Biro

Biro

Full name: Guilherme Sucigan Mafra Cunha

Country: Brazil

Date of birth: 20/04/2004 (17 years old)

Place of birth: Campinas (Brazil)

Height: 176cm

Youth career: Corinthians

Current club: Corinthians

Squad number: —

Current national team: Brazil U-17

Position: left-back, central midfielder, winger

Preferred foot: left

Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —

Tournaments participated in: 2019 South American Under-15 Football Championship (6/0)

Contract until: 30.11.2023

Player’s agent: unknown

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Marcelo

Strengths:

– pace and acceleration

– dynamism

– dribbling 

– technique

– ball control

– agility

– versatility

– passing 

– bravery 

– first touch

– long shots

Weaknesses:

– able to dispossess opponents thanks to his explosiveness but like many other young wing backs, he is more effective at the offensive point of view than defensive one

– should work on the quality of his crosses

– ambidexterity/using his right weaker foot

Style of play:

– attacking full-back/wing-back

– extremely versatile and skillful player able to play on the wing and different midfield roles

– very good technique, ball control, creativity, and passing skills for a full-back

– great coordination, agility, changes of pace, and body balance

– likes to dribble

– likes overlapping runs

– able to cut inside and run at the defense directly

– possesses impressive mid-range and long-range shooting skills with his left foot

– able to dribble and make quick combinations at top speed

– confident, dynamic, and very positive with the ball at his feet

– 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

– extremely dangerous on the counter thanks to his pace and acceleration

– tactically astute and technically capable of playing in various roles, positions and, tactical systems

– endless energy and his powerful running make him an incredibly useful asset as he brings an offensive value to a team, with a lot of activity during 90 minutes on the left side

– constantly on the move/all-action and energetic

– avoids using his right weaker foot

– competent set piece taker

Biro makes a great run, enters the penalty area, and scores with a superb finish.
Biro dribbles past his man with ease and sends a cross but it goes wide.

He is best suited to playing as:

Left-back in 4-3-3.

Video:

Achievements:

2019 South American Under-15 Football Championship winner with Brazil.

League summary (as for 6 October 2021):

No senior team appearances yet.

Description:

Biro is a product of Corinthians youth academy. He is one of the most exciting players of a very strong generation of Brazilian players born in 2004 which includes, among others Matheus Nascimento, Matheus França, Kaiky Melo, Andrey, Emersonn, Vinícius Tobías, Ângelo Gabriel, Thauan Lara, Mateusão, Sávio, Giovani, and Jhonatan Kauan. Biro sat on the Corinthians bench twice during the Campeonato Paulista 2021 and his first-team debut seems to be only a matter of time.

Quotes:

Football Talent Scout potential rating:

9/10

Player has the potential to become a key player in a top European club.

Links:

Transfermarkt

Soccerway

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