After Besiktas, Benfica also confirms the departure of Gesdon Fernandes to the Turkish club, on a permanent transfer.
“The contract signed by the two clubs takes effect from July 1, 2022. Gedson was loaned to Rizespor in the second part of 2021/22,” Benfica said on Friday.
“Recall that, on loan from Benfica, Gedson represented Tottenham of England in the second half of 2019/20 and in the first half of the following season. Then, in the second half of 2020/21 and until the end of it, he was transferred to Galatasaray, from Turkey.