Chelsea fans are confident in signing Enzo Fernandes.
Britain’s ‘The Sun’ said on the 31st (Korean time), “Chelsea fans are convinced that the club’s private jet was headed to Lisbon to bring Enzo to London,” based 안전놀이터 on flight records.
Enzo made his professional debut in the 2021-22 season after spending his youth career with River Plate, CA, Argentina. He moved the team to Benfica after one season, and has been playing a big role as the starting pitcher right away. Despite his young age of 2001, he is already a proven resource.
He is the next generation ace expected even inside Argentina. Enzo made his first World Cup appearance by being named in Argentina’s final roster for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. Enzo scored his debut goal against Mexico with a fantastic shot after receiving a pass from Lionel Messi, and had one assist against Poland. He performed outstandingly and even won the World Cup Young Player Award.
As soon as the World Cup was over, big clubs lined up for his performance. Including Liverpool, he has been linked with Manchester United and Chelsea. Among them, Chelsea sent the strongest love call. Originally, Benfica planned to protect Enzo. Benfica insisted on not selling unless the buyout was paid. However, Chelsea are actively stepping up, and they are currently planning to persuade Benfica through talks.
In early January, Benfica rejected an offer from Chelsea. After that, the recruitment rumor quietly subsided. However, two days before the transfer window deadline, transfer rumors reignited. However, it is necessary to negotiate with Benfica in the method of payment of the transfer fee. Chelsea are ready to pay 120 million euros (about 160 billion won), but prefer to pay in installments rather than a lump sum. However, Benfica wants a lump sum payment.
In this situation, news broke that Chelsea had flown to Lisbon. The Sun said: “Chelsea fans are desperate for a deal to be made. The club is scanning the records of the plane used to bring João Felix to England. Fans are on the itinerary of the plane’s journey from London’s Farnborough to Lisbon. found,” he said.
The transfer window closes at 8:00 a.m. on February 1st, Korea time. There is still time for Enzo to head to London for a medical exam and complete player registration. However, if Benfica does not accept Chelsea’s offer, it seems that the transfer will not be possible.