Besiktas Finally Agree Cyle Larin Transfer Deal

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Finally. The saga is over.

Orlando City's all time leading goal scorer, Cyle Larin, will swap the U.S for Turkey as he joins Besiktas for a reported $2.3 Million.

The Turkish club are thought to have illegally approached Larin whilst he was under contract and photos emerged of the striker in Besiktas uniform undergoing a medical before Orlando had even been informed the player wanted to leave.

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After a battle between the club lasting over 3 weeks, Larin is now officially a Besiktas player and will transfer to Turkey whilst Orlando City keep 100% of the $2.3 Million sale for the inconvenience caused. (The league would normally take 30% and the player is entitled to 10%.)

Larin boasts an impressive record for The Lions; His 89 games in purple brought Orlando 44 goals and 8 assists. The team will be looking to new signings Justin Meram, Josue Colman and Sacha Kljestan to replace Larin's attacking prowess.

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