Douglas da Silva

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Douglas
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Personal information
Full name Douglas da Silva
Date of birth 7 March 1984 (1984-03-07) (age 31)
Place of birth Florianópolis, Brazil
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Center back
Club information
Current club Red Bull Salzburg
Number 3
Youth career
Avaí
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001–2003 Avaí
2003–2004 Atlético Paranaense
2005–2008 Hapoel Kfar Saba 122 (6)
2008–2011 Hapoel Tel Aviv 78 (12)
2011– Red Bull Salzburg 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 June 2011.
† Appearances (Goals).

Douglas da Silva (born 7 March 1984 in Florianópolis, Brazil) is a Brazilian football player who is playing for F.C. Red Bull Salzburg in Austria as defender.

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2005 he went from Brazil to Israel, where he started playing for Hapoel Kfar Saba and soon became one of the best defenders in the league. After four years with this club he went one to an Israelian top club Hapoel Tel Aviv, because his old club was relegated to the second league. With Tel Aviv he became cup winner and champion in 2010. They also played in the UEFA Champions league 2010/11 after eliminating Red Bull Salzburg in the play off round. He played in the Champions league group stage, but in December 2010 he signed with F.C. Red Bull Salzburg.In a preliminary match he was injured badly, so he missed the whole second part of the 2010/11 season.

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