‘I did not have this many fans in England’: Loris Karius discusses new wave of female attention after making switch from Liverpool to Besiktas
- Loris Karius is enjoying life in Turkey after joining Besiktas from Liverpool
- German goalkeeper Karius signed on an initial two-year loan earlier this month
- He says he has more female fans at Besiktas than he did during his Anfield spell
Loris Karius has revealed that he is receiving a lot more female attention since joining Besiktas from Liverpool.
The 25-year-old goalkeeper moved to the Turkish club on a two-year loan deal this summer and is enjoying living in Istanbul.
‘I love the Bosphorus, I really want to live in a place with a view of the sea, he told Fanatik, before discussing his relationship with the Besiktas supporters.
Loris Karius is enjoying life in Turkey after joining Besiktas from Liverpool on a two-year loan
He added: ‘I did not have this many fans in England and I can say most seem to be female.
‘Whenever I am out and about in Istanbul whoever recognises me wants a photograph.’
Karius, who is expected to join Besiktas permanently at the end of his loan deal, took to Instagram on Tuesday to share a picture of himself sat in an Istanbul park.
The photo was captioned: ‘Exploring my new home.’
Karius has been dubbed ‘Casanova’ by many of his followers.
After making his debut in a 1-1 draw with Bursaspor earlier this month, Karius is set to make his second Besiktas appearance on Saturday against Malatyaspor.
Karius share a picture of himself sat in an Istanbul park and wrote: ‘Exploring my new home’