Gerson (born 20 May 1997) is a Brazilian footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Roma.
Started his career with Fluminense in 2012.
Promoted to the first team and included in the 22-man squad list for the 2014 Copa Sudamericana.
Signed a new five-year deal in November 2014.
Linked to Barcelona, Atlético Madrid and Juventus but no bids were ever made.
Made his first team debut in February 2015 against Vasco in the Campeonato Carioca championship and scored his first goal in March 2015 against Botafogo.
Made his Brazilian Série A debut in May 2015 against Joinville.
Move to Italian club Roma in January for around €15 million.
In November 2016, Gerson started his first game for Roma against Pescara.
Called up to the Brazil Under-20’s squad for the 2015 South American Youth Football Championship, making his debut in January 2015.