According to Voetbal International, Feyenoord winger Eljero Elia is set to sign for Turkish side Basaksehir.

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The 30-year-old announced his intention to leave Feyenoord on the final day of the season after they sealed the Eredivisie title as he looks for one final adventure abroad.

The Rotterdam side will grant Elia his wish and it seems that his destination will be Turkey with Basaksehir seriously interested in signing the forward. The Istanbul-based side have been a surprise package in the Turkish Super Lig, and currently, sit 2nd and only two points behind Besiktas with three games left. They have also reached the cup final, where they will face Konyaspor.

Elia started his career with FC Twente, before foreign adventures with Hamburg, Juventus, Werder Bremen and Southampton. In 2015 he returned to his homeland with Feyenoord, scoring 17 times in 51 league games.




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