Rafael Brito, an 18-year-old (19.01.2002), extended his contract with Sport Lisboa e Benfica until 2024.
"This contract renewal means a lot to me, is the achievement of another goal that I set when I was a child. Today, at the age of 18, I can say that I am more fulfilled, very happy with the renewal and hope to continue walking at Benfica", revealed the player after penning the new contract.
He made his debut with the B team this season when was still 17 and already has carried out 12 matches in the 2nd Division.
So far, Rafael Brito took part in 19 matches in the 2019/20 season: 12 in the 2nd Tier, 1 in the Premier League International Cup, 4 in the UEFA Youth League and 2 in the Liga Revelação.
The midfielder has racked up 25 caps with Portugal's youth teams, divided between U-15 (1), U-16 (6), U-17 (14) and U-19 (4). He took part in the U-17 European Championships in 2019, In the Republic of Ireland.
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