Andreas Pereira

Squad No. 7
Date of Birth January 1, 1996
Age 26
Height 178cm
Position Midfielder
Birthplace Duffel
Previous Clubs Man Utd

Andreas Hugo Hoelgebaum Pereira (born 1 January 1996) is a professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Serie A club Lazio, on loan from Premier League side Manchester United, and the Brazilian national team.

Born in Duffel, Belgium, he began his youth career with nearby club Lommel. At the age of nine, he joined Dutch club PSV Eindhoven, before signing for Manchester United in November 2011. Pereira made his first Premier League appearance in March 2015. He has spent time on loan at Spanish clubs Granada and Valencia.

He played international football for the youth teams of both the country of his birth, Belgium, and his father’s homeland, Brazil, before making his senior debut for Brazil in September 2018.

On 2 October 2020, Lazio announced the arrival of Pereira to the club on a season-long loan. On 1 November 2020, He scored his first Serie A goal in a 4-3 away win against Torino.