Beginnings of an agreement with fullback Maxwell
FC Barcelona and Inter Milan have reached the beginning of an agreement for the transfer of the Brazilian Scherrer Cabelino Maxwell Andrade “Maxwell” for a fee of 4.5 million Euros with an additional 0,5 million in variable payments.
Scherrer Cabelino Maxwell Andrade, better known simply as “Maxwell” is a left back
who’s been at Inter for the last three seasons and has been drafted in to cover the position
left vacant by Sylvinho’s departure in June.
Maxwell is a versatile player who as well as filling the left back spot has also played in
various more advanced positions during his career, which has been almost completely played out in
Born in Cachoeiro de Itapermirim (Brazil) on 27 August 1981, Maxwell
made his debut in the top flight of Brazilian football with Cruzeiro and soon afterwards, at just
20 years of age, he made the switch to European football, joining Ajax Amsterdam, where he stayed
for four years.
Three seasons and three league titles with Inter
Maxwell moved from one European giant to another when he signed for Inter Milan and although
he was loaned out to Empoli, he rejoined Inter at the start of the 2006-7 season and went on to win
3 Italian Leagues and 2 Italian Supercups over the next three seasons.