In 2019, Africa's players have been among the top performers in their various leagues, setting the standard for the world's elite to follow.
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Nigerian stars Paul Onuachu and Victor Moses are both at critical points of their club careers in Europe.
Arda Turan has been handed a suspended prison sentence for his role in a fight in an Istanbul nightclub last year.
Radamel Falcao signed for Turkey's Galatasaray from Monaco in a three-year free transfer deal worth €5 million ($5.57 million) each season.
Arsenal have sold Nacho Monreal to Real Sociedad and loaned Mohamed Elneny to Besiktas.
We pick the seven African stars to watch for the third round of the 2019-20 Turkish Super Lig season, this weekend.
Former Liverpool forward Daniel Sturridge has completed a move to Trabzonspor, signing a three-year contract with the option for further 12 months.
Former Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is close to agreeing a lucrative deal with Trabzonspor, sources have told ESPN FC.
Former Liverpool player Daniel Sturridge is edging closer to a move to Turkish club Trabzonspor, sources have told ESPN FC.
Former Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has turned down an offer from Turkish side Trabzonspor, sources have told ESPN FC.
Europe's big leagues appear to have little interest in African football's biggest team, and chances are growing slimmer as the window closes.
Trabzonspor are in talks with Daniel Sturridge's representatives to sign the former Liverpool striker, sources have told ESPN FC.
United States men's national team midfielder Tyler Boyd has signed a four-year deal with Turkish club Besiktas.
Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel has joined Turkish club Trabzonspor on a two year deal with an option for another year, the club announced on Sunday.
Czech international Josef Sural was killed after a minibus carrying players from Turkish top tier club Alanyaspor crashed, the club said on Monday.
FIFA have told ESPN on Wednesday that they 'have a received a claim from the player Loris Karius against the club Besiktas.'
The 25-year-old was heckled and jeered by his own fans throughout the game and reports in Turkey suggest his manager would like to bench him.
Mansur Calar, 33, was banned from all competitive games for four years and fined 25,000 lira ($4,600) for 'attacks on opponent players.'
The Turkish Football Federation has charged four players after a footballer was accused of injuring other players with a "sharp object."
Fenerbahce defender and Mexico international Diego Reyes has been loaned to La Liga side Leganes until the end of the season.
Victor Moses, 28, flew to Istanbul on Wednesday to hold talks with Fenerbahce after falling out of Maurizio Sarri's first-team plans.
Fulham have signed Dutch international forward Ryan Babel from Turkish club Besiktas on a permanent deal running until the end of the season.
Liverpool face Premier League competition to sign "Turkish Messi" Abdulkadir Omur from Trabzonspor, sources have told ESPN FC.
Turkey international Serdar Aziz was ruled out of Galatasaray's match with Sivasspor, but was spotted on holiday the day after.