William Carvalho

Born: April 7, 1992 (age 23)

Height: 6'1.5" (187cm)

Hometown: Luanda, Angola
Nationality: Portugal Portuguese

Position: Midfielder
William Carvalho takes part in a Portugal training session on November 11, 2013.
Career History
International2013-Portugal
Sports Mole has 81 articles about William Carvalho. Articles 1 to 40:
Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after failing to score a penalty kick during the friendly between Portugal and Bulgaria at Magalhaes Pessoa stadium in Leiria on March 25, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo misses penalty in Portugal loss
Cristiano Ronaldo misses from the penalty spot as Portugal lose 1-0 at home to Bulgaria in Friday night's international friendly in Leiria.
Mar 25, 22:38
Sporting's midfielder William Carvalho celebrates after scoring a goal during the Portuguese football match Sporting CP vs FC Pacos de Ferreira on December 1, 2013
William Carvalho extends Sporting Lisbon contract
Arsenal and Liverpool target William Carvalho signs a new deal keeping him at Sporting Lisbon until 2020.
Feb 9, 21:37
Dynamo Kiev's forward Andriy Yarmolenko (L) vies with Porto's midfielder Danilo Pereira during the UEFA Champions League Group G football match FC Porto vs FC Dynamo Kyiv at the Dragao stadium in Porto on November 24, 2015
Report: Arsenal eye Danilo swoop
Porto midfielder Danilo is reportedly a January transfer target of Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger.
Dec 24, 09:17
A Sporting Lisbon fan shows their support during the UEFA Cup Final between CSKA Moscow and Sporting Lisbon at the Jose Alvalade Stadium May 18, 2005. Lisbon, Portugal.
Result: Sporting Lisbon top Primeira Liga table with victory over Maritimo
Sporting Lisbon return to the top of the Primeira Liga with a hard-fought 1-0 victory away to Maritimo, an Adrien Silva goal the difference between the two sides.
Dec 5, 22:37
Sporting's midfielder William Carvalho celebrates after scoring a goal during the Portuguese football match Sporting CP vs FC Pacos de Ferreira on December 1, 2013
Result: Sporting Lisbon strike late to beat Belenenses
William Carvalho scores a stoppage-time penalty to give Primeira Liga leaders Sporting Lisbon a 1-0 win over Belenenses.
Nov 30, 21:01
Sporting's midfielder William Carvalho celebrates after scoring a goal during the Portuguese football match Sporting CP vs FC Pacos de Ferreira on December 1, 2013
William Carvalho: 'Arsenal are my dream club'
Highly-rated midfielder William Carvalho admits his affection for Arsenal, hinting that the Gunners would be his club of choice if he left Sporting Lisbon.
Oct 12, 01:16
Sporting's midfielder William Carvalho celebrates after scoring a goal during the Portuguese football match Sporting CP vs FC Pacos de Ferreira on December 1, 2013
Chelsea to challenge Arsenal, Liverpool for Sporting Lisbon's William Carvalho?
Chelsea are reportedly ready to challenge a host of rival clubs for the services of Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho.
Sep 30, 01:55
William Carvalho takes part in a Portugal training session on November 11, 2013.
Paris Saint-Germain looking to sign William Carvalho?
A report claims that Sporting Lisbon defensive midfielder William Carvalho is on the radar of Ligue 1 side Paris Saint-Germain.
Sep 28, 18:45
ortugal's midfielder William Carvalho takes part in a training session in Praia del Rey, near Obidos, on November 11, 2013
Report: Liverpool target Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho
Liverpool are interested in signing Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho, according to reports.
Sep 18, 20:48
Albania's forward Odise Roshi (L) vies with Portugal's defender Fabio Coentrao during the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying football match on September 7, 2014
Preview: Albania vs. Portugal
Sports Mole looks ahead to Monday night's top-of-the-table clash in Euro 2016 qualifying Group I between Albania and Portugal.
Sep 5, 13:03
Anthony Martial of Monaco looks on during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play Off First Leg match between Valencia CF and AS Monaco at Mestalla Stadium on August 19, 2015
Team News: Anthony Martial forced to wait for France debut
Anthony Martial is only named among the substitutes for France's international friendly with Portugal.
Sep 4, 19:25
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's third goal against Sweden during their World Cup play-off match on November 19, 2013
Preview: Portugal vs. France
Sports Mole previews Friday's international friendly between Portugal and Euro 2016 hosts France in Lisbon.
Sep 2, 17:56
ortugal's midfielder William Carvalho takes part in a training session in Praia del Rey, near Obidos, on November 11, 2013
Reported Arsenal target William Carvalho suffers leg fracture
William Carvalho, who is reportedly a transfer target of Arsenal, will spend the next 12 weeks out of action with tibia fracture.
Jul 14, 16:32
ortugal's midfielder William Carvalho takes part in a training session in Praia del Rey, near Obidos, on November 11, 2013
Report: Real Madrid enter William Carvalho race
A report in Spain links Real Madrid with a move for Sporting Lisbon's holding midfielder William Carvalho.
Jul 8, 10:54
ortugal's midfielder William Carvalho takes part in a training session in Praia del Rey, near Obidos, on November 11, 2013
Sporting Lisbon boss rules out William Carvalho exit
Sporting Lisbon boss Jorge Jesus says that he has no plans to sell highly-rated midfielder William Carvalho, amid reported interest from Arsenal.
Jul 7, 09:49
Oscar Lewicki (L) of Sweden and Bernardo Silva of Portugal battle for the ball during the UEFA European Under-21 final match between Sweden and Portugal at Eden Stadium on June 30, 2015
Result: Sweden crowned European Under-21 champions
Sweden are crowned European Under-21 Champions after beating Portugal on penalties at the Eden Stadium in Prague.
Jun 30, 22:36
Oscar Lewicki (L) of Sweden and Bernardo Silva of Portugal battle for the ball during the UEFA European Under-21 final match between Sweden and Portugal at Eden Stadium on June 30, 2015
Live Commentary: Sweden Under-21s 0-0 Portugal Under-21s (Sweden win 4-3 on penalties) - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of the European Under-21 Championship final between Portugal Under-21s and Sweden Under-21s.
Jun 30, 19:00
ortugal's midfielder William Carvalho takes part in a training session in Praia del Rey, near Obidos, on November 11, 2013
Report: Arsene Wenger keen to sign William Carvalho
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is reportedly keen on signing Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho this summer.
Jun 30, 02:59
Bernardo Silva of Portugal celebrates scoring during the UEFA Under 21 European Championship 2015 semi final football match between Portugal and Germany in Olomouc, Czech Republic on June 27, 2015
Result: Five-star Portugal reach Euro 2015 final after destruction of Germany
Portugal Under-21s thrash Germany Under-21s 5-0 in Olomouc to reach the final of Euro 2015.
Jun 27, 18:52
Davide Zappacosta of Italy (L) competes for the ball with Carlos Mane of Portugal during the UEFA Under21 European Championship 2015 match between Italy and Portugal at Mestsky Fotbalovy Stadium on June 21, 2015
Result: Italy Under-21s, Portugal Under-21s play out goalless draw
Neither side can find a breakthrough in the 90 minutes of the European Championship clash between Italy Under-21s and Portugal Under-21s.
Jun 21, 21:36
Portugal's players celebrate scoring during the UEFA Under21 European Championship 2015 football match between England and Portugal in Uherske Hradiste, Czech Republic on June 18, 2015
Live Commentary: Italy Under-21s 0-0 Portugal Under-21s - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of the European Under-21 Championship between Portugal and Italy in Group B.
Jun 21, 19:15
Morgan Schneiderlin in action for Southampton on November 30, 2014
Five defensive midfield targets for Arsenal this summer
Sports Mole looks at five possible defensive midfield options available for Arsenal to sign this summer, as Arsene Wenger aims to bolster his squad.
Jun 20, 10:54
Portugal's players celebrate scoring during the UEFA Under21 European Championship 2015 football match between England and Portugal in Uherske Hradiste, Czech Republic on June 18, 2015
Preview: Italy Under-21s vs. Portugal Under-21s
Sports Mole looks ahead to Italy's Under-21 clash with Portugal at the European Championship as the Azzurri bid to keep alive hopes of a sixth title.
Jun 19, 17:59
Harry Kane in training for England on March 26, 2015
European Under-21 Championship - Group B preview
Sports Mole takes a closer look at the four nations, one of which is England, that make up Group B of the upcoming European Under-21 Championships.
Jun 14, 12:00
Portugal's forward and captain Cristiano Ronaldo reacts during the Group G football match between Portugal and Ghana at the Mane Garrincha National Stadium in Brasilia during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 26, 2014
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick enough for Portugal
Cristiano Ronaldo scores a hat-trick as Portugal come from behind to beat Armenia 3-2 in a Euro 2016 qualifier.
Jun 13, 18:55
Joel Campbell of Arsenal celebrates scoring during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and Benfica at the Emirates Stadium on August 2, 2014
Report: Arsenal to use Joel Campbell as makeweight to sign Portugal star
Arsenal reportedly hope to use struggling Joel Campbell as a makeweight in a prospective deal to sign £35m-rated Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho.
May 7, 01:59
Sporting's midfielder William Carvalho celebrates after scoring a goal during the Portuguese football match Sporting CP vs FC Pacos de Ferreira on December 1, 2013
Report: Arsenal agree fee for £21m-rated Portuguese star William Carvalho
Arsenal reportedly move ahead of Man United in the race to sign the highly-rated William Carvalho after agreeing a £21m fee with Sporting Lisbon.
Apr 24, 20:30
Sporting's midfielder William Carvalho celebrates after scoring a goal during the Portuguese football match Sporting CP vs FC Pacos de Ferreira on December 1, 2013
William Carvalho wants Premier League move?
Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho wants to join Arsenal or Manchester United this summer, according to a report.
Apr 16, 13:56
Greece's Portuguese coach Fernando Santos is pictured during a group C football match between Colombia and Greece at the Mineirao Arena in Belo Horizonte during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 14, 2014
Preview: Portugal vs. Serbia
Sports Mole previews the Euro 2016 qualifying fixture between Portugal and Serbia.
Mar 27, 17:00
Sporting's midfielder William Carvalho celebrates after scoring a goal during the Portuguese football match Sporting CP vs FC Pacos de Ferreira on December 1, 2013
Report: William Carvalho wanted by Manchester United, Liverpool
Sporting Lisbon star William Carvalho is a £35m target for both Manchester United and Liverpool this summer, according to a report.
Mar 8, 14:21
Sporting's midfielder William Carvalho celebrates after scoring a goal during the Portuguese football match Sporting CP vs FC Pacos de Ferreira on December 1, 2013
William Carvalho admits "dream" Premier League move
Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho says that it is a "dream" of his to join a Premier League club, amid speculation linking him to Arsenal and Manchester United.
Jan 13, 02:00
William Carvalho takes part in a Portugal training session on November 11, 2013.
Arsenal 'step up pursuit of £25m-rated William Carvalho'
Arsenal reportedly decide to step up their pursuit of £25m-rated Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho after assessing their options.
Jan 12, 08:10
Sporting's midfielder William Carvalho celebrates after scoring a goal during the Portuguese football match Sporting CP vs FC Pacos de Ferreira on December 1, 2013
Report: Arsenal line up £20m William Carvalho bid
A report suggests that Arsenal are targeting a January swoop for £20m-rated Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho.
Dec 28, 05:11
Sporting's midfielder William Carvalho celebrates after scoring a goal during the Portuguese football match Sporting CP vs FC Pacos de Ferreira on December 1, 2013
Marco Silva: "Many offers" received for William Carvalho
Sporting Lisbon boss Marco Silva refuses to rule out a January exit for in-demand midfielder William Carvalho.
Dec 10, 08:57
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Sweden during their World Cup play-off match on November 19, 2013
Team News: Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi start at Old Trafford
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi both start the international friendly between Portugal and Argentina at Old Trafford.
Nov 18, 19:15
William Carvalho takes part in a Portugal training session on November 11, 2013.
Report: Liverpool join race to sign Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho
Liverpool join the race to sign Sporting Lisbon defensive midfielder William Carvalho, according to reports.
Nov 9, 13:58
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo jogs laps during training June 3, 2014
Team News: Cristiano Ronaldo starts for Portugal
Cristiano Ronaldo starts for Portugal in their Euro 2016 qualifier away to Denmark.
Oct 14, 19:10
William Carvalho takes part in a Portugal training session on November 11, 2013.
Sporting Lisbon's William Carvalho eyes future move to England
Sporting Lisbon midfielder and reported Arsenal and Man United target William Carvalho admits that he wants to play for a Premier League club in the future.
Oct 10, 11:18
 Andre Schurrle of Chelsea celebrates scoring their first goal during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain FC at Stamford Bridge on April 8, 2014
Team News: Filipe Luis, Andre Schurrle start for Chelsea
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho hands starts to Filipe Luis and Andre Schurrle for his side's Champions League fixture against Sporting Lisbon.
Sep 30, 19:06
Sporting's midfielder William Carvalho celebrates after scoring a goal during the Portuguese football match Sporting CP vs FC Pacos de Ferreira on December 1, 2013
Report: William Carvalho to sign new Sporting Lisbon deal
A report claims that in-demand midfielder William Carvalho wants to sign a new long-term deal with Sporting Lisbon.
Sep 29, 13:31
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