Marseille agree terms with Hugo Almeida
Olympique de Marseille are reported to be on the verge of signing Beşiktaş striker Hugo Almeida.
The Portuguese international has agreed terms with the French giants however, negotiations between Beşiktaş and Marseille are ongoing.
The powerful 27 year old striker joined the Black Eagle's for €2 million on a three and a half year contract in December, 2010 from Bundesliga outfit Werder Bremen.
Almeida scored 14 times and made 5 assists in 35 games for Beşiktaş this season, his contract runs until 2014.
Beşiktaş is estimated to be in debt to tune €80-€100 million, Chairman Fikret Orman has made his priority to resolve the current situation and create a more sustainable future.
The Black Eagles are expected to have a clear out, cut their wage bill and focus on developing their academy players as well as signing young potential talents over the summer.