Euro Football Rumours

Fenerbahce looking to loan Everton striker Oumar Niasse

Fenerbahce have been heavily linked with a move for Oumar Niasse over the course of the transfer window.

According to the football transfer rumours in Turkish Media (Fanatik), Fenerbahce are looking to loan Everton striker Oumar Niasse.

The Senegal international was signed by Everton in February 2016 from Lokomotiv Moscow for a fee of 18.8 million euros. The 27-year-old has a valid contract with Everton until June 2020. In January 2017, Oumar Niasse was sent to Hull City on a loan until the end of the season.

Oumar Niasse made 19 appearances across all competitions for Hull City, scoring 5 goals and supplying one assist in return.


Oumar Niasse
Oumar Niasse


The 27-year-old is considered to be one of the best strikers in Senegal.

Oumar Niasse has represented Senegal at Under-20 and Under-23 level, winning 6 caps, before making his senior international debut in May 2014. As a member of Senegal national football team, Oumar Niasse has won 8 caps and has scored 3 goals.

Aykut Kocaman is keen to secure at least one more signing this summer, and Oumar Niasse could very well be a man under consideration.

Oumar Niasse has been long term target of Aykut Kocaman as the manager look to bolster his attacking options for the next season.




Fenerbahce are desperate to make an impact in this summer transfer window.

According to the report in Turkish Media, Fenerbahce are looking to loan Everton striker Oumar Niasse for a fee in the region of 2 million euros. Turkish summer transfer window will finish on Friday.

How strong that interest is and whether Fenerbahce will make a summer move remains to be seen but it is certainly one worth keeping an eye on.


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