Gerson dos Santos
|Full name||Gerson Pereira dos Santos Filho|
|Date of birth||June 15, 1982|
|Place of birth||São Paulo, Brazil|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|2007||Richmond Kickers Future||1||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of June 1, 2012.
College and Amateur
Dos Santos played for several youth clubs in his native Brazil, including C.A. Juventus and Foz Cataratas E.C., before moving to the United States in 2005 to attend and play college soccer at Virginia Commonwealth University. He made 45 appearances with the VCU Rams over three seasons, scoring 10 goals and 9 assists, earning All-CAA First Team honors in his sophomore season, and being named co-Player of the Year in his serior year.
Dos Santos graduated from college one year early and turned professional in 2009 when he signed with the Richmond Kickers in the USL Second Division. He made his professional debut on April 18, 2009 in Richmond's 2-2 opening day tie with the Harrisburg City Islanders, and helped the Kickers to the 2009 USL Second Division championship.
- Gerson Dos Santos agrees to terms
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-10-04. Retrieved 2009-10-09.