Fabio Silva

Fabio Silva is a young Portuguese striker that has been scoring a lot of goals for FC Porto’s U19 and Portugal U17. He has already attracted the interest of several big clubs. Is he the new Cristiano Ronaldo?

Player Information

Name: Fabio Silva
Nationality: Portugal
Age: 15 (19/07/2002)
Height: 178 cm
Weight: 68 kg
Foot: Right
Club: FC Porto
Contract: 30/06/2022
Position: Striker
Value: £7.5k / €10k
Est. Cost in 2018: £5.75M / €6.25M
Wages p/w: £45 / €60

Transfer Information

FC Porto is aware of Fabio Silva’s potential and they will require a ‘large’ fee for the young striker. We managed to sign him with FC Barcelona for a 6.5M fee, including a percentage of next sale. Quite the fee for a 15-year-old, but considering his potential he is totally worth it!

Key attributes
+ Finishing
+ Dribbling
+ Technique
+ Composure
+ Pace
Attributes to improve
– Long Shots
– Heading
– Positioning
– Strength
– Jumping Reach

Fabio Silva 2018

Silva starts in Porto’s U19 and he will not getting a lot of chances in the first team any time soon.


Fabio Silva 2028

Ten years later we see that Silva has stayed at FC Porto, but he has developed into an ‘elite striker’. He was Portugal’s topscorer for two seasons and considering he is only 25 makes him a very good prospect. He has also been capped 19 times by Portugal.


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