In a groundbreaking switch previous the 2019-2020 season, Yusuf Yazıcı made his transfer from Trabzonspor to Ligue 1’s Lille, commanding a jaw-dropping switch charge.
Nevertheless, the Black Sea Storm eagerly awaited his return on mortgage this season, solely to seek out themselves disheartened by his incapacity to reside as much as the lofty expectations.
So as to add to the frustration, Yazıcı was conspicuously absent from the squad within the final two matches, casting additional doubts on his standing.
Yusuf Yazıcı’s switch to Lille got here with a staggering price ticket of 16.5 million euros ($17.7 million), setting a brand new report for Trabzonspor.
As he took the sphere for Lille in 25 matches, his prowess translated right into a exceptional 1 million euros improve in income after only one season, establishing him because the participant with the very best switch charge in Trabzonspor’s historical past, boasting a exceptional whole of 17.5 million euros.
Returning to his burgundy-blue roots on mortgage this season, Yazıcı was eagerly included within the squad for the match in opposition to Ümraniyespor within the fifth week of the league.
It was within the second half of the enthralling Ferencvaros match within the UEFA Europa League that he lastly made his presence felt.
But, Yazıcı’s path has not been with out obstacles.
His journey was hindered by harm and suspension, casting a shadow on his time within the Trabzonspor colours.
Remaining on the sphere for a mere 45 minutes within the Ferencvaros match, he suffered a debilitating harm that was later identified as pressure and edema within the left knee inside lateral ligament.
Consequently, Yazıcı was denied the chance to showcase his abilities in two league matches and one cup fixture.
Whereas nonetheless recovering from his harm, destiny dealt one other blow as Yazıcı discovered himself suspended with a crimson card within the highly-anticipated Beşiktaş conflict throughout Süper Lig’s tenth week.
His direct crimson card, incurred for an intervention in opposition to Gedson in additional time, prevented him from collaborating within the subsequent league matches in opposition to Sivasspor and Konyaspor.
Sadly, Yazıcı’s fortunes didn’t enhance throughout his time at Trabzonspor.
Within the latter phases of Abdullah Avcı’s tenure as coach, accidents and suspensions restricted his enjoying time considerably.
Even after Avcı’s departure, he discovered himself missed by each İhsan Derelioğlu, who quickly took cost, and Croatian coach Nenad Bjelica.
All through the league, Yazıcı’s appearances had been restricted to a mere 13 video games, clocking 501 minutes on the sphere and netting a modest three targets.
Notably, Croatian coach Nenad Bjelica selected to exclude Yazıcı from the squad within the final two matches, a call that has left many speculating concerning the participant’s future with the staff.
In a glimmer of hope, Yazıcı managed to make a fleeting look within the Sivasspor match, enjoying for 29 minutes, however his harm prevented him from that includes within the subsequent Konyaspor encounter.
Regardless of being within the match squad for Ankaragücü, he was unable to safe enjoying time and was subsequently omitted from the squads for matches in opposition to Fenerbahçe and VavaCars Fatih Karagümrük.
Harkening again to his early days, Yazıcı burst onto the scene as a Trabzonspor A staff participant throughout the 2015-2016 season however his type of late has left rather a lot to be determined because of accidents and unfavorable technical choices.