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Vinícius Júnior
Vinícius Júnior
Personal information
Full name Vinícius José Paixão de Oliveira Júnior
Date of birth 12 July 2000 (2000-07-12) (age 20)
Place of birth    São Gonçalo, Brazil Brazil
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9+12 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current club Flag of Spain Real Madrid
Youth clubs
2005–2017 Brazil Flamengo
Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
2017–2018
2018–
Brazil Flamengo
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National team
2015–2016
2016–2017
2018–
Brazil Brazil U15
Brazil Brazil U17
Brazil Brazil U20
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Vinícius José Paixão de Oliveira Júnior (born 12 July 2000), commonly known as Vinícius Júnior or Vinícius JR, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish club Real Madrid.

On 23 May 2017, at the age of 16, Vinícius was sold by Flamengo to Real Madrid, effective after his 18th birthday. He was originally scheduled to return to Brazil on loan in July 2018.

Honours

Club

Flamengo

International

Brazil

Individual

Awards
Performances
  • Copa Brasil U-15 top scorer: 2015 (6 goals)
  • BRICS U-17 Football Cup top scorer: 2016 (4 goals)
  • Nike U-17 International Friendlies top scorer: 2016 (3 goals)
  • South American U-17 Football Championship top scorer: 2017 (7 goals)
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Real Madrid C.F. squad - 2020–21

1 Areola · 2 Carvajal · 3 Militão · 4 Ramos (c) · 5 Varane · 6 Nacho · 7 Hazard · 8 Kroos · 9 Benzema · 10 Modrić · 11 Bale · 12 Marcelo · 13 Courtois · 14 Casemiro · 15 Valverde · 16 James · 17 Vázquez · 18 Jović · 19 Odriozola · 20 Asensio · 21 Brahim · 22 Isco · 23 Mendy · 24 Mariano · 25 Vinícius Jr. · 27 Rodrygo ·  Ceballos ·

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