Matheus Fernandes, new player of the Barça


OFFICIAL: Matheus will play at Barça since summer for 7 million euros

Published:31/01/2020 - 19:10h

Updated:31/01/2020 - 19:10h

Matheus Fernandes is officially new player of FC Barcelona for 7 million euros. The Brazilian will join the Blaugrana discipline from July and could cost the Culés 3 'kilos' more in variables

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The FC Barcelona has put end to the rumours on Matheus Fernandes and has done the official signing this same Friday. The culés have published a communiqué ensuring that the Brazilian will play in the team barcelonista from 1 July of this 2020. The blaugrana will pay seven million euros by him to the Palmeiras, in addition to other three 'kilos' in concept of variables.

The defensive midfield player Brazilian will sign until June of 2025 and will have a clause of rescission of 300 million euros. With this figure, the Barcelona ensure that the mediocentro can not leave to any club if it finish shining in Can Barça. The own footballer recognised this past Thursday in his social networks that would leave the Palmeiras to leave to the Barcelona.

The international by the 'canarinha' in inferior categories also left to fall that it would play in the Real Valladolid yielded, and finally has confirmed that like this it will be. Ronaldo, president of the club vallisoletano, presented to his compatriot this Friday. It has announced that it is the Palmeiras the one who has yielded to his player, by what the Barça has not taken part in this operation. It will be necessary to see which performance has the half in LaLiga.

Before arriving to the Palmeiras, Fernandes went through the Botafogo, where formed and began to despuntar in the Brazilian league. It debuted with the ones of black and white with alone 17 years and was in the first team three years, before fichar by the 'verdao' in 2019. This course and the past has surrendered to good level to the orders of Vanderlei Luxembourg, ex trainer of the Real Madrid, and the Barcelona has not doubted in doing with his services thinking in what it can give in the future.

Mediocentro Defensive with good exit of balloon

Although it does not have neither closely the same characteristics that Sergio Busquets, Matheus could finish being the relief of the Catalan in the centre of the field. The Brazilian is a mediocentro with marked defensive character, but also can play like interior by his good deal of balloon. It surpasses the 1,80 m, has good physicist and stands out especially in the skill that has to recover the spherical. Also it has a good exit of ball from backwards, reason by which could have fixed in him the Barça.

Although it is not between the big promises that more sound in Brazil, the new player blaugrana has a big future by in front. In the club have not announced if it will remain in the first team of face to the campaign that comes, will go yielded or will remain in the filial. By his age, will fulfil 22 years in June, seems to be more than qualified to remain in the staff, but will be Quique Setién the one who decide.

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