Liverpool Star Linked With Anfield Exit As Turkish Giants Prepare Summer Bid

Turkish Super Lig giants Besiktas have turned their attention towards Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius.

The Black Eagles have been on the hunt for a new goalkeeper since selling Fabri to Fulham last month.

According to the daily Turkish sports paper Fanatik, Besiktas are preparing a move for Liverpool’s Loris Karius.

Per the source, the Istanbul giants want to sign the German keeper on a season-long loan.

The report goes onto state that Besiktas belive Karius is available this summer after Liverpool signed Allison from As Roma.

Karius was Liverpool’s first-choice goalkeeper last season however, he was replaced following a calamitous string of errors in the UEFA Champions League final.

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The 25-year-old started Sunday afternoon’s clash against West Ham United on the bench. Karius joined Liverpool from Mainz back in 2016 and has three-years remaining on his contract.

Besiktas also kicked off their season with a 2-1 win over Akhisar on Sunday. Last season’s back-up goalkeeper Tolga Zengin started in goal for the Istanbul giants.