Estêvão becomes the 3rd youngster to ever score for Palmeiras – Who leads the rank?

Estevão, who sealed Verdão's victory in the Libertadores, joins an exclusive group at Palmeiras
by
Josué Seixas
2024-04-12 14:28:08

Palmeiras faced Uruguay’s Liverpool last Thursday (11) and won 3-1, securing the first victory in the Copa Libertadores.

By closing the score at 3-1 at Allianz Parque, Estevão joins an exclusive list at Palmeiras and in the history of the competition.

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Who was the youngest player to score a goal in the Libertadores?

By a matter of days, Estevão did not become the youngest player to score a goal in the history of the Copa Libertadores. The young player from Palmeiras’ Academy is 16 years, 11 months, and 18 days old.

Endrick, when scoring his first goal in the competition, was 16 years, 10 months, and 16 days old.

Youngest to score for Palmeiras

Estevão also joined the select group of the youngest players to score for Verdão. In the ranking, he appears in third place. Endrick, scoring his first goal in the Brasileirão at 16 years, three months, and four days old.

In second place is Heitor, who in 1916 scored a goal at 16 years, 11 months, and 14 days. And Estevão, with the goal scored last Thursday (11) at 16 years, 11 months, and 18 days old.