- SL Benfica's Youth Policy -
8 players from Sport Lisboa e Benfica have just signed their first professional contract. Paulo Sousa is delightfull that Benfica's SAD has accepted his new filosofy of betting in the youth more often.
Kike, spanish left back, directly from the youth team has just signed a contract with a 5 season deal
, recieving 425 p/week w/ a realese clause of 45 Milion
. SL Benfica's direction have choosen to loan him out
to Varzim's senior team from Portugal 3rd league in order to obtain some more experience. Benfica will pay 100% the salary of the 17 year old while he plays for Varzim.
João Lima, portuguese center back, has signed a contract with a 4 season deal
recieving 1,000 p/week with a realese clause of 50 Milion
. He will remain in the youth team for one more season nd then probably be promoted to SL Benfica B.
Victor Lindelof, swedish right/center back, has signed a 5 season deal
recieving 7,000 per week, the highest wage of those new contracts signed. He was directly promoted to the Benfica's senior team to replace Silvio if he's not in the best shape. The 20 year old is delightful to sign this contract with a realase clause of 60 Milion.
Gonçalo Rodrigues, portuguese midfielder, has signed a new contract for 4 seasons
recieving 250 p/week with a realese clause of 30M
. He will remain in the youth team then probably be loaned out.
João Carvalho, portuguese ofensive midfielder, has signed a new contract for 5 seasons
recieving 545 euros p/week with a realese clause of 45M
. He was promoted to Benfica's team B and is competing for a spot with Renato Sanches, yet another youth player that signed a new contract. Benfica choosen to give him a shot next season at the senior team if he meet Benfica's direction requirements.
Pedro Carvalho, portuguese midfielder, has signed a new contract for 5 seasons
recieving 1.7k p/week with a realese clause of 45M
. He has been promoted to red side B team. He's one to watch.
Diogo Gonçalves, portuguese striker, has signed a contract for 4 seasons
recieving 574 p/week with a realese clause of 45M
. He has been loaned out to Varzim to play with his partner, Kike. The 17 year old has been considered one of the next Portugal's world class striker. He's a wonderkid.
Miguel Santos, portuguese goalkeeper, has signed a contract for 2 seasons
recieving 250 p/week with no realese clause. He has been promoted to SL Benfica Team B. He's being chased by 2 sides of the Portugal first division.