In a short period, Galatasaray finally able to get Didier Drogba. The former Chelsea star has agreed contracts with a duration of one and a half seasons.
Galatasaray previously not included in the list of clubs who predicted will get Drogba. Ivory Coast striker who last defended Shanghai Shenhua was widely rumored to be grazing in Italy with Juventus or AC Milan.
Only the day and Galatasaray expressed interest and proceed with the formal bidding. And now the Turkish giants are officially get Drogba.
Quoted from Reuters, Drogba agreed to sign a contract duration of 18 months. Mentioned that the 34 years striker will earn two million euros in the rest of the season 2012/2013, while for the next year he would be paid four million euros plus a bonus of 15,000 euros for every match.
Drogba became the second top player who brought Galatasaray in the transfer market this winter. Previously, they managed to bring Wesley Sneijder from Inter Milan.
He began his career at Le Mans, Guingamp. Drogba had also strengthened Marseille before Chelsea. Eight seasons in uniform of the Blues, he achieved great success with them won three Premier League titles, four FA Cups and a Champions League trophy.
Drogba will be joining Galatasaray after African Cup completion or after the Ivory Coast was eliminated.