Egyptian midfielder Elneny joins Besiktas

# 18:50
31 August 2019

Turkish football club Besiktas signed Egyptian midfielder Mohamed Elneny from English team Arsenal on Saturday, APA reports citing Anadolu Agency.

Besiktas said on its website that it took Elneny on loan from Arsenal for one season with an option to buy his services.

Elneny, 27, moved to Arsenal from Swiss club Basel in January 2016.

In 89 appearances for Arsenal, he scored two goals for the London club.

Last season Elneny played 17 matches for Arsenal.

The Egyptian international helped Arsenal win the English FA Cup in 2017.