The young player signed a contract with the Catalan club until June 2025 with a penalty clause amounting to 300 million euros in a deal worth 4.5 million euros.
The Blaugrana had already paid 1 million Euros to guarantee the purchase of Maya, and now he paid the remaining three and a half million to complete the player’s deal.
Maya reached Sao Paulo at the age of fourteen and scored many goals in his ranks and crowned titles in all categories, but he lived his best seasons in 2018 when he scored 30 goals in 36 games.
The 19-year-old Maya joined the “Cotia” Academy in Sao Paulo at the age of fourteen and is considered one of the most famous in the world as it was presented by Ricardo Kaka, the star of Real Madrid And former AC Milan, Casemiro, the star of Real Madrid, and Lucas Moura, the current Tottenham Hotspur player.
Maya, whom the press has called a “miracle child,” such as Brazilian national team Under 16 and 17 years old.
On Saturday, August 8, a team meets Barcelona, its Italian counterpart, Napoli, in the second leg of the Champions League round of 16, which will be held at the Camp Nou stadium.The first-leg match between Napoli and Barcelona at the San Paolo stadium ended in a 1-1 draw, first dying Mertens in the 30th minute before Frenchman Antoine Griezmann tied in the 57th minute.
It is scheduled to meet the winner of the Barcelona and Napoli match, the victor of the Bayern Munich and Chelsea match in the quarter-finals.