MIDFIELDER AT SPORTING AND PORTUGUESE NATIONAL TEAM
William Carvalho, one of the best midfielders in the world, and current UEFA Euro 2016 Championship winner with the Portuguese national team, is one of the best Media Base Sports signings.
William Carvalho, born in Luanda, April 7, 1992, is an Angolan footballer who, as a child, moved to Portugal with his family. At the age of 13, he joined Sporting Lisbon making his first-team debut on April 3, 2011 against Vitoria at the age of 18.
After joining Fatima and Belgian Cercle Brugge on loan, Carvalho returned to Sporting in 2013 to consolidate his place on the team. Since then, his progression has been spectacular. He has already won a Portuguese Taça (2014/15) and a Supertaça (2015/16) ensuring his undisputed place on the Portuguese team, having already played in the FIFA World Cup 2014 and the UEFA Euro 2016 Championship held in France, where he played a vital role in Portugal’s victory.