Inter outcast Joao Mario is set to join the Portuguese side Benfica on a permanent basis. Inter has been trying to offload the midfielder for years after his failure to adapt to Serie A.
Joao Mario spent a few years on loan but failed to rejuvenate his career.
According to Fabrizio Romano, Personal terms have been agreed until June 2026 with Benfica. The lawyers are now working to understand the clauses in the player’s old contract with Sporting.
Benfica director Rui Costa met with Inter today in Milano to finalize the deal.