Elmander completes move to Galatasary

Elmander completes move to Galatasary

Published May. 30, 2011 1:00 a.m. ET

Bolton striker Johan Elmander has signed a three-year deal with Galatasaray, the Turkish club have announced.

The 29-year-old, who was out of contract at the Reebok Stadium, had already agreed a deal in principle with the Istanbul club and was in the Turkish capital on Monday to finalise the move.

A statement from Galatasaray today read: "Galatasaray Sports Club has announced the official signing of Johan Elmander from Bolton Wanderers on Monday.

"Elmander has signed a contract valid until the end of 2013-14 football season.''


Sweden international Elmander joined Bolton from Toulouse three years ago for a club record £13.5million and scored 12 goals in all competitions this season.