(Born on 9 January 2001), simply known as Rodrygo,is a Brazilian professional Footballer who plays as a winger for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Brazil national team.
Born in Osasco, sao Paulo,Rodrygo joined Santos youth set up in 2011 at the age of ten, initially assigned to the futsal team. In 21 July 2017,Rodrygo signed his first professional contract, after agreeing to a five year deal. He was promoted to the main squad by interim manager Elano.
On 15 June 2018,Real Madrid reach an agreements with Santos for the transfer of Rodrygo, with the player joining Los balancos in June 2019 and signing until 2019.On 25 September, Rodrygo made his first debut against Osasuna where he scored his first goal within a few minutes.
He scored his first hat rick being a brace hat rick and gave an assist for the club on 6 November, aged 18 years and 301 days old, against Galatasary in a 6-0 win in the 2019-20 UEFA Champions league season.
The second youngest ever to score in the competition, he is also the first player born in the 21 century to score in the tournament.
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