Manchester United and Liverpool have been handed a blow as Benfica have "no intention" of selling Enzo Fernandez in January.
The Argentine midfielder has a £104million release clause and unless that is met, it appears as though he will be going nowhere anytime soon.
Fernandez has a release clause of €120m
The 21-year-old joined Benfica from Argentine club River Plate in June for around €10m (£8.75m).
Romano tweeted: "The release clause included into Enzo Fernández contract with Benfica is worth €120m. Club has no intention to sell Enzo or let him leave in January. #transfers
"River Plate also have percentage of future sale on Enzo."
Fernandez has discussed his future recently.
He told TyC Sports: "Calmly, humbly, with a low profile. I try to work day by day to keep improving and growing.
"Luckily I'm finding regularity, continuity and my teammates and the coaching staff help me a lot. I handle it well.
"I'm grateful for the compliments, I read a lot of the messages they send and I'm happy.
"I will continue on this path."
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