Revelation of the season in the Champions League, Darwin Nunez is expected to 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 mercato officially opens its doors this Friday, June 10th. But many clubs have already advanced their pawns. And closed a few parts. That seems to be the case with the Reds. Unhappy Champions League finalists this season against Real Madrid (1-0), and dolphin of Manchester City in the Premier League, Liverpool had a great season but ultimately frustrating. The market could also cause him some trouble with Sadio Mané who openly mentions 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 Nunezauthor of 6 goals in the Champions League this season.
A transfer of 80 million euros?
According to information from The Athleticthe Uruguayan striker (34 goals in all competitions this season), trained in Peñarol and 22 years old, has reportedly reached an agreement with Liverpool for a 5-year contract and a salary of 6 million euros a year.
On the side of discussions between the clubs, the outcome would also be imminent. Benfica Lisbon and the Reds are reportedly on a € 80 million transfer plus € 20 million bonus. Only the staggering of the payment of transfer allowances would still be discussed. The market is barely officially launched as Liverpool are already expected to strike a big blow.