Darwin is one of the sensations of European football. The young Uruguayan striker from Benfica confirmed his progression in the Champions League showcase with a great match against Barcelona with two goals. Those interested do not stop appearing and one of them, as has been told, is Atlético de Madrid. The rojiblanco club, always very attentive to what is flourishing at Benfica, closely follows the 22-year-old striker. With Benfica the communication channels are always open and that can be a powerful card to play.

Photo by Darwin Núñez

Meanwhile, the technicians continue examining the striker. On Sunday they did it for the last time, according to account The ball. Atletico scouts were attending the match between Vizela and Benfica live to follow the evolution of the Uruguayan on the green. The rojiblancos emissaries traveled to the north of Portugal and saw Darwin play 84 minutes to continue accumulating information. They have important opinions about him, Luis Suárez himself has already affirmed that he is a more than interesting player.

Its market value is now 20 million, but it will soon increase. The worst thing is that Atlético is not the only one already on the track. Teams like Manchester City, Milan or Inter already have him underlined in red. Atlético is very attentive and the fact that he traveled to Portugal to take note is one more step. Benfica know they have a diamond to polish and took care to ensure their future with a 150 million clause. It will be necessary to negotiate, since his contract ends in 2025.