Carlos Wilson Cachicote Rocha
|Full name||Carlos Wilson Cachicote Rocha|
|Date of birth||1 May 1989|
|Place of birth||Oeiras, Portugal|
|Height||1.87 m (6 ft 1 1⁄2 in)|
|Playing position||Attacking midfielder / Forward|
|Deportivo La Coruña|
|2013–||Deportivo La Coruña||18||(0)|
|2014||→ Belenenses (loan)||5||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 29 March 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
Carlos Wilson Cachicote da Rocha (born 1 May 1989), commonly known as Rudy, is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays for Deportivo de La Coruña in Spain as an attacking midfielder or a forward.
Born in in Oeiras, Lisbon District, Rudy played lower league football until the age of 22, his first stop being with Sporting Clube Linda-a-Velha in the Lisbon regional championships. In 2011 he signed with Cercle Brugge KSV, scoring 13 goals in 33 games in his first season to help his team to the seventh position in the Belgian Pro League as well as the UEFA Europa League final playoff, lost to K.A.A. Gent; he found the net in only his second appearance, a 1–1 home draw against R.A.E.C. Mons.
In July 2014, Rudy was asked to switch his international allegiance to Angola.
- "Cercle Brugge speelt Rudy kwijt" [Cercle Brugge risks losing Rudy] (in Dutch). Voetbal België. 9 August 2012. Retrieved 10 July 2014.
- "Rudy, presentado como nuevo jugador del Deportivo" [Rudy, presented as new Deportivo player] (in Spanish). La Voz de Galicia. 23 July 2013. Retrieved 10 July 2014.
- "Angola pick several new faces for upcoming friendlies". BBC Sport. 23 May 2014. Retrieved 10 July 2014.
- Mark Gleeson (26 July 2014). "Angola extend their pool of talent ahead of Afcon qualifiers". BBC Sport. Retrieved 28 July 2014.
- "Angola vs. Ethiopia (Friendly - 3.8.14)". AfricanSoccer.Weebly.com. 3 August 2014. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
- "Rudy debuta con Angola al participar 30 minutos en el triunfo sobre Etiopía" [Rudy debuts with Angola to participate 30 minutes in the win over Ethiopia] (in Spanish). Deportivo's official website. 4 August 2014. Retrieved 19 August 2014.