Gala finalise Lincoln deal
By Mark Buckingham
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Galatasaray have completed the signing of Schalke midfielder Lincoln.Galatasaray have completed the signing of Schalke midfielder Lincoln.
The Brazilian has agreed a four-year contract with the Turkish club, who will pay in the region of é¼6million (£4million).
Lincoln had 12 months remaining on his deal with Schalke, but has opted for a role in the Galatasaray revolution.
"I am happy to be wearing the jersey of such a great team," Lincoln told reporters at his presentation.
"I was amazed by the fans. I was not expecting so much interest."
Gala coach Karl-Heinz Feldkamp had been keen to bring in Lincoln after recently admitting the South American is his favourite player.