After the departure of Diego Costa, Atlético-MG declared strength in the attack. Fabio Gomes, 24, who belonged to Oste-SP but was in the New York Red Bulls of the MLS, a football league in the United States. He signed a contract with the Minas Gerais team until the end of 2025.
Fábio has a low investment, around R$ 180 thousand monthly salary, with the potential to generate business for its age, still attractive for overseas markets. Diego Costa’s cost of Gallo’s Treasure is approximately $1.3 million a month.
The player had a good start at Red Bull, but income declined, leading to no interest in exercising his buyout rights at the North American club. The deal was worth US$1.5 million (approximately R$8 million) for 50% of the player’s economic rights paid to Oste.
Fabio was the top scorer in Serie B in 2019, scoring 15 goals for the So Paulo team. He also played for Japan’s Albirex Niigata. MLS scored seven goals and six assists in 30 games for NY Red Bull.
Full Name: Fabio Roberto Gomes Netto
Date of Birth: 25 May 1997 (24 Years)
Birthplace: So Paulo (SP)
2020: Albirex Niigata (JAP)
2021: New York Red Bulls