Brazilian 17-year-old Endrick has caught the eyes of many football fans, media and European clubs. The teenager who joined Palmeiras youth team at 11 years of age, scoring 165 goals in 169 games in 5 years.
At Palmeiras, he caught the attention of International media and many clubs in Europe. Later, he debuted for the senior club at 16 years old. In the first season in Palmeiras senior team, he was voted the top performing player in Serie A, a Brazilian league, scoring three goals in seven matches. In 2022, Real Madrid agreed to sign the player when he turned 18 years in the summer of July 2024.It was Endrick dream to play for Real Madrid from a young age.
Endrick debuted for Brazil’s national team in 2023 for the World Cup qualifier match against Colombia. He became the fourth youngest player to play for Brazil after Pele, Edu and Coutinho. Pele holds the record for youngest debut for Brazil at 16 years, nine months and 30 days and Endrick, 17 years, three months and 26 days.
Endrick was asked to choose either Messi or Ronaldo,” Messi is magical, but I am a Cristiano Ronaldo fan. My dream as a kid was to play for Real Madrid. Cristiano is my Inspiration. It’s great joy and pride that I will wear the same shirt as Cristiano Ronaldo.”