Turkish Club Reveal Just How Close They Were To Signing Arsenal Star

Turkish side Trapanzspor have revealed that they held talks with Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere this summer over a potential move (via The Evening Standard).
He wouldn’t have been the first Arsenal player to swap England for Turkey and move to the Turkish Super Lig.
Robin Van Persie, Lukas Podolski and Oğuzhan Özyakup have all spent time in the league in recent seasons and Jack Wilshere might have joined them.
Trapanzspor currently lie eighth in the Turkish Super Lig and now their club president has revealed that Wilshere held talks over a move to the club during the summer.
“I held direct talks with Jack Wilshere,” said president Muharrem Usta
“We wanted him on loan and were close to a deal but the move stalled at the last moment.”
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