Aston Villa & Hull City linked with Demba Ba [divider]
Aston Villa and Hull City are interested in Beşiktaş striker Demba Ba according to the Daily Mail.
Ba has been in prolific form for the Black Eagles, scoring 18 times in 23 appearances in all competitions this season.
The 29-year-old has hit the ground running since joining on a £5.2 million move from Chelsea this summer. Ba has nine Süper Lig goals this season, making him the fifth highest goal scorer in the league.
Beşiktaş currently value Ba in the region of €8-10 million.
The Senegalese international was recently linked with QPR and West Brom however, Ba ruled out a transfer.
“I am not bothered about the offers, all I am focused on is the second half of the season, we are in the title race and the team cannot afford to have any distractions,” Ba told Turkish-football.com reporters at his press conference at the Black Eagles Antalya training camp.
Beşiktaş are currently second in the Süper Lig, just one point behind league leaders Fenerbahçe who are first with 39 points.
The Black Eagles will face Liverpool in the Europa League Round of 32.