Orlando City was wondering where Cyle Larin was as training camp opened on Monday here in Orlando. The received their answer today
In a video posted by Besiktas JK on Twitter on Tuesday, Larin can be seen working out with other members of the team. A Google translation of the tweet says, “Besiktas new transfer Cyle Larin attended today’s training. Besiktas officials stated that MLS will give Cyle Larin the penalty for himself. ”
Beşiktaş'ın yeni transferi Cyle Larin bugünkü antrenmana katıldı. MSL’nin Cyle Larin'a vereceği cezayı futbolcunun kendisinin karşılayacağı Beşiktaşlı yetkililer tarafından belirtildi. @Hakan_gundogar pic.twitter.com/BOM3Ui6iLq
— Kartal Analiz (@kartalanalizcom) January 23, 2018
Besiktas JK posted pictures of Larin going through a physical exam during transfer negotiations. Orlando City was not happy about it.
“Cyle is under contract until 2019. He is not a free agent and we will take action against Besiktas for announcing this today,” Orlando City spokesman Diogo Kotscho told ProSoccerUSA.com at the time.
Larin has long sought a transfer to Europe, but Orlando City has argued Larin signed an agreement acknowledging he has two club option years remaining on his contract and they are valid.
We’ll have more as this story develops.