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Thursday October 15 2020
Muriqi: 'Lazio my first choice'

Vedat Muriqi assures Lazio were his ‘first choice’ among many offers and he is far more than a simple hitman. ‘I love to play for the team.’

The centre-forward eventually made the transfer from Fenerbahce for €20m after a long and often confusing negotiation process, then couldn’t train with the squad for a few weeks because he was diagnosed with COVID-19.

“It is an honour to be here,” said the Kosovo international in his press conference.

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Saturday October 3 2020
Perotti finally ready for Fenerbahce

Diego Perotti finally seems set for a transfer to Fenerbahce after weeks of negotiations, as Roma are ready to release him for free.

According to Sky Sport Italia and La Gazzetta dello Sport, the 32-year-old will be allowed to make the move without receiving a transfer fee.

In exchange, Fenerbahce will cover the entirety of his salary, with a contract that is due to expire in June 2021.

Perotti has been at Roma since 2016 and before that spent two seasons in Serie A with Genoa.

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Monday September 28 2020
Fenerbahce push for Perotti

Fenerbahce negotiations with Roma for Diego Perotti have hit a brick wall, but the Turkish club isn’t giving up yet.

According to TeleRadioStereo, the talks stalled over the last few days, after he had seemingly been on the verge of making the move.

The issue is largely agreeing personal terms between Perotti and Fenerbahce, as the Serie A side is happy to let him go.

It’s reported the negotiations will resume this week with the hope of striking a deal.

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Monday September 21 2020
Lazio: Muriqi has coronavirus

Lazio confirmed the new signing Vedat Muriqi has tested positive for coronavirus and is expected to be out until mid-October.

The Kosovo international moved to Lazio from Fenebahce this month and the Aquile have, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport, confirmed he tested positive for COVID-19.

The new Biancocelesti striker underwent the swab test in Turkey, where he had returned to complete the paperwork for his transfer from Fenerbahce.

Muriqi, who carried out his medical examinations in Rome last week, is in isolation and is asymptomatic.

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Thursday September 17 2020
Okaka all set for Fenerbahce

Udinese forward Stefano Okaka is on the verge of a transfer to Turkish side Fenerbahce worth almost €6m.

According to Sportitalia, the player has agreed personal terms on a contract worth €3m per season plus bonuses.

The two clubs are still working out the finer details of the move, but it is believed they will eventually reach an agreement for €6m.

The 31-year-old striker only joined Udinese from Watford in January 2019, initially on loan and then on a permanent transfer.

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Tuesday September 15 2020
OFFICIAL: Lazio sign Muriqi

Lazio have officially signed Kosovo international Vedat Muriqi from Fenerbahce.

The Biancocelesti have announced the permanent signing of Muriqi from the Turkish giants.

The centre-forward moves from Istanbul after one season, contributing 15 goals in 32 matches, for a reported total of €20m,

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Tuesday September 15 2020
Report: Mandzukic set for Fenerbahce

Mario Mandzukic won’t return to Serie A, as he seems set to sign with Turkish giants Fenerbahce.

The former Juventus forward has been linked with a return to Serie A in recent weeks, with Fiorentina and Milan mentioned as possible destinations in recent months.

But the Croatian has, according to Turkish newspaper Fanatik, reached an agreement with Fenerbahce.

The report claims the 34-year-old, who has been linked with Galatasaray too, is only formalities away from completing his move to the Super Lig.

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Monday September 14 2020
Arsenal free agent for Udinese

Udinese have reportedly agreed personal terms with German midfielder Tolgay Arslan after experiences in Turkey.

The 30-year-old is a free agent after his spells with Besiktas and Fenerbahce.

According to Sky Sport Italia and Fanatik, he has accepted their proposal and is already in Udine for his medical.

His former clubs include Hamburger SV and Aachen.

Arslan made 21 appearances for Fenerbahce last season, scoring two goals with one assist.

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Sunday September 13 2020
Official: Zajc moves to Genoa

Genoa have signed Miha Zajc on loan with an option to buy for €3m from Fenerbahce, who have officially announced the deal.

The Turkish club has confirmed the news through their official channels and the former Empoli forward returns to Italy and joins Rolando Maran’s squad ahead of next Sunday’s first Serie A match against Crotone.

“Our player, Miha Zajc, has been loaned to Genoa for one year with the option to buy,” Fenerbahce wrote in a statement. “We wish our player success with his new club.”

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Sunday September 13 2020
Muriqi: 'I'm perfect for Lazio'

Vedat Muriqi has claimed his characteristics are perfect for Lazio’s ‘style of play’ and hopes to be ‘successful’ in the Italian capital.

The Kosovo international has arrived for his medical with the Aquile, ahead of his €20m move from Fenerbahce.

The striker, who scored 15 goals in 32 Super Lig matches last term, thinks he will fit in at the Biancocelesti.

“I see myself suited for their style of play,” he told reports at the airport, according to Tuttomercatoweb.

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