Full name: Emersonn Correia Da Silva
Date of birth: 16/07/2004 (16 years old)
Place of birth: Cachoeiro de Itapemirim (Brazil)
Youth career: Athletico Paranaense
Current club: Athletico Paranaense
Squad number: —
Current national team: Brazil U-17
Position: winger, second striker, striker
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —
Tournaments participated in: —
Contract until: unknown
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: —
Similar type of player: Marcus Rashford
– pace and acceleration
– ball control
– first touch
– still has a margin to improve his decision-making on the ball
Style of play:
– inside forward
– player with good body mass ratio, physical strength, power, stamina and natural fitness who feels comfortable in contact situations
– versatile forward who is capable of playing anywhere along the front line
– creative player with very good technique on the ball, acceleration skills, fast direction shifts, short-dribbling and good short-mid through passing ability
– likes to dribble
– likes to enter the opposition’s penalty area whenever possible
– often uses his skills to beat defenders, cut inside and create himself a decent opportunity to score from
– confident, powerful, dynamic and very positive with the ball
– excellent balance, coordination and changes of pace for a player of his size
– extremely difficult to knock off the ball thanks to his strength and excellent close control
– exceptional ability to maneuver in small spaces
– able to dribble and cross at top speed
– extremely dangerous on the counter thanks to his electric pace and acceleration
– all-action and energetic
– good in the air
Emersonn cuts inside, dribbles past his man and scores with a simple finish.
Emersonn dribbles past his man using his electric pace and provides a brilliant assist.
He is best suited to playing as:
Left winger in 4-3-3.
Campeonato Brasileiro U-17 2020 runner-up with Athletico.
League summary (as for 5 March 2021):
No senior team appearances yet.
Emersonn is a product of Athletico Paranaense youth academy. He is part of a very interesting generation of Athletico players that finished second in the Campeonato Brasileiro U-17 2020 along with other very talented prospects such as Vitor do Carmo, Mycael, Jader, Vinícius Kauê and Juninho.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
First team material in a top European club.