Brighton & Hove Albion defender Bernardo talks us through his most memorable moments in football, a chilhood hero growing up in Sao Paulo, what he'd do if he wasn't a footballer, the loudest atmosphere he's played in and more.
Birthplace: Sao Paulo
Previous clubs: Red Bull Brasil, Red Bull Salzburg, Red Bull Leipzig
Favourite player past: Rogerio Ceni – the goalkeeper who scored penalties and free-kicks – he got 131 goals!
Favourite player present: Cristiano Ronaldo
Job you’d do if not a footballer: Probably a sports journalist!
Team supported as a kid: Sao Paulo
Favourite other sport: Volleyball
Other sportsperson you most admire: Muhammed Ali or Michael Jordan
Most memorable match played in: My Champions League debut for Leipzig against Porto!
Biggest disappointment: When I played for Red Bull Salzburg against Dinamo Zagreb in the play-off for European football and lost in the last minute.
Best stadium played in: Besiktas away – very loud!
Favourite food: Brazilian meats!
Last download/CD bought: YG’s album
All-time favourite music artist: Jay Z
Best dressed team-mate: Leon Balogun!
Worst dressed: Jose Izquierdo!
Must-watch current TV programme: I’m into a YouTube series called Everyday Struggle at the moment.
Best film ever seen: Scarface
Superstitions: I don’t have any!
Favourite holiday resort: Sao Paulo when I go back home! Me and my girlfriend went to the Maldives and that was great.
Career plan when you finish playing: I’d like to take a little break but then I still want to be involved with football – but never a coach!
Finally describe yourself in three words: Hard-working, humble and loyal.