The location was announced in a press release in which the Azorean brand officially announced the transfer of the Brazilian athlete.
Santa Clara SAD considered on Tuesday that Lincoln’s transfer to Fenerbahce, from Turkey, was a “beneficial deal for all parties involved”, after the club criticized the sale.
The location was announced in a press release in which the Azorean brand has officially announced the transfer of the Brazilian athlete, which Fenerbahçe had already announced on Monday.
“It’s a beneficial deal for all the parties involved. Since he’s going into the final year of his contract with our club, the athlete is on his way to the Turkish championship and leaving a legacy. undeniable in the history of our institution, ”the Azorean’s lawyer said. USA.
Santa Clara has pointed out that players are “willing” to “take advantage” of Turkey and advanced that Azoreans, “in addition to the money involved” in the transfer, will receive a “percentage of future sales” (not there is, however, an explanation of the value of the contract).
“Leaving the club as one of the captains, and always showing exemplary professionalism, unselfishness and appreciation for Santa Clara, the Azores have reopened the doors of European football to ‘Lincoln who, with the Azores on his chest, helped our brand write history. in the last period, “the statement said.
On Monday, Fenerbahce, who made Jorge Jesus official at the beginning of the month as coach, reported that they had made a deal with Santa Clara about the signing of Lincoln, a Brazilian footballer.
“Our club has made an agreement with Santa Clara for the transfer of Lincoln Henrique. The footballer will come to Istanbul and undergo a medical examination, so that we can continue the process,” the Turkish club said in a statement. social media.
On the same day, and before the deal was officially made, Santa Clara, which owns 40%of SAD Azorean, announced that it had voted to oppose the sale of Brazilian footballer Lincoln to Turkish fenerbahçe at the SAD board meeting, which. done on saturday ..
“Clube Desportivo Santa Clara at the Santa Clara Açores SAD Board of Directors meeting, held on June 11, 2022, voted against the proposal to sell athletes’ sports rights Lincoln at the Fenerbahçe football club “, reads a statement posted on the social network Facebook.
According to the club, which does not hold most of the SAD regional capitals that are grouped in League I, “the proposed proposal does not protect the interests of the island.
Lincoln, 23, arrived in Santa Clara at the start of the 2019/20 season, from Grêmio, in three seasons in the Azorean, where he played 110 games and scored nine goals.
During his career, the player has already played for Turkish football, while in 2018 he loaned Grêmio to Caykur Rizespor.