Simon Kjær played in the Turkish Süper Lig for Fenerbahçe from 2015 until 2017.
He was the most expensive defender Fenerbahce has picked up. Simon Kjær switched to Fenerbahçe after two seasons in Lille.
In an interview with Ekstrabladet Simon Kjær said: "The welcome has been overwhelming and I just have to say that everything smells and tastes of football around Fenerbahçe. There is a passion for football that I love and I will do everything to give the club's fantastic fans the championships they deserve."
Alright, what else did he say about Fenerbahçe? "Fenerbahçe is a top club in Turkey. It is a super ambitious club with many top class players who have played for the championship every single year," said Simon Kjær.
Yes, that happened during his time at Fenerbahçe! Simon Kjær cut his hair in September 2016 when he played
for Fenerbahçe in Turkey.
Regardless whether you're interested in his hair or not, it is something we can't just ignore.
Let's continue with some Fenerbahçe pictures.
At Fenerbahçe Simon Kjær played together with Robin van Persie.
Simon Kjær played a Fenerbahçe match against Zlatan Ibrahimović, while they now both play together for AC Milan.
Back then Zlatan Ibrahimović was having an issue with Simon Kjær
during the UEFA Europa League match between Manchester United and Fenerbahçe on November 3, 2016 in Istanbul, Turkey.
But let's move on and look at this picture when things were still peaceful.
He sure did. Simon Kjær scored multiple times for Fenerbahçe. Watch this goal
of Simon Kjær in the match between Zorya Luhansk and Fenerbahçe on September 15, 2016:
Fun fact: Simon Kjær has been elected best central defender of 2016 of the Turkish championship.
Here are a couple more Fenerbahçe videos featuring Simon Kjær.
In 2017 Simon Kjær switched from Fenerbahçe to Sevilla. Read more about Simon Kjær's career.
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