Robin van Persie will reportedly snub the chance to leave Manchester United for Turkish side Besiktas because his family is settled.
Besiktas hope to bring Robin van Persie to Istanbul this summer, board member Yalcin Kaya Yilmaz has confirmed.
• Former Chelsea striker expected to cost around £11m • Ba due to have medical on Sunday before completing move Demba Ba has arrived in China to complete a move to Shanghai Shenhua for what is expected to be a record transfer fee of around £11m. The Senegal striker, who left Chelsea to jo
West Brom have missed out on Demba Ba after it was announced Chinese side Shanghai Shenhua had signed the Besiktas striker.
West Bromwich Albion remain in the hunt for Besiktas striker Demba Ba but a move to Chinese side Shanghai Shenhua looks more likely.
West Brom are reportedly set to step up their bid to sign QPR duo Steven Caulker and Matt Phillips and Besiktas striker Demba Ba.
Besiktas continue to be linked with a swoop to sign defender Ron Vlaar when his Aston Villa contract expires on June 30.