Iuri Medeiros is a new player of Legia Warsaw
Iuri Medeiros was a leading player of youth national teams (U15 - U21) and he won sliver medal at 2015 UEFA European Under-21 Championship. He was considered one of the greatest talents of the Portuguese football. Our new player can play as a right attacker and also attacking midfielder. His advantages are speed and high technical skills.
Iuri Medeiros played in all youth teams in Sporting CP. He also played in top Portuguese league in Boavista Porto, Moreirense FC and FC Arouca. In the 2017/18 season he made his debut in the first team of Sporting CP (played 11 games). In January 2018 he went on loan to Italian Genoa CFC where he scored two goals and made one assist.
Iuri José Picanço Medeiros
Date of birth: 10.07.1994
Place of birth: Horta (Portugal)
Height: 1,74 m
Position: Forward/Attacking midfielder
Clubs: Sporting Horta (2004/05), Sporting CP (academy, 2005 - 2012), Sporting CP (II team, 2012 – 2015), CF Arouca (on loan, 2015), Moreirense FC (on loan 2015/2016), Boavista Porto (on loan, 2016/2017), Sporting CP (2017), Genoa CFC (on loan, 2018)
Games/goals in club: 175/36
Games/goals in youth national teams: 57/7