Announced for several weeks, Antony has reached an agreement until 2027 with Manchester United, transfer estimated at 100 million euros including bonus.
In full reconstruction after another disappointing season, Manchester United spare no expense to rebuild a squad capable of returning to the top of the Premier League and performing well in the Champions League. After Tyrell Malacia (15 million euros), Lisandro Martinez (57 million euros), casemiro (70 million euros), the Red Devils have just crossed the bar of 200 million euros spent on this summer transfer window.
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) August 30, 2022
A transfer to 100 million
This Tuesday, the English club formalized the long-awaited arrival ofAntony coming fromajax Amsterdam. The Brazilian international (9 caps, 2 goals) has reached an agreement until 2027 with Man Utd (plus an optional year), which has paid 95 million euros (+ 5 bonus) to secure his services .
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Antony is 24 goals and 22 assists in 2 years at Ajax, he arrives at Manchester United as a 22-year-old super crack.
He’s the best winger the Red Devils could have had, Ten Hag knows him well so he already knows how to use him.pic.twitter.com/pu250P9TIP
— Round Ball (@ballonrondfc) August 28, 2022
If he will not be available to face Leicester on Thursday, the Mancunian management hopes that his new recruit will be there on Sunday against Arsenal. The whimsical winger is therefore the third recruit from the Dutch championship, well known by the new coach Erik Ten Hag.
Antony also becomes the second biggest transfer in club history – at around ten million euros from the price of Paul Pogba in 2016 – and the 7th in the history of the English championship, enough to put a little pressure on his shoulders.