Ajax sign Brazil U23 winger Antony Matheus dos Santos for £13m from Sao Paulo
Ajax have signed winger Antony Matheus dos Santos out of Sao Paulo for an first 15.5m euros (Number 13m), which could rise to 21.75m euros (#18.2m).
The 19-year-old, known as Antony, will combine Ajax in July.
The move comes following Ajax forward Hakim Ziyech consented to join Chelsea in the summer for 40m euros (#33.3m).
“We’re obtaining a creative player that can play in every situation up front,” said Ajax director of football Marc Overmars.
“A few of our players will soon be departing this summer – we will need to aim for that, so it’s great that we’ve been able to finalise this move.”
Brazil Under-23 player Antony came through the youth ranks making his senior debut in November 2018.