Although Ajax and the management of Neres are (still) in silence about the amount that will be paid for the attacker, it is reportedly a compensation of approximately sixteen million euros, with the team from Amsterdam also selling a (considerable) percentage. have stipulated.
Neres exchanged his Brazilian club São Paulo for Ajax in January 2017, which paid twelve million euros at the time. By means of bonuses, that amount eventually rose to fifteen million euros. Neres had his best season in 2018/’19. With his good game, the wing flash played a large part in the Champions League success of Erik ten Hag and his team. At the time, he was in the interest of several European top clubs, but Ajax kept him to his contract. Due to injuries and partly due to the arrival of Antony, Neres never reached his level again.