Antony signed a five-year contract with Manchester United for €95 million with a further €5 million in add-ons. Read everything about his net worth.
Antony is a professional Brazilian footballer who currently plays for Manchester United in the Premier League as well as the Brazil national team. Antony was born in the Brazilian city of Osasco and grew up in the nearby favela of Inferno. He began playing football at a young age and was quickly noticed by Sao Paulo, who offered him a contract and inducted him into their youth academy in 2010 at the age of ten. After helping his team win the J-League Challenge tournament in Japan, Antony was named the tournament’s best player.
On February 23, 2020, Antony signed a five-year contract with Ajax, with an initial fee of £13 million that could rise to £18.2 million. On September 13, 2020, he made his debut for the club, scoring the only goal in an away win over Sparta Rotterdam. He made his UEFA Champions League debut on October 27, 2020, in a 2-2 draw against Atalanta and scored his first goal in the competition on November 3, 2020, in a 2-1 away win over Midtjylland.
On March 20, 2022, Ajax announced that they had reached an agreement with Manchester United for Antony’s transfer. Antony signed a five-year contract for €95 million with a further €5 million in add-ons two days later, making him the club’s third-highest transfer fee ever paid after Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku, and this was Ajax’s and the Eredivisie’s largest transfer ever.
Antony’s climb through the European footballing circuit has been a hot commodity in the transfer market for quite some time, as he went from playing for Sao Paulo to Manchester United via Ajax. Antony has been outstanding over the last two seasons, appearing in over 150 games for both club and country. According to Wtfoot.com, Antony has a reported net worth of approximately £11.8 million Euros as of 2022.
Antony arrived at the Threatre of Dreams for a reported weekly salary of £226,923 to play for Manchester United in the 2022 season under his former manager, Eric Ten Hag. Antony is said to make £11.8 million per year. His Manchester United contract expires in the summer of 2027.
Antony’s exceptional abilities have transformed him into a superstar winger with speed and pace, causing opposing defenses to panic and resulting in errors, which eventually lead to goal-scoring opportunities. Antony’s incredible work ethic enables him to position himself while also retracing his steps if necessary, and his current market value is a staggering £75 million. His contract with the club expires in the summer of 2027.