Paulo Alves

First Name: Paulo

Surname: Alves

Position: Midfield

D.O.B: 25/12/1997

Town Of Birth: Sao Joao da Madeira, Portugal

Profile

Paulo Alves is a talented midfielder from Portugal who joined the Academy in the summer of 2015.

Also known as Paulinho, he is a regular member of the U23 squad.

Alves spent seven years with FC Porto's Academy under the guidance of future Liverpool coach Pepijn Lijnders, and in 2014-15 got senior experience playing for local side Sanjoanense, who are in the third tier of the Portuguese league.

He has an eye for a pass and will hope to make a big impression in Kirkby.