Full name: Kayky da Silva Chagas
Date of birth: 11/06/2003 (17 years old)
Place of birth: Brazil
Youth career: Fluminense
Current club: Fluminense
Squad number: —
Current national team: Brazil U-17
Position: winger, second striker
Preferred foot: left
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —
Tournaments participated in: —
Contract until: unknown
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: —
Similar type of player: Neymar
– pace and acceleration
– ball control
– first touch
No significant weaknesses.
Style of play:
– inside forward
– extremely skilled player able to play anywhere in attack
– creative player with great technique on the ball, mobility, acceleration skills, fast direction shifts, short-dribbling and good short-mid through passing ability
– likes to dribble
– likes to shoot at every opportunity he gets
– excellent ball control and first touch
– above-average decision making
– confident, powerful, dynamic and very positive with the ball
– often uses his skills to beat defenders, cut inside and create himself a decent opportunity to score or pass
– superb off the ball intelligence to recognize spaces where to receive/run into
– possesses good mid-range and long-range shooting skills/very skilled in the finish with his left foot
– extremely difficult to knock off the ball thanks to his low centre of gravity and excellent close control
– exceptional ability to maneuver in small spaces
– able to get out of various different scenarios, able to play wide and go direct, or being central and cutting through the lines/difference-maker
– very good in combination play
– likes to play in a free attacking role granted the freedom to roam the pitch and find space
– excellent balance and changes of pace
– able to dribble and make quick combinations with his teammates at top speed
– good playmaking skills
– extremely dangerous on the counter thanks to his electric pace and acceleration
Kayky with a clinical finish after a brilliant quick combination with his teammate.
Kayky with another combination at top speed and another brilliant finish.
He is best suited to playing as:
Right winger in 4-3-3.
Campeonato Brasileiro U-17 2020 winner with Fluminense.
League summary (as for 23 December 2020):
No senior team appearances yet.
Kayky is a product of Fluminense academy – one of the best youth systems in Brazil. He is part of a very strong Fluminense U-17 team along with other very talented players such as Metinho, Arthur Wenderroscky, João Neto, Gustavo Lobo, Matheus Martins and Jefté.
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