Muhamed Bešić is officially an Everton player after the club announced on Monday that a deal with Ferencváros had finally been agreed to. While the exact amount of the fee has not been disclosed, the club did say that Besic has agreed to five-year contract.
CONFIRMED: Everton sign Muhamed Besic on a five-year deal for an undisclosed fee. pic.twitter.com/7s01R9BbqT— Everton (@Everton) July 28, 2014
Unofficial reports have the fee being in the range of €5 million.
Bešić got on to Everton's radar following his strong performance for Bosnia and Herzegovina in thus summer's World Cup. The midfielder started all three of Bosnia's group stages matches, including an impressive outing against tournament runner up Argentina.
The 21-year-old defensive midfielder has spent the last two seasons in Hungary playing with Ferencváros. He began his professional career with Hamburg, making his Bundesliga debut against Borussia Dortmund in 2011. Bešić has been with Everton in Thailand, training with the team ahead of his transfer.