Enzo Fernandez was selected as the best young player in Qatar 2022 and he was the main objective for multiple clubs in this transfer window. But now, on the deadline day, a Premier League's Big Six club has finally signed him in a huge blockbuster move.
Argentina's amazing FIFA World Cup ended with their title in Qatar 2022. Several players had a remarkable tournament, but it was Enzo Fernandez the one who caught everyone's attention.
Benfica's midfielder was selected as the best young player in Qatar 2022 and team's started asking the Portuguese squad about their player, but he finally selected his next landing spot and is with a Big Six club from the Premier League
Chelsea and Benfica agree to move Enzo Fernandez to the Blues
The winter transfer window is closing and this deadline day had Chelsea as the biggest star. The Blues let Jorginho go to Arsenal in a surprising move, but it was not the only one they had in mind for the deadline day.
After several weeks of intense talks with Benfica, Chelsea finally agreed with the Portuguese squad for the services of Enzo Fernandez. According to Fabrizio Romano, the paperwork is the only thing missing and both clubs are rushing to get them signed before the window closes.
Benfica put a $127 million release clause on the young midfielder and Chelsea was trying to lower that price, but finally the Blues agreed to pay it and sign a new midfielder after Jorginho left to Arsenal.