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Beşiktaş interested in loan move for Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh

2012-07-19 12:53:36

Beşiktaş have been linked with a loan move for Arsenal

Beşiktaş have expressed interest in securing a loan move for Arsenal striker Marouane Chamakh according to Turkish newspaper, Milliyet.

The proposed deal would see Chamakh join the Istanbul club on a loan deal with an undisclosed purchase option.

The 28-year-old Moroccan international joined Arsenal on a free-transfer from Bordeaux in 2010. Chamakh only scored once in 11 appearances last season.

Beşiktaş is estimated to be in debt to tune of €200 million, Chairman Fikret Orman had made it his priority to resolve the mounting financial crisis and create a more sustainable future when he was elected last month.

Beşiktaş have been taking steps to resolve the situation and are expected to focus on developing their academy players, make loan deals and give young players a bigger role next season.

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