The official website for European football

Benfica reach agreement for Gaitán

Published: Monday 3 May 2010, 21.13CET
SL Benfica have announced the purchase of CA Boca Juniors midfielder Nicolás Gaitán pending a medical. The Argentinian 22-year-old will move to Lisbon for a fee of €8.4m and will sign a five-year contract with the Portuguese Liga leaders. Benfica need just a point against Rio Ave FC in Sunday's final round of fixtures to be assured of the title. They could have wrapped up the championship this weekend but fell to a 3-1 defeat at FC Porto.
Published: Monday 3 May 2010, 21.13CET

Benfica reach agreement for Gaitán

SL Benfica have announced the purchase of CA Boca Juniors midfielder Nicolás Gaitán pending a medical. The Argentinian 22-year-old will move to Lisbon for a fee of €8.4m and will sign a five-year contract with the Portuguese Liga leaders. Benfica need just a point against Rio Ave FC in Sunday's final round of fixtures to be assured of the title. They could have wrapped up the championship this weekend but fell to a 3-1 defeat at FC Porto.
Last updated: 03/05/10 21.16CET

Related information

Member associations
Team profiles

http://www.uefa.com/memberassociations/association=por/news/newsid=1484527.html#benfica+reach+agreement+gaitan

  • © 1998-2014 UEFA. All rights reserved.
  • The UEFA word, the UEFA logo and all marks related to UEFA competitions, are protected by trade marks and/or copyright of UEFA. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trade marks. Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.