West Ham agree £6.4 million deal with Burak Yilmaz

Galatasaray¥s forward Burak Yilmaz celebrates scoring during the UEFA Champions League football match between Schalke 04 and Galatasaray in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, on March 12, 2013. AFP PHOTO / PATRIK STOLLARZ (Photo credit should read PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)

West Ham United have agreed personal terms with the Turkish international striker Burak Yilmaz according to the Metro.

The Daily newspaper states that Turkish sources have reported that the 30-year-old is keen on a move to the Premier League.

The report goes onto states that Yilmaz has agreed a £6.4 million per season deal with the London based side.


However, West Ham are yet to agree a transfer fee with Galatasaray for their star man. Yilmaz was left on the bench during Galatasaray’s 2-2 draw with Sivasspor on Saturday. The 29-year-old came on in the second half to score his sides first goal.

The 29-year-old striker still has four-years left on his contract and is the first-choice striker at Galatasaray who won the league and cup double last season.

The Istanbul giants take on Osmanlispor in their second game of the 2015-16 Super Lig season this weekend.

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