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Multiple sources:
Leverkusen wrap up Grimaldo transfer

By Peter Vice   @ViceytheSS

Virtually all German media sources are now confirming a report from Fabrizio Romano that Bayer 04 Leverkusen are about to sign Benfica left-back Alejandro Grimaldo on a free. 
Alejandro Grimaldo
Alejandro GrimaldoSport Lisboa e Benfica
Germany's red company team have apparently secured one of their primary targets for the left-rail. Benfica wingback has evidently been convinced to join die Werkself on a free transfer. Germany's preeminent footballing publication is confirming a report from Fabrizio Romano that the 27-year-old has passed his Leverkusen medical and will sign a new deal shortly.


Grimaldo - valued at €25 million in the latest transfermarkt listings - constitutes quite the coup for Bayer. Kicker reports that one of former Leverkusen coach Roger Schmidt's top performers will receive a deal similar to his contract demands at Benfica; a €6 million annual salary and a €12 million signing bonus.






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