Darwin chased by two “sharks” in Spain – ZAP


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Darwin Núñez is being pursued by several clubs, with Real and Atlético de Madrid at the top. Inter and AC Milan are also interested in the young man.

The display of Darwin Nunez in Benfica’s victory against Barcelona left the Spaniards with water in their mouths. If the Uruguayan had already impressed in the second division, playing for Almería, even more confirmed his quality in the match in which he scored two of the three goals.

Darwin was the hero of that night. He opened the way to triumph with a sprint from the left and then scored twice with a penalty. In five shots, he put two in the back of the net and sent another to the post.

According to the newspaper AS, so much the Real like the Atlético de Madrid are very interested in hiring the Uruguayan international. In Italy, the Inter it’s the AC Milan have also been watching the 22-year-old.

Just recently, it was learned that the Barcelona came very close to signing Darwin Nunez, in the summer of 2020. The Catalan emblem ended up not moving forward to hire the striker due to its financial problems.

Himself Luis Suárez admitted that he warned the direction of Barcelona about his compatriot, warning of the talent of the young man who worked at Almería.

Barcelona’s idea, according to Sports world, was to buy part of the player’s pass and let it borrow for another season at Almería, which kept 20% of the Uruguayan’s sporting rights.

Benfica would pay, last year, 24 million euros for the player, making it the biggest sale ever in the Spanish second tier. Darwin has a contract until the summer of 2025 and has a cancellation clause of 150 million euros.

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