Besiktas have started negotiations with the former Bursaspor manager Senol Gunes as they look to replace Slaven Bilic.
The former Croatian national team manager has resigned from his position as Beşiktaş head coach.
Gunes’ contract with Bursaspor expired this week and the experienced coach confirmed that he would not be signing an extension.
Eurosport TR have stated that Besiktas President Fikret Orman will meet with Gunes to discuss terms.
Güneş guided Bursaspor to a sixth placed finish and the Turkish Cup final which will be played against Süper Lig champions Galatasaray.
Güneş led Turkey to 3rd in the 2002 World Cup in Japan and South Korea. The experienced manager is one of the most highly rated managers in Turkish football.
Bursaspor played an attacking style of football under the command of Güneş and scored the highest number of goals in the league this season – 69.