Philippe Coutinho

Philippe Coutinho

Brazil

Personal Information

Full Name Philippe Coutinho Correia
Date of Birth June 12, 1992
Nationality Brazil
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.72 m)
Current Team(s)
Role Attacking Midfielder / Winger
Past Team(s)
Family Esmerelda Coutinho (Mother), José Carlos Correia (Father), Cristiano, Leandro (Brothers)

Philippe Coutinho News

Trent Alexander-Arnold sends touching message to Philippe Coutinho as former Liverpool midfielder rejoins boyhood club Trent Alexander-Arnold sends touching message to Philippe Coutinho as former Liverpool midfielder rejoins boyhood club
Trent Alexander-Arnold sends touching message to Philippe Coutinho as former Liverpool midfielder rejoins boyhood club
"My style of football" - Liverpool star relishing Philippe Coutinho comparisons, admits he watches Brazilian's videos regularly "My style of football" - Liverpool star relishing Philippe Coutinho comparisons, admits he watches Brazilian's videos regularly
"My style of football" - Liverpool star relishing Philippe Coutinho comparisons, admits he watches Brazilian's videos regularly
Jurgen Klopp's First Liverpool 11: Where are they now? Jurgen Klopp's First Liverpool 11: Where are they now?
Jurgen Klopp's First Liverpool 11: Where are they now?
"I don’t regret anything" - Philippe Coutinho weighs in on move to Barcelona from Liverpool despite Jurgen Klopp warning "I don’t regret anything" - Philippe Coutinho weighs in on move to Barcelona from Liverpool despite Jurgen Klopp warning
"I don’t regret anything" - Philippe Coutinho weighs in on move to Barcelona from Liverpool despite Jurgen Klopp warning
Barcelona Transfer News Roundup: Catalans suffer Amadou Onana setback, European duo want teenage sensation, and more - February 27, 2024 Barcelona Transfer News Roundup: Catalans suffer Amadou Onana setback, European duo want teenage sensation, and more - February 27, 2024
Barcelona Transfer News Roundup: Catalans suffer Amadou Onana setback, European duo want teenage sensation, and more - February 27, 2024

Philippe Coutinho Videos

Transfer News: Manchester United to sign Coutinho? Real Madrid sign Brahim Diaz! 
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Transfer News: Manchester United to sign Coutinho? Real Madrid sign Brahim Diaz! 
Bayern head coach Kovac praises Tottenham's growth and their ability to compete
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Bayern head coach Kovac praises Tottenham's growth and their ability to compete
A lot of pressure being number 10, says Coutinho
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A lot of pressure being number 10, says Coutinho
Madrid Want Sadio & Coutinho To Lfc? | Liverpool News Update
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Madrid Want Sadio & Coutinho To Lfc? | Liverpool News Update
Barcelona's Full Pre-season Schedule 2019 + New La Liga Fixtures 2019/20
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Barcelona's Full Pre-season Schedule 2019 + New La Liga Fixtures 2019/20

Philippe Coutinho: A Brief Biography

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.




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