Player Details

Name

Caio Alexandre

Pronunciation

kai-o al-lay-shan-drey

Height

5' 9"

Weight

150 lbs

Date of Birth

2.24.1999 (22)

Birthplace

Duque de Caixas, Brazil

Position

Midfielder

Position Detail

Unknown

Preferred Side

Unknown

Roster Category

Senior

Player Category

International, U22 Initiative
Career Summary

Caio Alexandre was acquired by Whitecaps FC in March 2021 from Brazilian club Botafogo FR to bolster their midfield with his proven experience in one of the top 10 leagues in the world.

The technical box-to-box player is signed to a four-year contract through 2024.

BRAZIL
Caio Alexandre made the move to Major League Soccer following his first professional season in Brazil’s Série A, which included five goals across all competitions. Born in Duque de Caxias, Brazil, he made 34 league appearances, six starts in the Copa do Brasil, and 10 appearances in the Campeonato Carioca. Prior to signing his first team contract in September 2019, Caio Alexandre captained the Botafogo U-20 side.

INTERESTING NOTES
Caio Alexandre was ranked ninth overall among the biggest revelations during the 2020-21 season by Brazilian newspaper O Globo.