Garry Rodrigues Completes Transfer to Fenerbahce on Two-Year Deal From Al Ittihad

Source: Fenerbahce

Garry Rodrigues has completed his transfer from Fenerbahce to Al Ittihad on a two-year loan deal with an option to buy the Super Lig club revealed.

The Yellow Canaries officially unveiled Rodrigues at the club headquarters in Istanbul wearing his new team jersey.

The Super Lig giants confirmed the details of the transfer on the official club website and welcomed Rodrigues to his new team in a statement which read: “We welcome Garry Rodgrigues to his new family and wish him all the best next season.”

Fenerbahce will not pay Al Ittihad a fee for the transfer.

Rodrigues arrived in Istanbul late on Thursday and spent much of Friday locked in talks with Fenerbahce sporting director Damien Comolli before striking a deal.

The winger officially reached an agreement and completed his move at 02:00 (local time) last night.

The Cape Verde winger joins the likes of Max Kruse, Emre Belözoğlu, Vedat Muriç and Allahyar who have already joined the Yellow-Navy Blues this summer.

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The arrival of Rodrigues is controversial considering he previously played for Fenerbahce rivals Galatasaray.

Rodrigues scored 13 goals and providing 14 assists in 61 league appearances for the Lions.

The 28-year-old was a fan favourite at the Lions lifting the 2017-18 league title.