Gabriel Carvalho

Gabriel Carvalho

Full name: Gabriel Carvalho Teixeira

Country: Brazil

Date of birth: 17/08/2007 (16 years old)

Place of birth: Porto Alegre (Brazil)

Height: 170cm

Youth career: Internacional

Current club: Internacional

Squad number: —

Current national team: —

Position: attacking midfielder, winger

Preferred foot: right

Market value (by —

Tournaments participated in: —

Contract until: unknown

Player’s agent: unknown

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Philippe Coutinho


– pace 

– acceleration 

– technique 

– ball control 

– creativity 

– first touch 

– agility 

– passing 

– vision 

– flair 

– dribbling 

– set-pieces 

To improve:

– quite strong for a player of his size, but still needs to build more muscles/physical power

– defensive contribution

– quite prolific, but improving his shooting skills and composure in the final third would be a great addition to his skillset

Style of play:

– advanced playmaker

– diminutive player with a low centre of gravity, superb agility, flair, body balance, changes of pace, and coordination

– electric pace and acceleration

– likes to roam around in the space between the opposition’s midfield and defence

– likes to use tricks and skills to remain in possession of the ball

– highly creative player who likes to be given a free role to roam the pitch and find space

– player with an outstanding vision to execute killer passes and set up goalscoring opportunities for his teammates

– unpredictable and able to make a difference with his passing and dribbling skills at any time

– his attacking movement, positional sense, and ability to interpret the game, which, combined with his pace, mobility and energy, enable him to make spectacular solo runs to beat the defensive line

– good feeling to make effective late runs into the opposite penalty box lurking for a chance to score

– excellent close control and dribbling skills at top speed

– displays a natural technique to take fast decisions under pressure

– exquisite first touch

– superb footwork in tight spaces

– good direct and indirect set-piece taker

– operates quite comfortably with his weaker left foot

Under pressure Carvalho spots the movement of his teammate and provides an assist with a very good pass.
After a superb run through the middle, Carvalho provides a superb pass to the wing.
Carvalho enters the penalty area, dribbles past his opponent thanks to his acceleration, and creates a big chance with a good pass.

Heatmap by Wyscout:

He is best suited to playing as:

Attacking midfielder in 4-2-3-1.



League summary (as for 1 September 2023):

No senior team appearances yet.


Gabriel Carvalho is a product of the Internacional youth academy. He is considered to be Inter’s most talented academy player since Alexander Pato. He is part of a really interesting generation of Colorado U17s which includes, among others Evertow, Ricardo Mathias, Rodriguinho, João Dalla Corte, Esley Reis, Leonan, Eduardo Belmont, Matheus Lemon, Vinícius Huan, Paulo Jefferson, Allex, and Guilherme Bahia.


Football Talent Scout potential rating:


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





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