Football: Galatasaray's Gomis heads to Saudi Arabia

By Sena Guler

ANKARA (AA) – Galatasaray announced Thursday it agreed with Saudi Arabia’s Al-Hilal for the transfer of French footballer Bafetimbi Gomis.

The Istanbul club said Gomis’ transfer was completed for a fee of €6 million ($6.927 million).

“Thank you for all the memories, @BafGomis. Best of luck in your career,” Galatasaray wrote on Twitter.

Earlier, Al-Hilal club director Sami bin Abdullah al-Jaber announced the team reached an agreement with Gomis.

Gomis, 33, who came to Galatasaray at the beginning of last season, was the top scorer in the Turkish league with 29 goals.