Turkish-Football reported that Jack Wilshere is in Istanbul for talks with Fenerbahce.
Details of the flight Wilshere traveled on to Turkey have been circulating on social media.
And now we can confirm that Wilshere was onboard a flight with recently appointed Fenerbahce manager Phillip Cocu along with his representatives, Wasserman COO Fahri Ecvet, football agent Neil Fewings and his father Andrew.
Latest – Reports coming in that Jack Wilshere, Fahri Ecvet (COO of Wasserman – Jack’s representatives), Neil Fewings (Wasserman agent) on the private jet with recently appointed Fenerbahce manager Phillip Cocu that arrived in Istanbul pic.twitter.com/LdvG7avjo8
— Turkish Football (@Turkish_Futbol1) June 28, 2018
The aircraft used in the flight was the TC-RMK which is part of Setair’s Falcon 8X fleet.
Setair are a company under the umbrella of the Koc Group.
Fenerbahce president Ali Koc has held the vice presidency of the executive board of Koc Holding, a Turkish conglomerate, since February 2016.
The flight landed at the Sabiha Gokcen airport yesterday via Rotterdam and London Luton.
Wilshere and his representatives were reported to be on the flight.
Cocu was announced as Fenerbahce head coach which was used to distract the media from Wilshere being on the flight.
Fenerbahce have made their intentions to sign the England midfielder clear, the club are waiting for a final decision.
The 26-year-old will leave Arsenal at the end of the month on a free transfer.