Real to sell Saviola to Benfica

MADRID - Real Madrid have agreed to sell out-of-favour striker Javier Saviola to Benfica for 5 million euro, the two clubs said on Friday. Argentine Saviola, 27, who has barely featured for Real in the past two seasons since joining from Barcelona, has signed a three-year deal with an option for a further season, the Portuguese club said on their website. NEWS: Saviola keen on Benfica switch REAL MADRID FANS! Check’s ever-expanding interviews section for more stuff to read: Q&A Ruud Van Nistelrooy, Raul, Robinho, Fabio Cannavaro, Fabio Capello, Samuel Eto'o One on One Michael Owen, Ronaldo, Nicolas Anelka, David Beckham Web Exclusives Guus Hiddink And Another Thing Best league in the world? Sing When You’re Winning Rafael Nadal My Secret Vice Michel Salgado Perfect XI Gheorghe Hagi Plus! Rate Real players (and others) on Talentspotter