The Untold Story Of Eduardo Camavinga

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Eduardo Camavinga

This article will tell you about the career highlights of French footballer Eduardo Camavinga

Eduardo Camavinga is a professional footballer from Angola who currently plays as a midfielder for Paris Saint-Germain in the French Ligue 1. He was born on November 10, 2002, in Miconje, Angola, and moved to France at the age of two with his family.

Camavinga began his youth career at AGL Drapeau Fougeres, a local club in Brittany, France. He then joined the youth academy at Stade Rennais FC at the age of 11, where he quickly rose through the ranks and caught the attention of the club’s coaches and scouts.

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Career Overview

In April 2019, at the age of just 16, Camavinga made his professional debut for Stade Rennais in a 3-3 draw against Angers SCO in Ligue 1.

He became the youngest player to start a game for the club in over 30 years. He quickly became a regular in the team and made 36 appearances in all competitions during his first full season.

During the 2020-2021 season, Camavinga continued to impress with his performances on the pitch, attracting interest from several top European clubs, including Real Madrid and Manchester United.

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He was named in the Ligue 1 Team of the Year and became the youngest ever player to score for the French national team in over 100 years, netting a goal in a friendly against Ukraine.

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In August 2021, it was announced that Camavinga had signed a six-year contract with Real Madrid for a fee of around €30 million. Since joining them, he has shown his true capabilities on the ground.

Eduardo Camavinga
Eduardo Camavinga

Camavinga has been praised for his composure on the ball, his passing ability, and his work rate off the ball. He has been compared to French midfielders N’Golo Kante and Paul Pogba for his all-action displays in midfield.

Personal Life

Off the pitch, Camavinga has also been recognized for his maturity and professionalism despite his young age. He has been vocal about his desire to use his platform as a professional footballer to speak out against racism and discrimination.

At just 20 years of age, Camavinga’s career is still in its early stages, and he has the potential to become one of the best midfielders in the world.

By Shyam
Shyam Sharma who joined SPORTS BIG NEWS in 2021. Focuses on soccer – chiefly the Premier League, LaLiga, UEFA Champions League, Liga MX and MLS. On occasion, also covers American sports, general news and entertainment. Fascinated by the language of sport – particularly the under-appreciated art of translating cliché-speak.