Atlético winger Simao Sabrosa will sign with Turkish club Besiktas in the winter transfer market, though neither club has made any official confirmation. Turkish agent Ahmet Bulut, hired by Besiktas president Yıldırım Demirören, secured the signing in Madrid on Friday after reaching an agreement with both the former Portugal international and Atlético officials.
Atlético winger Simão Sabrosa’s impressive start to the 2010-11 campaign has not gone unnoticed. Just shy of turning 31, the former Portuguese international looks to have tapped into the fountain of youth, turning in another fine effort in Saturday’s victory over Getafe. Our set-piece specialist dismisses rumours suggesting he is only playing hard to get a renewal deal.