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Gedson Fernandes to complete Spurs transfer after passing medicals

Tottenham are edging closer to completing their first signing in the Jose Mourinho era after Gedson Fernandes successfully completed a medical in London on Monday. The 21-year-old has agreed an 18-month loan deal with Spurs with an option to make the deal permanent for around £55million in the summer of 2021. The deal could be agreed before the FA Cup third-round replay against Championship side Middlesbrough at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Tuesday although Fernandes will not be eligible for the game. READ: Barca insert anti-Pique clause in new contracts due to defender’s off-field engagements Gedson Fernandes who fell out of favor at Benfica chose Spurs over West Ham having been offered to the North London outfit by super-agent Jorge Mendes, a representative of Jose Mourin...

West Ham agree loan deal in principle for Gedson Fernandes

West Ham have agreed a deal in principle to sign Gedson Fernandes from Benfica on an 18-month loan deal without an option to buy. The Hammers had initially made the loan offer with an obligation to buy for £33m. Benfica held a meeting on Thursday to carry out discussions on the final conditions of the proposed deal for the 21-year-old out of favor midfielder. It is also understood that Chelsea have also made an offer for Gedson Fernandes for an 18-month loan deal with an option to buy for £55m. READ: Ashley Young rejects United’s contract extension offer Regardless, Benfica are in favor of West Ham's proposition as they believe that Fernandes will likely maintain his value at the London Stadium where they feel he'll get more first-team action. Chelsea's offer depends on whether...

Benfica open to offers for United target Gedson Fernandes

Benfica are reportedly ready to listen to offers for Man United target Gedson Fernandes. The Portuguese youngster has been strongly linked with a move to Manchester United this January and there are suggestions that his representatives have headed to England for transfer talks. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is on the lookout for midfield reinforcements as they are short of quality in the middle of the park due to injuries to Paul Pogba and Scott McTominay. Meanwhile, Fernandes who has played twice for Portugal is available this month as he has struggled to nail down a place at Benfica. According to Sky Sports, Benfica are interested in an 18-month loan deal for Gedson Fernandes with an option to buy at the end of the spell but will listen to offers for an outright transfer. READ: Lyon reje...