Shakhtar signs contract with Brazilian midfielder Newerton

Shakhtar signs contract with Brazilian midfielder Newerton

Newerton Martins da Silva, an 18-year-old Brazilian midfielder from Sao Paulo, has officially joined Ukraine's Shakhtar Donetsk.

According to the Ukrainian club's press service, the contract with the Brazilian was signed for five years - until June 30, 2028, Ukrinform reports.

In the 2022 season, Newerton debuted for Sao Paulo U20 where he made 24 appearances in the Brazilian Youth League and the Sao Paulo State Cup in a year and a half, scoring five goals and making five assists.

In 2021, the midfielder played for Sao Paulo U17 (28 matches and 18 goals).


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