An attacking midfielder whose biggest strengths are his technique and creative ability on the ball. He's capable of posing a threat right across the front line and links up well with his teammates. He has a wide range of tricks to call upon and a real eye for goal.
He made his Flamengo debut at the age of 17 and went on to establish himself as one of the best up-and-coming starlets in the world game. His trophy haul features a Copa Libertadores winners' medal and he also has a Brazilian league title to his name, whilst he took part in the Under-23 Pre-Olympic Tournament with Brazil.