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Nigerian winger Sekidika joins Galatasaray

Nigerian winger Sekidika joins Galatasaray

The young winger has left Eskisehir for Istanbul, moving up to the Turkish Super Lig from the second division.

Galatasaray have made their third transfer of the January transfer window in the form of right winger Jesse Sekidika, the club announced on Thursday.

The 23-year-old has been transferred on a permanent deal from 1.Lig outfit Eskisehirspor, who are currently in the second tier of Turkish football.

He has inked a four-and-a-half year contract with The Lions which ties him to the club until May 31, 2024.

According to the financial details of the contract published by Galatasaray, the Nigerian will receive a salary of €125,000 for the remainder of the 2019-2020 season.

Sekidika will earn €250,000 per season starting with 2020-2021.

Galatasaray have signed the player on a free transfer.

Prior to his transfer, he has been one of the most impressive players in the 1.Lig this season, scoring 8 goals in 16 appearances for Eskisehirspor.