17-year-old Portuguese striker Fabio Silva has signed a new contract with FC Porto to lift his cancellation clause to 125 million euros, the largest in Portuguese football's history, local sports media reported Friday. .
The departure clause of the young player, who remains under contract until 2022, was so far 25 million euros. Winner of the Youth League last season, the equivalent of the Champions League for youth teams Fabio Silva has set early records since joining the first team of his club at the start of the current season.
He became successively the youngest player to go to Porto in the league and in European competitions, also taking the record for the club's youngest goalscorer in official matches.
The record for the most expensive transfer of Portuguese football was established last summer by Joao Felix, party at Atletico Madrid for 126 million euros from Benfica Lisbon, which he was bound by a release clause of 120 million .
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