Benfica confirm €100m deal for Darwin Núñez’s transfer to Liverpool

Portuguese club announce initial fee is €75m (£64.2m)Bayern ready with new Sadio Mané bid and hope to close dealBenfica have confirmed the terms of Darwin Núñez’s transfer to Liverpool, announcing that the striker will move for an initial €75m (£64.2m) and that the fee could reach €100m with add-ons.Núñez is due to start his medical on Monday before signing a six-year contract. The terms of his move mean he could become Liverpool’s record signing, the fee eclipsing the £75m paid for Virgil van Dijk.