Bursapor have set their sights on signing the former Barcelona winger Ricardo Quaresma.
The Green Crocodiles are intent on signing a star name for the opening of their new stadium next season. President Recep Bölükbaşı also wants the signature of a big name to boost his chances of wining the next election.
According to Fanatik, Quaresma is keen on a move back to the Turkish Super Lig however, without the lure of European football the 31-year-old may opt to stay at Porto where he has a contract until July 2016.
Bursaspor’s new stadium project, the Timsah Arena is expected to be completed this summer.
Timsah actually means Crocodile in Turkish and it ties in with the clubs nickname – The Green Crocodiles.
The new stadium will have a 45,000 capacity and is being constructed within the vicinity of the regeneration of the Osmangazi area of Bursa.
The Timsah Arena will incorporate a crocodile head design making it one of the most unique stadiums in football.