Chelsea to pay €120 million to sign Sarri's dream target

EPL By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 07/11/2018

Chelsea will have to pay a sum of €120 million for Maurizio Sarri’s dream target  Joao Felix from Benfica, according to report.

The player has signed a new deal with the Portuguese outfit which makes his release clause doubled from €60 million to €120 million as a result of his agreement to the new deal, according to Portuguese outlet Record.

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Sarri is a huge fan of Felix and he has been linked to Stamford Bridge outfit with the report branding the midfielder as Sarri’s ‘dream signing’.

Benfica want to secure the future of the midfielder due to the interest of the suitors across Europe from the continent’s best teams.

Felix is Benfica’s best young talent and he has been in the first team squad this season.

With the new deal signed any suitors will be compelled to pay the buyout clause on his contract.