Luís Carlos Correia Pinto
|Full name||Luís Carlos Correia Pinto|
|Date of birth||5 May 1985|
|Place of birth||Porto, Portugal|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Playing position||Left back|
|Deportivo La Coruña|
|2006–2007||→ Moreirense (loan)||25||(2)|
|2007||→ Rio Ave (loan)||6||(0)|
|2013–||Deportivo La Coruña||58||(3)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 March 2015.
† Appearances (Goals).
Born in Porto, Luisinho made his senior debuts with lowly SC Vila Real in 2004. In the 2005 summer he joined S.C. Braga, being assigned to the reserves and subsequently serving loans at Moreirense FC and Rio Ave FC.
In January 2008 Luisinho joined Moreirense on a permanent basis, moving to C.D. Aves in the Liga de Honra after one and a half seasons. He played his first match as a professional on 16 August, starting in a 0–0 away draw against S.C. Freamunde.
On 31 May 2012 Luisinho joined S.L. Benfica, along with teammate Michel. On 13 August of the following year, after being sparingly used by the Reds, he moved abroad for the first time in his career, signing for Deportivo de La Coruña.
- Sp. Braga: calendário de pré-época definido e Baha cedido ao Creteil (Sp. Braga: pre-season schedule defined and Baha loaned to Creteil); Mais Futebol, 17 June 2006 (Portuguese)
- Liga: confira as saídas já concretizadas (Liga: check the confirmed exits); Mais Futebol, 30 July 2007 (Portuguese)
- Futebol: Desportivo das Aves – Vítor Hugo deve fechar plantel avense (Football: Deportivo das Aves – Vítor Hugo may close avense roster); Correio do Minho, 25 June 2009 (Portuguese)
- Luisinho é para continuar no lado esquerdo da defesa (Luisinho will remain in the left side of the defence); Record, 24 December 2011 (Portuguese)
- Luisinho e Michel contratados (Luisinho and Michel signed); Record, 31 May 2012 (Portuguese)
- Luisinho, lateral o interior zurdo, pasa esta mañana reconocimiento médico por el Deportivo (Luisinho, left back or winger, passes medical for Deportivo this morning); Deportivo's official website, 13 August 2013 (Spanish)
- Luisinho le propina un manotazo a Juan Carlos en un 'rifi rafe' (Luisinho slaps Juan Carlos in a 'quarrel'); Marca, 2 April 2014 (Spanish)
- Stats and profile at Zerozero
- Luís Carlos Correia Pinto profile at ForaDeJogo
- BDFutbol profile
- Soccerway profile