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64

Marcos

Lopes

Minutes played

57

Pass Accuracy

n/a

Touches

3

Assists

0
Last game stats
Minutes played 57
Passes completed 0/0
Touches 3
Assists 0
Goals 0
Shots on target 0
Personal
Position Midfielder
Date of birth 28 December 1995
Place of birth Brazil
Height (ft)
Weight (st)
International caps / goals 0 / 0
2013/2014 League Cup
Appearances 0 0
Goals 0 0
Assists 0 0
Passes 0 0
Yellow cards 0 0
Red cards 0 0

City on Lopes:

Recognised as one of the continent’s most promising playmakers, Marcos “Rony” Lopes is the youngest goalscorer in the club history…

Brought on as an 89th minute substitute in City’s FA Cup third round tie against Watford in January 2013, the 17-year old (plus eight days) tyro netted in injury time to write his name into the history books.

Signed from Benfica in 2011, Lopes arrived in Manchester with a reputation as a fleet-footed technician with the ability to play anywhere across the line behind a main striker with a wise head on young shoulders.

Although he had to wait two years to make his City first-team debut, Lopes was taken on the pre-season tour to Austria in 2012 where he caught the eye and marked himself out as “one to watch” in the youth set up.

He claimed the inaugural Academy Player of the Year award in 2013 and it got even better in the 2013/14 season where Lopes was one of the stars of the UEFA Youth League, scoring a hat-trick in a 6-0 win over Bayern Munich u19s.

It wasn’t long until he was back in the first-team, earning his first start in the Capital One Cup third round tie against Wigan Athletic in September 2013.

He started again in the Capital One Cup semi-final second leg win over West Ham, earning the Man of the Match award after a sublime performance.

After landing his first senior medal in that competition, Marcos joined Lille on loan for the 2014/15 season in the summer of 2014.

He continued to shine in what was his first taste of regular senior football, making 27 appearances for the Ligue 1 outfit as they finished in eighth place.

Latest tweets: @rony10lopes

  • Great diner with @Jasondenayer and @SinanBytyqi75 already back home in Manchester 👌 http://t.co/xj3lvgzliX (2 days ago, via Twitter for iPhone)

  • This is football too. This is Manchester City! #cityontour @MCFC #ThankYouAsia http://t.co/0KisZDNaaP (2 days ago, via Twitter for iPhone)

  • Feeling good to finish our #Cityontour with one goal. Now time to go back to Manchester✈️! Thank you Vietnam 🙌 @MCFC http://t.co/Olbvw444pY (3 days ago, via Twitter for iPhone)

  • Wishing @Fernando_Reges a special birthday directly from Vietnaaaam! @MCFC #cityontour 👍 http://t.co/zibpqNaDdx (5 days ago, via Twitter for iPhone)

  • Thanks for the interview! Finally some easy questions by @markbooth_mcfc @MCFC :) #goodtimes #together https://t.co/okZuHbVCs3 (8 days ago, via Twitter for iPhone)

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