Bein Sports Turkey commentator Rasit Altun claim Fulham have agreed to sign former Liverpool winger Ryan Babel from Besiktas.
The Dutch international, who has stalled contract talks with Besiktas since the start of the season also shared an Instagram post which has fueled speculation even further.
Babel is said to be a target for Arabic clubs according to recent claims from the Turkish media but according to the latest reports he’s set to join Fulham.
Altun said, speaking to Bein Sports Turkey: “Ryan Babel will join Fulham. Besiktas will receive between €1.5-1.8m from the sale of the player who will be a free agent at the end of the season. The transfer will be announced on Tuesday.”
TRT Spor’s Besiktas journalist Firat Gunayer also stated Babel has agreed personal terms with Fulham and the two clubs are also very close to reaching an agreement over the transfer.
Babel left the Premier League back in the middle of 2010/11 season when he was playing for Liverpool. The player arrived at Anfield with a big reputation but failed to deliver during his time in England.
The Dutch winger has made 19 appearances for Besiktas this season, scoring six goals.
Babel’s Insragram post shows an eagle flying, his club are known as the eagles.