Alex Rafael da Silva Antônio
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|Full name||Alex Rafael da Silva Antônio|
|Date of birth||1 January 1988|
|Place of birth||São Paulo, Brazil|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Ras Al Khaima|
|2008–2010||Red Bull Brasil||83||(26)|
|2011–2012||Red Bull Salzburg||5||(1)|
|2012||→ Comercial-SP (loan)||5||(0)|
|2014||Ulsan Hyundai Mipo Dockyard||19||(5)|
|2014–2015||A.O.T. Alimos F.C.||7||(0)|
|2015–2016||Ubon UMT United||40||(26)|
|2017–||Ras Al Khaima|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Career[change | change source]
He started playing football in the youth teams of Corinthians São Paulo. In 2007 he went on to the local rival Palmeiras. After the foundation of Red Bull Brasil he played with this team and was promoted two times till they played in the Série A2, the second league in the province of São Paulo. In 2010 he played in the final of the Copa Paulista.
In 2011 he and his team mate Jefferson were invited to practice with FC Red Bull Salzburg in Austria. He played in test matches versus Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Olympic Lyonnaise. He could convince the coaches and so he signed with FC Red Bull Salzburg in Austrias Bundesliga.
Honours[change | change source]
- 1x Champion Campeonato Paulista Série B (4th league): 2009
- 1x Champion Campeonato Paulista Série A3 (3rd league): 2010
- 1x final Copa Paulista: 2010
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