Standard and Galatasaray have the transfer of Christian Luyindama officially completed. The people of liège ironing it up to 8 million euros. Luyindama meanwhile, landed on Turkish soil. And that is also the fanatical supporters of the Turkish club did not fail to notice. On his arrival at the airport of Istanbul was the player omstuwd by dozens of fans, who loudly his name chanted, and there was even a camera crew present.
Luyindama region in January 2017 at Sclessin down. He was taken by the Rouches in the first instance, rented from the Congolese football club TP Mazembe, but that rent was the next summer, all will be converted into definitive agreement.
The Congolese, he emerged quickly as an essential basispion in the defence of the people of liège and ending in 74 official matches for Standard (and eight goals). With Luyindama as a rock in the surf grabbed the Rouches last spring, with the Cup of Belgium in the final after renewals Racing Genk (1-0) to beat. Sene came Standard after a huge remonte just too short to Club Brugge of the national championship.
The defender played last Friday during the 1-1 draw at Antwerp his last duel for Standard. For Galatasaray, the transfer of Luyindama already the third of the day. Earlier on Thursday put the club from Istanbul attackers Mbaye Diagne (Kasimpasa) and Kostas Mitroglou (Marseille). With Ryan Donk (ex-Club Brugge) and Henry Onyekuru (ex-Eupen and Anderlecht) are two old friends of the Jupiler Pro League on the payroll of the club.
Upon his arrival in Istanbul was Luyindama already a hero’s welcome: