Carlos Andrade Souza
|Full name||Carlos Andrade Souza|
|Date of birth||January 23, 1987|
|Place of birth||Vitória da Conquista, Brazil|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Playing position||Left Back|
|2008||→ Cruzeiro (loan)||9||(0)|
|2009||→ Mirassol (loan)||0||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 October 2012.
† Appearances (Goals).
Carlinhos started his career at Santos Futebol Clube. His contract was due to expired in August 2008 but in June 2008 signed a new 3-year contract and joined Cruzeiro in a 6-month deal. In January 2009 he was signed by fellow São Paulo State club Mirassol in a 5-month loan. Carlinhos then sold to Brasa Futebol Clube for R$400,000 in 2009, a proxy club for third parties ownership. In December 2009 he was signed by Santo André in 1-year contract. In May 2010 Carlinhos was signed by Fluminense in 3-year deal.
Carlinhos was called for Seleção for the first time in 2006, by Dunga, for a friendly against Switzerland. The player came back to Brazil six years later, in 2012, when, this time by Mano Menezes, was called up for Superclásico de las Américas. He made his debut for brazilian national football team on November 21, 2012, when Seleção won, after penalties, the title.
Games for Brazilian team
|1.||21 November 2012||La Bombonera, Buenos Aires, Argentina||1(4)–2(3)||Argentina||0||Superclásico de las Américas|
- "Relatorio da Administracao 2009" (in Portuguese). Santos FC. Retrieved 11 November 2012.
- Carlinhos comemora volta à seleção após seis anos e espera permanecer desta vez