Thursday, October 8, 2015

@Benfica loan to @Braga Rui Fonte @Porto loan to @Nice Ricardo Pereira called to the national team to replace Ricardo Carvalho, Tiago and Cristiano Ronaldo



Rui Fonte
Personal information
Full nameRui Pedro da Rocha Fonte
Date of birth23 April 1990 (age 25)
Place of birthPenafiel, Portugal
Height1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing positionForward / Winger
Club information
Current team
Braga
(on loan from Benfica)
Number17
Youth career
1998–1999Sacavenense
1999–2006Sporting CP
2006–2009Arsenal
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2008–2009Arsenal0(0)
2009→ Crystal Palace (loan)10(0)
2009–2011Sporting CP0(0)
2009–2010→ Vitória Setúbal (loan)12(0)
2010–2011→ Espanyol B (loan)22(8)
2010–2011→ Espanyol (loan)11(0)
2011–2013Espanyol29(1)
2013–Benfica B26(18)
2015–Benfica0(0)
2015→ Belenenses (loan)13(2)
2015–→ Braga (loan)3(0)
National team
2006–2007Portugal U1713(2)
2008Portugal U185(3)
2008–2009Portugal U1912(8)
2010Portugal U205(2)
2008–2012Portugal U2122(8)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 29 September 2015.
† Appearances (goals)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 November 2014






Nice's Portuguese new defender Ricardo Pereira poses with his jersey during his official presentation on September 8, 2015 in Nice, southeastern France. AFP PHOTO / VALERY HACHE



Ricardo Pereira
Personal information
Full nameRicardo Domingos Barbosa Pereira
Date of birth6 October 1993 (age 22)
Place of birthLisbon, Portugal
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing positionWinger / Fullback
Club information
Current team
Nice (on loan from Porto)
Number23
Youth career
2001–2004Futebol Benfica
2004–2010Sporting CP
2010–2011Naval
2011–2012Vitória Guimarães
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
2012–2013Vitória Guimarães30(0)
2013–2015Porto B18(2)
2013–Porto19(2)
2015–→ Nice (loan)1(0)
National team
2011–2012Portugal U193(1)
2012–2013Portugal U2014(4)
2013–Portugal U2118(7)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 13 September 2015.
† Appearances (goals)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 30 June 2015