Turkish giants Beşiktaş have confirmed the arrival of Ghanaian midfielder Bernard Mensah from Kayserispor.
The 25-year-old joins Beşiktaş on a year loan deal with an option to buy at the end of the season.
The loan deal would cost Beşiktaş €500,000. The Turkish giants have an option to make the deal permanent for a fee reported to be around €4.5 million.
“When I looked out the window of the house, it was not for me to see the highway. My house must have been by the sea. My home is Beşiktaş”, Bernard Mensah said in his announcement video.
— Beşiktaş JK English (@BesiktasEnglish) August 17, 2020
Bernard who can play a variety of midfield positions is expected to add quality into the Beşiktaş team, he’s also expected to power the club back to winning the Turkish league and playing in the UEFA Champions League.
After spending the 2018/19 season on loan at Kayserispor from Atlético Madrid, Bernard joined permanently last summer.
He featured in 25 league games for Kayserispor last season, scoring 5 times and providing 8 assists.
Bernard Mensah previously played for WAFA, Vitória de Guimarães, Atlético Madrid, Getafe and Kasimpasa.
Mensah has appeared in 4 games for the Ghana national team, he scored on his debut against Togo in 2015.