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5 unknown things about Man City's Gabriel Jesus

5 unknown things about Man City's Gabriel Jesus

Manchester City new boy Gabriel Jesus has adapted quickly to live with Pep Guardiola's side.

After scoring twice against Swansea City on Sunday, Brazilian has three goals in two starts and one substitute appearance.

5 unknown thing about Man City's Jesus Gabriel

Gabriel Jesus

What are the things that make the striker tick? Check out five facts about the Brazil international.

1. He is just 19-years-old

With physique and footballing intelligence that belies his age, its easy to forget Jesus is just a teenager. Born April 3, 1997, Jesus is a skillful, pacy and strong striker who plays like a certain Robert Lewandowski.

5 unknown thing about Man City's Jesus Gabriel

Jesus is just 19-years-oold

2.He is already a league winner

Jesus was named best player in the Brazilian Serie A for 2016 after leading Palmeiras to the league title.

5 unknown thing about Man City's Jesus Gabriel

Jesus celeebrates a goal with Palmeiras

3. He is an Olympic Champion and Brazil regular

Jesus took time off the league last year to join the Brazilian Olympic squad where he was football champiion. Neymar might have been the star bt Jesus was just as important.

5 unknown thing about Man City's Jesus Gabriel

Gabriel Jesus with Neymar and Inter Milan's Gabriel Barbosa

Jesus's debut in the senior team was on 1 September 2016, in a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification game against Ecuador in Quito. He started the match and scored twice in the last three minutes, as Brazil won 3–0

4. He wears 33 because of Jesus Christ

According to Jesus, who comes from a Christian family, he wears the number 33 jersey for the Citizens because it is believed that was the aged the saviour died.

5 unknown thing about Man City's Jesus Gabriel

Jesus Christ is believed to have been cruxified at 33

5. His mother lives with him in Manchester

Gabriel Jesus came to England with his mother and older brother along with two friends.

5 unknown thing about Man City's Jesus Gabriel

Gabriel Jesus and his mother (behind)

He is known to be very close to his mother who he is always seen with in the Manchester area.

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