No.It hasn’t been done, but something that seems difficult can be done now, because Benfica – a hard-to-negotiate club – don’t want to let him go. But this can be done in the next few days. the Chelsea is close to signing Argentine Enzo Fernandez, He was named “Best Young Player” in the World Cup, which was won by Argentina, finishing the cup as the undisputed starter.
Chelsea is the only club that, right now, He put on the table 120 million euros That Enzo’s condition is worth. Therefore, the agreement may be close. Benfica, who own only 75% of assists, have been quite reluctant for their great star, for the time being, to leave in this winter market, but the power of the “blue” club seems irresistible.
Immediately, It seems that the question arises in the form of payment. If Chelsea pays the clause, it will be 120 cash. But the English club intends to pay a bit more and Benfica allows deferred payment. There is a transfer switch in the coming days.
However, not everything was done. Terms are very advanced, though, with the player accepting his potential new contract in London. Enzo, just in case, has already been training for a few days in Lisbon while waiting for competition to resume. Benfica make their debut tonight against Sporting Braga, but Enzo will not be part of the squad.
According to the Portuguese media, that is Lisbon club president Rui Costa’s reluctance, By releasing his player, who offered the Argentine a two million euro reward if he decided to stay until the end of the season. Benfica plays the Champions League Round of 16 against Brugge in February and is the outstanding leader of the Portuguese league.
If everything is confirmed, he will become Enzo The most expensive Argentinean in history. The “honor” that rests with Gonzalo Higuain. In 2016, Juventus paid a condition of 90 million euros to Napoli to be able to sign the Argentine striker. Now it would be, at least, 120 for Enzo, Bomb!