Originally Posted by Lebowsky
After Robinho's fiasco(and many similar others, for that matter), anyone paying 50M (or anything close to that) for an unproven Brazilian youngster is a retard. Too big of a gamble.
Gambles with young south americans should be in the 10 million range max.
Milan bought a 19 year old Kaka for 8.5 million, that was indeed a good gamble.