In honor of his birth place, the City of Pato Branco in Southern Brazil, Alexandre Rodrigues da Silva adopted the name Pato, which means “Duck” in Portuguese. But this 20-year old striker is anything but a duck. Since his debut during the 2006 FIFA Club World Cup and as the youngest player on 2008 Brazilian National Team, commentators and fans alike have compared him to another Brazilian great, Ronaldinho Ga ºcho. Pato is certainly a superstar in the making, in his own term. For the recent Nike Sportswear “AW77 Hoodie” Style Photo Shoot with famed fashion photographer David Sims and stylist Karl Templer, Pato candidly talked about his career, his sense of style, and he routine on the photo shoot set in Milan, Italy, where hs plays for local club team.
By- September 24th, 2009