Each Monday we deliver the most important transfer updates from Sportening 👇
✅ ⏳Official: It's been confirmed by Benfica that Darwin Nunez will join Liverpool. He will have a medical on Monday. The price: £64m initial fee (75m euros), add-ons of £12.8m on appearances, and £8.5m on team success.
✅ Official: Aurelien Tchouameni is a Real Madrid player, he signed a 6-year deal. Real Madrid will pay Monaco €80m plus €20m add-ons.
✅ Official: Alexandre Lacazette has signed for Lyon. 👋 Saúl Ñiguez has confirmed his departure from Chelsea. Chelsea had an option to buy in the deal for €35m but decided against it.
👋 on Pochettino: PSG has reached an agreement with head coach Mauricio Pochettino that will see the Argentine LEAVE his role. (David Ornstein, The Athletic)
ℹ️ on Di Maria and Lewandowski: Di María is an option for Barca and he has received a call from Xavi. Lewandowski has told his agent that he only wants to play for Barcelona. (Fabrizio Romano)
ℹ️ on Mane: Liverpool is expecting Bayern Munich to meet their £40 million valuation of Sadio Mane in the next few days. (John Percy, The Telegraph)
ℹ️ on Skriniar: PSG is indeed after Milan Skriniar but Inter demands are high, so Paris is on standby, but knowing that Inter needs €60m to close the financial year. (Di Marzio)
ℹ️ on Koulibaly: Napoli will now be ready to consider offers for Koulibaly, as there’s been no progress over a renewal. He has a contract until 2023. (Di Marzio)
ℹ️ on De Jong: Man United proposal: €60m fee guaranteed plus €10m in add-ons to be discussed in detail. Barcelona has turned down this opening bid as their asking price for de Jong is around €85m. (Fabrizio Romano)