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João Cancelo
João Cancelo
Personal information
Full name João Pedro Cavaco Cancelo
Date of birth 27 May 1994 (1994-05-27) (age 26)
Place of birth    Barreiro, Flag of Portugal Portugal
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11+12 in)
Playing position Right back / Winger
Club information
Current club England Manchester City
Number 27
Youth clubs
2002–2007
2007–2012
Flag of Portugal Barreirense
Flag of Portugal Benfica
Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
2012–2014
2014–2015
2014–2015
2015–2018
2017–2018
2018–2019
2019–
Flag of Portugal Benfica B
Flag of Portugal Benfica
Flag of Spain → Valencia (loan)
Flag of Spain Valencia
Flag of Italy → Inter Milan (loan)
Flag of Italy Juventus
England Manchester City
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National team
2010
2010–2011
2011–2012
2012
2013–2014
2014–2017
2016–
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Flag of Portugal Portugal U17
Flag of Portugal Portugal U18
Flag of Portugal Portugal U19
Flag of Portugal Portugal U20
Flag of Portugal Portugal U21
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João Pedro Cavaco Cancelo (born 27 May 1994) is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays for Premier League club Manchester City and the Portugal national team. Mainly a right back, he can also play as a right winger or a left back.

He started playing with Benfica, joining Spanish club Valencia in 2014 at the age of 20, initially on loan. After 91 competitive appearances for the latter, he competed in the Serie A with Inter Milan on loan, and later with Juventus with whom he signed in 2018, winning the league and the Supercoppa Italiana in his first season.

All youth levels comprised, Cancelo won 75 caps for Portugal and scored three goals. He made his senior debut in 2016.

Honours

Club

Benfica

International

Portugal

External links

Manchester City FC
Manchester City F.C. squad - 2020–21

1 Bravo · 2 Walker · 5 Stones · 7 Sterling · 8 Gündoğan · 9 Jesus · 10 Agüero · 11 Zinchenko · 14 Laporte · 16 Rodri · 17 De Bruyne · 19 Sané · 20 B. Silva · 21 D. Silva (c) · 22 Mendy · 25 Fernandinho · 26 Mahrez · 27 Cancelo · 30 Otamendi · 31 Ederson · 33 Carson · 47 Foden · 50 García ·  Aké ·  Torres ·

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