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Liverpool are finalising on agreeing an £ 85m deal with Benfica for Darwin Nunez. Liverpool’s director of football, Julian Ward, had flown to Portugal this weekend to hold negotiations with Benfica over a move for the striker.
According to reports by The Times, Liverpool have agreed to pay £ 64m and an additional £ 12.8m in appearance add-ons and £b8.5m in performance-based bonuses summing up to a total of £ 85m.
Nunez is expected to take his medical tests with Liverpool on tomorrow and will pen down a six-year contract. The Times further reports that Jurgen Klopp and Virgil van Dijk were key in convincingvthe Uruguyan International to join Liverpool this summer.
Nunez netted 34 goals goals last season in all competitions. He was also Primeira Liga’s top scorer with 26 goals.
Liverpool set to sign Darwin Nunez after agreeing £85m deal with Benfica | Football | Metro News
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