Ryan Gauld is a Scottish attacking midfielder/winger who plays for . The former Dundee United player is under contract with his parent side (Benfica) until June 2020. Gauld currently starts for the Scotland U21 team, where he has two goals in 11 appearances as of September 2016. His ability and stature have caused comparisons with Lionel Messi, although he believes the comparisons to be greatly exaggerated. He's on loan to Vitória Setúbal for the rest of the 2016/17 season.