Grimaldo signs for Benfica for €1.5 million

The player leaves after 7 years in the Blaugrana club

Grimaldo signs for Benfica for €1.5 million
Grimaldo signs for Benfica for €1.5 million

The player leaves after 7 years in the Blaugrana club

Grimaldo Benfica

The future of Alejandro Grimaldo has been solved. The captain of Barça B has been long seeking for a way out and he has finally signed for Portuguese Benfica.

This was announced by FC Barcelona in a statement this morning. Grimaldo's transfer worths €1.5 million. Barça also reported that they retain the right to a share of any future sale by the Portuguese club of the player.

Alejandro Grimaldo (09/20/1995) joined FC Barcelona U13 in 2008 coming from Valencia. He was midfielder, but he ended up being the starting left-back. He reached Barça B, where he has played 92 matches and scored six goals. After seven years, he leaves without having been able to succeed in the first team.