Thiago Rodrigues da Silva, commonly known as Mosquito is a young Brazilian striker who had one of the biggest reputation in Brazil after his exploits in its youth competitions. After the U17 World Cup, he was being lauded for his performances and the top clubs were all circling the youngster looking for his signature. As this … More Mosquito: Where has it all gone wrong?
He prefers to be called by his nickname Índio which means Indian; a reference to his appearance. However, his real name is Matheus da Cunha Gomes. Índio is a technically gifted playmaker who has tremendous vision and creativity. He currently plays for Vasco de Gama, his boyhood club. A natural central midfielder, who is versatile enough … More Matheus Índio: The wonderkid tangled in football politics