Bought for 25 balls and 250 euros: Now he is worth millions

tottenham's latest footballer Gedson Fernandes is slated to play a role for José Mourinhos crew. The Portuguese manager has picked out his compatriot Benfica

Bought for 25 balls and 250 euros: Now he is worth millions

tottenham's latest footballer Gedson Fernandes is slated to play a role for José Mourinhos crew. The Portuguese manager has picked out his compatriot Benfica

Ann McDonald
Ann McDonald
15 January 2020 Wednesday 13:00
53 Reads
Bought for 25 balls and 250 euros: Now he is worth millions

tottenham's latest footballer Gedson Fernandes is slated to play a role for José Mourinhos crew.

The Portuguese manager has picked out his compatriot Benfica, and the club will, until the further pleasure of him for the next 18-months on a lease.

How much money Tottenham have sent to Portugal for lejeopholdet, is yet to be seen, but it must be presumed that the Premier League club will spend more than Benfica did when they ten years ago lured Gedson Fernandes to the club.

Benfica beat then the rivals from Sporting Lisbon in a 'tough' battle for midtbanespillerens signature.

the Article continues under the picture...
Gedson Fernandes has played fewer matches for Benfica this season, but now he is to help Tottenham. Photo: Emmanuel Foudrot

ten-year Gedson Fernandes played back then in SC Frielas, and he was available for the right price. The club with the best offer, it also ran with the player, and Benfica could present Frielas for a bid of 250 euros, equivalent to 1900 dollars, and 25 footballs. It tells in more English media, among other things, FourFourTwo.

Sporting Lisbon would not match the fresh offer, and therefore took Gedson Fernandes the trip to Benfica, where he in the last season was a part of the matchday.

Fernandes' performance in Benficas championship season has so far been rewarded with two games for the Portuguese national team, although he is born on the african island of Sao Tome.

the Price of fodboldene must determine how much of a profit Benfica can look forward to, but they must be extraordinarily expensive, if not the club have made a big profit.

the West ham and Chelsea have also been rumored interested in the player, there now have ended up in Tottenham.

See also: Foreign investors in dialogue with the Brøndby

Cycling - 14. jan. 2020 - pm. 10:27 Riis download old favorite: Triple world champion on the space

Handball - 14. jan. 2020 - pm. 06:24 Niklas Landin: It is disastrous

Updated: 15.01.2020 13:00
Comments

Warning!

You have to login for comment. If you are not a member? Register now.

Login Sign Up