Philippe Coutinho facts for kids
Coutinho playing for Brazil in 2018.
|Full name||Philippe Coutinho Correia|
|Date of birth||12 June 1992|
|Place of birth||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Height||1.71 m (5 ft 71⁄2 in)|
|Playing position||Attacking midfielder, winger|
|Current club||FC Barcelona|
|1999–2008||Vasco da Gama|
|2008–2010||→ Vasco da Gama (loan)||19||(1)|
|2012||→ Espanyol (loan)||16||(5)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 26 December 2017.
† Appearances (Goals).
Philippe Coutinho Correia (born 12 June 1992 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) is a Brazilian professional footballer. He plays for Spanish club Barcelona and the Brazil national team. He plays as an attacking midfielder or winger.
Coutinho started his career at Vasco da Gama in Brazil. He joined Italian side Internazionale of Serie A in 2008. From there, he was loaned to Vasco da Gama and Espanyol in La Liga. In January 2013, he signed for Premier League club Liverpool for £8.5m. In 2018, he signed for FC Barcelona for £142m.
- Vasco da Gama
- Coppa Italia
- Supercoppa Italiana: 2010
- South American Under-17 Football Championship: 2009
- FIFA U-20 World Cup: 2011
International Career Statistics
- As of match played 10 November 2017
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