The 75 million euros (ME) that Liverpool will pay Benfica for the transfer of Uruguayan international forward Darwin Nunez is the second most expensive transfer of a player in Portugal after João Felix.
eagles reported this morning Two years ago, when Spain were drawn from Almeria for 24 ME, the transfer of the forward, who became the most expensive purchase in the League, to the English club will be made for 75 ME, to which 25 ME can be added. variables, total 100 ME.
The biggest deal in the history of sales by national clubs is less than the 120 ME that Spanish Atletico de Madrid paid for the lease of João Felix in the summer of 2019, as well as Benfica.
The Colchoneros have agreed to pay the release clause of the young Portuguese player, the most expensive Portuguese player ever, after spending 100 ME on Cristiano Ronaldo, who was voted the best player in the world at the age of 19, to Juventus in 2018. 19.
According to the values transferred to the Securities and Exchange Commission (CMVM), Darwin Nunez is in second place in the “ranking” of the most expensive deals, ahead of Manchester City’s strengthened defender Ruben Diaz in the 2020/21 season. 68 ME.
Midfielder Bruno Fernandes is no longer on the national podium, but remains Sporting’s most expensive transfer to date, having switched the Lions to Manchester United’s English side, 55 ME, in the 2019/20 season.
Brazilian defender Eder Militão, for whom Real Madrid paid 50 ME in 2019, and Colombian strikers Luis Diaz (Liverpool) and James Rodriguez (Monaco) represent FC Porto’s biggest sales, earning 45 ME for their departure.
The group also includes winger Nuno Mendes, who transferred 45 Sport from Sporting to Paris Saint-Germain at the end of the season, 38 ME for a permanent transfer, and seven players on loan in the 2021/22 season.
The group, started by Colombian striker Radamel Falcao, who moved to Atletico de Madrid from the Dragons after the “top eight” of the table, includes six players who created 40 ME slots for Benfica, FC Porto and Sporting. Fábio Silvada, who was bought from the same club by English Wolverhampton in 2011 and two years ago, was completed.
Fábio Silva, meanwhile, became the third most expensive under-18 player to date, replacing Brazilian strikers Vinícius Júnior and Rodrygo, who each cost Real Madrid only 45 ME, in the summer of 2018 and 2019.
In 2012, the Russians from St. Petersburg’s Zenit released 40 ME to buy Brazilian striker Hulk from FC Porto and Belgian midfielder Axel Witsel from Benfica.
In 2016, when midfielder João Mário joined Inter Milan, Brazilian Ederson, the only goalkeeper in the top-15, joined Manchester City at a cost of 40 ME for Benfica, paid by Manchester City a year ago.