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Liverpool reach agreement with Benfica to sign Darwin Nunez as the Portuguese giants confirm the £64million plus add-ons deal with the Uruguayan striker expected to undergo a medical on Monday

Benfica have confirmed they have reached an agreement with Liverpool over the transfer of Darwin Nunez for €75million (£64m).

Liverpool are set to secure the signing of the 22-year-old, whose heart is set on a move to Merseyside after rebuffing interest from Manchester United and Newcastle United, after the Portuguese giants confirmed the transfer.

The Portuguese side released a statement announcing they had agreed the transfer of the striker with the Reds in a deal including add-ons that could see the fee rise to €100m.

Liverpool have reached an agreement with Benfica over the transfer of Darwin Nunez

The Primeira Liga club added that the deal now rests on the player confirming personal terms with Liverpool.