Uruguayan striker Darwin Nunez is set to join Liverpool in the near future. Merseyside are ready to enrich Benfica.
Darwin Nunus and Roman Yaremchuk can no longer play together / Photo: Getty Images
With the transfer window open in Europe, top clubs are raising millions to buy the best players. The first of the big transfers was “swallowing” Erling Haland, who plays for Manchester City since the new season.
Last season’s Champions League finalists Liverpool also seem to be committed to the market. Merseyside winger Sadio Mane is set to leave the club, with Bayern interested.
The Reds have almost certainly replaced the Senegalese. Liverpool have reached an agreement with Benfica to sign striker Darwin Nunez, ESPN reports.
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The Uruguayan is set to become a ተጫዋች 75 million England international. Another 25M can be found in Portugal as a bonus for the Darwin show.
On the way to Anfield, Nunez even missed the Uruguay national team’s medical match. The contract is for five years.
This would make the attacker the second most expensive transfer in the Reds’ history. Liverpool have paid ጂ 84m for Southampton ቨር ይ 84m. Last season, Nunez competed against Benfica’s Ukrainian Roman Yaremchuk.
The Uruguayan has scored 34 goals in 41 appearances and led Benfica to the quarter-finals of the Champions League. By the way, the Eagles lost there to Liverpool but Darwin scored twice against Allison.