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Details of Burak Yilmaz's transfer to Galatasaray from Trabzonspor

2012-07-19 00:47:52

The goal king has signed a 5 year contract with Galatasaray

The financial details of Burak Yilmaz's transfer have been disclosed by Galatasaray on the Public Disclosure Forum (KAP).

Last season's Goal King has signed a five-year contract with the Istanbul club.

Yilmaz will receive €2.3 million per-season with a €20,000 bonus per-appearance.

Galatasaray have paid a €5 million up front for the Turkish international's services. If Yilmaz is transferred to another club in the future Trabzonspor will receive 25 per-cent of the transfer fee.

The 26-year-old Turkish international has been in prolific form for Trabzonspor over the past two seasons.

Yilmaz guided the Black Sea club to pole position in the 2010-11 season scoring 19 times, only to lose out on winning the championship to Fenerbahce on goal difference.

The Turkish Goal King netted 35 times in 41 games last season. Yilmaz broke the clubs all time scoring record in the league last season and scored 51 per-cent of Trabzonspor's 65 goals.

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