Revelation of the season in the Champions League, Darwin Nunez should leave Benfica Lisbon for Liverpool this summer. The two clubs would be close to an agreement, while the Uruguayan international has already agreed with the Reds.
The transfer window officially opens its doors this Friday, June 10. But many clubs have already advanced their pawns. And completed a few parts. This seems to be the case for the Reds. Unhappy finalists in the Champions League this season against Real Madrid (1-0), and runner-up to Manchester City in the Premier League, Liverpool had a great but ultimately frustrating season. The transfer window could also cause him some hassle with Sadio Mané who openly talks about his desires elsewhere. If the future of the Senegalese is not yet decided, the attack of the Mersey club could very quickly find reinforcement in the person of Darwin Nunez, author of 6 goals in the Champions League this season.
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A transfer to 80 M euros?
According to information from The Athletic, the Uruguayan striker (34 goals in all competitions this season), trained at Peñarol and aged 22, has reached an agreement with Liverpool for a 5-year contract and a salary of 6 million euros. euros per year.
As for the discussions between the clubs, the outcome would also be forthcoming. Benfica Lisbon and the Reds are said to be about to complete a transfer of 80 million euros plus 20 million euros in bonuses. Only the staggering of the payment of the transfer indemnities would still be the subject of discussions. The transfer window has barely officially launched when Liverpool should already strike a blow.