ contract.

Beşiktaş reported yesterday to the Public Disclosure Platform (KAP) that they have officially made use of the buy-out-clause in José Ernesto Sosa’s contract and will pay the sum of €2.000.000 to Metalist Kharkiv of the Ukraine.

In addition to his current one-year deal José Sosa will receive a 3-year contract as was pre-determined earlier this season during the contract negotiations for his loan deal.

José Sosa will remain at the club untill the 2017-2018 season. Here is what he will be making earning annually plus match bonusses:

  • 2015-2016: €1.550.000 plus €10.000 per game
  • 2016-2017: €1.600.000 plus €10.000 per game
  • 2017-2018: €1.650.000 plus €10.000 per game

Sources: KAP,

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