Chelsea FC transfer news: Defender Gary Cahill on the verge of joining Galatasaray – reports

29 Aug

Out-of-favour Chelsea defender Gary Cahill is on the verge of completing a move to Turkish giants Galatasaray, according to reports.

The 32-year-old, who announced his retirement from international football earlier this week to focus on reigniting his club career, could still leave Chelsea before the end of August.

Cahill has agreed personal terms with the Turkish side, according to reports in Turkey

Cahill is yet to feature under Maurizio Sarri this season and could be forced to move abroad in order to kickstart his career.

The experienced defender has many potential suitors including from Spain and Italy but a move to Galatasaray has also been mooted.

And, according to Turkish news outlet Fotomac, Cahill is on the verge of agreeing a deal to join Galatasaray before the end of the month.

The report states that the Englishman has agreed personal terms, with club officials expected to meet Cahill’s entourage in the coming days.