Create
Notifications

Philippe Coutinho


ABOUT
Philippe Coutinho

Full NamePhilippe Coutinho Correia

BornJune 12, 1992

Height5 ft 8 in (1.72 m)

NationalityBrazil

RoleAttacking Midfielder / Winger

Relation(s)Esmerelda Coutinho (Mother), José Carlos Correia (Father), Cristiano, Leandro (Brothers)

SEASON STATS

Season Team Apps (Subs) Goals (P) Assists Yellows Reds Min Played
Premier League 21/22 Aston Villa 19 (3) 5 (0) 3 0 (0) 0 1339
WC Qual, CONMEBOL 2022 Brazil 6 (1) 3 (1) 0 0 (0) 0 334
LaLiga 21/22 Barcelona 12 (7) 2 (1) 0 1 (0) 0 500
UEFA Champions League 21/22 Barcelona 4 (4) 0 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 107
LaLiga 20/21 Barcelona 12 (4) 2 (0) 2 0 (0) 0 656
OVERALL CAREER STATS

Apps (Subs) 468 (108)
Goals (P) 122 (9)
Assists 66
Yellows 25 (2)
Reds 0
Min Played 31016
ABOUT


Background


Philippe Coutinho is a professional Brazilian footballer who was born on 12 June, 1992 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Esmerelda Coutinho and José Carlos Correia. The youngest of three sons, he plays for the Brazilian National Team and FC Barcelona.


Career


Coutinho began his youth career with Vasco da Gama and played for them between 1999-2008 till he made his senior team debut for Inter Milan. After loan spells at Espanyol and Vasco de Gama, the Brazilian moved to Liverpool in 2013, where he established himself as a world beater. In January 2018, Coutinho was transferred to Barcelona in a deal worth an eye-watering €142 million.

Internationally, he made his bow for Brazil against Iran in a friendly game on the 7th of October, 2010. Since then, he has been an important part of the national side.


Position and Playing Style

Coutinho plays as an attacking midfielder or a winger for Barcelona and Brazil. The Brazilian boasts of excellent vision and is one of the most creative players on the pitch. Additionally, his trademark shots from outside the box have led to several goals over the years.




Article image

Go to article
Fetching more content...
App download animated image Get the free App now