Iuri Medeiros

Iuri Medeiros


Full name: Iuri Jose Picanco Medeiros

Country: Portugal

Date of birth: 10/07/1994 (19 years old)

Place of birth: Horta (Portugal)

Height: 1,74m

Club career: Sporting Club de Portugal

Current national team: none

Position: winger, attacking midfielder, secondary striker

Preferred foot: left

Market value (by transfermarkt.de): 700,000 €  

Contract until: 30.06.2019

Similar type of player: Angel Di Maria



– pace

– acceleration

– dribbling

– crossing

– technique

– long shots


Style of play:

– likes to cut inside

– likes to dribble

– likes to swap positions

– likes to shoot from distance


He is best suited to playing as:

Right winger in 4-2-3-1.







League summary:

No senior team appearances yet.



Sporting youth academy is known for its great wingers – Luis Figo, Simao Sabrosa, Cristiano Ronaldo, Nani, Ricardo Quaresma – just to name a few. Iuri is their next graduate, who can become a great player. He was a true star of SCP youth teams scoring a lot of goals and getting plenty of assists. During NextGen Series 2013/2014 Sporting U-19 finished 3rd also thanks to Medeiros great performances. Currently, he is one of the leaders of Sporting B, which plays in Portuguese Second Division but it’s only a matter of time before he gets his chance in “Verde-e-Brancos” first team. It is also noteworthy that he has over 30 caps for Portugal youth national teams.




Football Talent Scout potential rating:

8/10   BallBallBallBallBallBallBallBall

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