sport news Benfica to receive £20M windfall from Luka Jovic's £62m move

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Benfica to receive £20MILLION windfall from Luka Jovic's £62m move despite former Frankfurt man making only FOUR appearances Luka Jovic became the most expensive striker in 's history this week His £62m move to the Bernabeu helped earn former club Benfica around £20m Portuguese giants sold him to Frankfurt for £5.5m but inserted a sell-on clause Jovic, who has signed a six-year deal with Real, bagged 27 goals last season 

By Joe Strange for MailOnline

Published: 10:31 BST, 5 June 2019 | Updated: 12:30 BST, 5 June 2019


's record-breaking move for Luka Jovic has benefited his former club Benfica to the tune of £20million.

The Spanish giants announced on Tuesday that they had sealed a £62m deal to sign Jovic from Eintracht Frankfurt on a six-year contract.

But according to Portuguese newspaper Record, the Bundesliga outfit will only pocket 70 per cent of that fee, with the rest going to Benfica. 

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