Vito Doria Date: 22nd September 2020 at 4:11pm
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are looking to acquire an experienced defender before the transfer window closes and have reportedly prepared an offer for centre-back Domagoj Vida.

Having encountered issues in purchasing on a permanent deal from following a loan spell last season, the have instead turned to the Croatian defender, who has been with the Turkish club since 2018.

Turkish news outlet Fanatik report that have offered Vida a three-year contract worth €3 million plus bonuses, but the 31-year-old could hold out for a more lucrative transfer to a club in the United Arab Emirates.

Vida has a wealth of experience at international level with Croatia, having played for the Vatreni at two European Championships and the 2018 World Cup.

The defender played in the Final in as Croatia lost 4-2 to France, and he also scored a goal in the Quarter-Final victory against the hosts.

Vida twice won the Ukrainian at former club Dynamo Kyiv, as well as two Ukrainian Cups.