Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun has told ESPN FC that Crystal Palace failed in a bid to sign him this summer, but added he would like to move to the Premier League one day.
Palace made Besiktas a €13.5 million offer on the final day of the transfer window for Tosun, 26, but saw the bid knocked back by the Turkish club.
"Crystal Palace offered €13.5m on transfer deadline day," Tosun said. "Had they made the bid a week earlier I would be playing in the Premier League right now. I would only...
Besiktas started their Champions League Group G campaign with a 3-1 win against Porto at the Estadio do Dragao.
Last season's Turkish champions opened the scoring in the 13th minute when Anderson Talisca headed home from close range from a Ricardo Quaresma cross.
But Besiktas would let Porto back into the match when Dusko Tosic smashed a header from a corner into his own net in the 21st minute.
The visitors weren't down for long, however, retaking the lead in fine fashion in the 28th minute with...
Now that the Champions League draw has been completed, here's a preview for Group G. Who do you think will go through?
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