Galatasaray confirm Drogba talks

  • Last Updated: January 28 2013, 19:20 GMT

Galatasaray have confirmed they have opened talks to sign striker Didier Drogba from Shanghai Shenhua.

Didier Drogba: Galatasaray target

Didier Drogba

11. Didier Drogba

Title Number
Appearances 12 (3)
Goals 5
Assists 1
Yellows 4
Reds 1
*Current Season

A host of clubs have been linked with a move for the Ivory Coast star amid rumours he was set to quit Shanghai just six months after moving to China, and Gala have now officially declared their interest.

A statement on the club's official website read: "Galatasaray Sports Club has begun official negotiations regarding the transfer of Ivorian professional football player Didier Drogba from FC Shanghai Shenhua."

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