Trabzonspor look to replace Cardozo with Liverpool striker

Trabzonspor’s newly appointed manager Ersun Yanal has his sights set on Samed Yesil according to the sources.

The experinced manager wants to replace the out-bound Oscar Cardozo with the young striker whose contract expires with the Red’s this summer.

Yesil is understood to be keen on a move to the Turkish Super League after struggling with injuries over the past two seasons.

The 22-year-old will leave the Merseyside club on a free transfer this summer according to the Liverpool Echo.

The daily Liverpool based paper state that the 22-year-old is out of contract and has not been offered a new deal by Reds.


Trabzonpor are looking to re-build their squad for the upcoming season following a disappointing year. The 2016-17 season will be Trabzonspor’s 50th year anniversary and the clubs President is targeting the Turkish Super Lig title.

The 22-year-old has made two assists and has found the back of the four times in 17 appearances for Luzern this season.

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