Ricardo Gabriel Álvarez is an Argentine football player as a left-footed attacking midfielder who plays for Serie A club Internazionale. He started his first professional career with Velez Sarsfield and played for this club in 2008. Before signed Vélez Sársfield , Álvarez was the member of Boca Juniors from season 2005-06 and Vélez Sársfield from the season 2006-08 in his youth career . Soon, he became a part of the 2009 Clausura victory over Gimnasia y Esgrima de Jujuy. Álvarez's first professional goal at the Estadio Monumental and second professional goal victory over Lanus. As his international career, he was called-up for the first time to the Argentina national football team on August 18th, 2011. Thereafter , he signed the Italian club Internazionale of July 5th, 2011 and made officially debut for his club in the Supercoppa Italiana 2011.