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Richarlison celebrating winning the 2019 Copa América with Brazil
Personal information
Full name Richarlison de Andrade
Date of birth (1997-05-10) 10 May 1997 (age 26)
Place of birth Nova Venécia, Espírito Santo, Brazil
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)[1]
Position(s) Forward
Club information
Current team
Tottenham Hotspur
Number 9
Youth career
2013–2014 Real Noroeste
2014–2015 América Mineiro
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015–2016 América Mineiro 24 (9)
2016–2017 Fluminense 54 (17)
2017–2018 Watford 38 (5)
2018–2022 Everton 135 (43)
2022– Tottenham Hotspur 13 (0)
National team
2017 Brazil U20 8 (2)
2021 Brazil Olympic 6 (5)
2018– Brazil 42 (20)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22:34, 23 January 2023 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 23:15, 9 December 2022 (UTC)

Richarlison de Andrade (born 10 May 1997), known monoymously (one word name) as Richarlison (Brazilian Portuguese: [hiˈʃaʁl(i)sõ]),[2] is a Brazilian footballer. He plays as a forward for Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur and the Brazil national team.

He began his professional career with América Mineiro in 2015. He won promotion from the Campeonato Brasileiro Série B in his only season with the club before transferring to Fluminense. He played a total of 67 matches, scoring 19 goals in his two years at Fluminense and was named the Team of the Season when the club finished as runners-up in the 2017 Campeonato Carioca. He then signed for Watford, and a year later Everton. He later signed for Tottenham Hotspur in 2022.

At the international level, Richarlison made his senior debut for Brazil in 2019. He was a member of the team that won the 2019 Copa América, came runners-up at the 2021 Copa América and won a gold medal at the 2020 Olympic tournament, also playing at the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Richarlison: Overview". Premier League. Retrieved 6 October 2018.
  2. Team, Forvo. "Richarlison pronunciation: How to pronounce Richarlison in Portuguese".