Accordingly, right after Real Madrid announced the completion of the signing of star midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni from Monaco for a total transfer fee of 100 million euros, Liverpool also took the final steps to prepare to buy striker Darwin Nunez. from Benfica for a similar fee.
Darwin Nunez is coming to Liverpool to become the most expensive rookie in the Premier League in the ongoing transfer window
Worth mentioning, both Aurelien Tchouameni (dubbed the new Paul Pogba), the Frenchman, and the rising star striker Darwin Nunez, Uruguayan both 22 years old, are transfer targets of MU club But all are not City due to the “Red Devils” next season under coach Erik ten Hag only attending the Europa League could not convince these players.
MU is still pursuing another star, Barcelona’s Frenkie de Jong, at the same time implementing a huge personnel reshuffle plan with 11 players leaving when their contracts expire at the end of this June. Currently Edinson Cavani, Lee Grant, Jesse Lingard, Juan Mata, Nemanja Matic and Paul Pogba have all officially said goodbye to the “Red Devils”, there will be many more players coming soon when coach Erik ten Hag continues to consider who is in his plan and who is not going to leave.
Meanwhile, Real Madrid recruited Aurelien Tchouameni, also a French player, who has thickened their midfield tremendously with veterans and future stars including: Toni Kroos, Casemiro, Luka Modric, Eduardo Camavinga and Fede Valverde. Previously, the Spanish Royal team also recruited midfielder Antonio Rudiger from Chelsea on a free transfer.
Aurelien Tchouameni unveils new Real Madrid shirt
No less than Real Madrid, Liverpool club is also preparing in advance for the possibility of veteran striker Sadio Mane leaving while rushing to complete the recruitment of striker Darwin Nunez from Benfica.
This transfer is now in the final stages, only the medical examination and the launch, after the Benfica club agreed to a fee of 80 million euros plus 20 million euros for other added values.
Darwin Nunez has previously reached a personal agreement with Liverpool and will sign a five-year contract. Currently, this star has been allowed by Uruguay to leave the team and fly to Spain before coming to England next Monday (June 13) to complete all transfer procedures and debut the Anfield team.