LAST MINUTE | Turkish Star Cengiz Ünder in Leicester City
Breaking news … National football player Cengiz Ünder, who continued his football life in Rome in Italy, was transferred to Leicester City, one of the strongest teams of the English Premier League.
One of the Premier League teams, Leicester City announced that it has transferred the national football player Cengiz Ünder, who played in Rome from the Italian Serie A clubs.
Leicester City announced that it has added 23-year-old national football player Cengiz Ünder to its squad on loan. Cengiz, who spent the last three seasons in Serie A with Roma, will fight in the Premier League until the end of the season. Cengiz Ünder will sweat in the same team with one of our national players, Çağlar Söyüncü. Thus, the two footballers brought to Turkish football by İzmir club Altınordu reunited in the Leicester City uniform four years later.
Çağlar Söyüncü and Cengiz Ünder, who previously played together in Altınordu and national teams, met in Leicester City.
Çağlar Söyüncü and Cengiz Ünder, who competed with Altınordu jersey in 47 competitions in various categories and 22 competitions in national teams, came together again in Leicester City.
The paths of Çağlar Söyüncü and Cengiz Ünder, who started football in İzmir, crossed in Altınordu in 2014.
That first season played in the same team in the Under-21 League Bucaspor match the 29 August 2014 two young players, then 10 years Under-21 League, Turkey Cup to League 1 at 4 and 5 in the core output.
In the next season, Çağlar Söyüncü, who played together in 28 competitions in the TFF 1st League, took the German team Freiburg and Cengiz Ünder to Medipol Başakşehir in the 2016-2017 season.
Cengiz Ünder Statement:
Making a statement about his transfer, Cengiz Ünder stated that he always wanted to play football in England and said, “This is a great opportunity to play in the Premier League. I will try to help my teammates on and off the field and I believe I can improve my performance every day. My best friend Leicester City. “I feel very good about playing in. I am very happy to be able to play with Çağlar. I always watched Leicester’s games for him.
SAVED 17 GOALS IN 3 SEASONS
Cengiz Ünder scored 17 goals in 3 seasons in Rome, where he transferred from Medipol Başakşehir in 2017. The young footballer could not find a chance to form much due to injuries in the last two seasons.
— Leicester City (@LCFC) September 20, 2020