Lukas Podolski has no intention of leaving Galatasaray amidst a difficult political situation in Turkey.
Podolski, 31, took part in a "Champions for Charity" football match on Wednesday in honour of race driver Michael Schumacher in Mainz.
Asked after the game whether he will continue playing in Turkey despite political situation, he said: "Yes, I didn't claim anything else. The media can speculate if they want. I'm looking forward to my season and being back on the pitch."
The former Bayern Munich...