Honed his close-control skills playing futsal with Corinthians before breaking through at Ituano. The Brazil Under-23 international - also linked with the likes of Manchester United and Barcelona - joined Arsenal during July 2019. Caught the eye with some swashbuckling displays after laying down a marker when scoring twice in his first two competitive starts - then grabbing another brace in the 5-5 League Cup draw against Liverpool.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is a noted admirer of Raphina but could be persuaded to raid the Emirates instead
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is a noted admirer of Arsenal's Gabriel Martinelli – but will have a job luring him to Merseyside
Ball boy The Gunners coach acted as a ball boy to help set up Gabriel Martinelli's decisive strike in the 3-2 win
TOP (FOUR) GUNS Mikel Arteta's side rode out the storm to move above Manchester United in fourth place
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