Carlos Alberto Fernandes is a Portuguese-Angolan International footballer
Carlos started his career as a striker, subsequently moving into goalkeeper upon replacing an injured teammate. He started playing professionally with lowly UD Vilafranquense, having a short stint with S.C. Campomaiorense in the second division afterwards. Through his grandmother, Carlos chose to represent Angola at international level, the first cap coming in 2009, at nearly 30 years of age. He represented his adopted nation at the following year's Africa Cup of Nations, played on home soil.