Tottenham and Benfica have reached an settlement for the Premier League membership to signal Carlos Vinicius on mortgage.
The settlement, which was confirmed by the Portuguese membership on Thursday, features a £2.7m mortgage price with choice to purchase for an extra £38.2m.
Vinicius joined Benfica from Napoli for £15m final summer time and can be a backup to Spurs captain, Harry Kane.
He’s anticipated to fly into London this weekend and full the transfer.
Vinicius, 25, scored 24 objectives final season and was linked with Juventus and Inter Milan.
Jose Mourinho was requested in regards to the deal after Tottenham’s win over Maccabi Haifa in Europa League qualifying, however mentioned: “No, I would like you to ask me that query when it’s confirmed.
“No one informed me it’s finished so I’m going to respect the scenario, respect the participant, respect Benfica and wait a bit of bit extra. Subsequent time we see one another perhaps I’m in situations to reply.”