Tiago Pereira

Last updated

Tiago
Personal information
Full nameTiago César Moreira Pereira
Date of birth (1975-07-04) 4 July 1975 (age 44)
Place of birth Trofa, Portugal
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position(s) Defensive midfielder
Youth career
1987–1993 Trofense
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1993–1995 Famalicão 44 (1)
1995−1997 Maritimo 36 (0)
1997−1998 Benfica 24 (1)
1998−1999 Rayo Vallecano 22 (1)
1999−2000 Tenerife 29 (0)
2000−2002 Leiria 61 (2)
2002−2004 Porto 25 (0)
2004Leiria (loan) 17 (1)
2004−2007 Boavista 80 (1)
2007−2009 Leiria 54 (0)
2009−2016 Trofense 223 (7)
Total615(14)
National team
1996 Portugal U21 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Tiago César Moreira Pereira (born 4 July 1975), known simply as Tiago (Portuguese pronunciation:  [tiˈaɡu] ), is a Portuguese former professional footballer who played as a defensive midfielder.

Contents

He amassed Primeira Liga totals of 282 matches and six goals over 12 seasons, mainly in representation of União de Leiria (five years) and Boavista (three). He started and ended his extensive career with Trofense. [1]

Club career

Born in Trofa, Porto District, tough-tackling Tiago started his professional career with F.C. Famalicão in 1993, and went on to represent in his country C.S. Marítimo, S.L. Benfica, U.D. Leiria, FC Porto (winning the 2002–03 UEFA Cup with the club and finishing the following campaign on loan with Leiria) [2] and Boavista FC.

In July 2007, the 32-year-old returned to União Leiria. Two years later, after being instrumental in its return to the Primeira Liga after one year out, only missing one league game, he moved to another team in the second division, C.D. Trofense, which had just moved in the opposite direction; he remained in the second level of Portuguese football with the latter side for several seasons, playing into his 40s. [3] [4] [5] [1]

Tiago also had abroad stints with Rayo Vallecano (1998–99) and CD Tenerife (1999–2000) (both in the Spanish second tier), helping the Madrid club promote to La Liga. [1]

Honours

Porto

Leiria

Related Research Articles

FC Porto association football club based in Porto, Portugal

Futebol Clube do Porto, MHIH, OM, commonly known as FC Porto or simply Porto, is a Portuguese professional sports club based in Porto. It is best known for the professional football team playing in the Primeira Liga, the top flight of Portuguese football, Founded on 28 September 1893, Porto is one of the "Big Three" teams in Portugal – together with Lisbon-based rivals Benfica and Sporting CP – that have appeared in every season of the Primeira Liga since its establishment in 1934. They are nicknamed Dragões (Dragons), for the mythical creature atop the club's crest, and Azuis e brancos (Blue-and-whites), for the shirt colours. The club supporters are called Portistas. Since 2003, Porto have played their home matches at the Estádio do Dragão, which replaced the previous 103-year-old ground, the Estádio das Antas.

Nuno Jorge Pereira da Silva Valente, OIH is a Portuguese former footballer who played as a left back, and a manager.

Helton Arruda Brazilian football manager and former player

Helton da Silva Arruda, known simply as Helton, is a Brazilian former footballer who played as a goalkeeper, and a manager.

Hugo Almeida Portuguese footballer

Hugo Miguel Pereira de Almeida is a Portuguese former professional footballer who played as a centre forward.

Ricardo Emídio Ramalho Silva is a Portuguese retired professional footballer who played as a central defender.

Bruno Marcelo Pereira Fernandes, known simply as Bruno, is a Portuguese former footballer who played as a central midfielder.

The 2007–08 Primeira Liga was the 74th edition of the Primeira Liga, the top professional league for Portuguese association football clubs. It started on 17 August 2007 and ended on 11 May 2008, with the fixtures announced on 12 July 2007. Porto were the two-time defending champions, having won their 22nd title the previous season, and secured a third consecutive title for the second time in their history.

Cândido Alves Moreira da Costa is a retired Portuguese footballer who played mainly as a right back.

The 1994–95 Primeira Divisão was the 61st edition of top flight of Portuguese football. It started on 21 August 1994 with a match between Belenenses and Estrela da Amadora, and ended on 28 May 1995. The league was contested by 18 clubs with Benfica as the defending champions.

The 1995–96 Primeira Divisão was the 62nd edition of top flight of Portuguese football. It started on 19 August 1995 with a match between União de Leiria and Marítimo, and ended on 12 May 1996. Starting from this season, Portugal implemented the three points for a win rule, after FIFA formally adopted the system. The league was contested by 18 clubs with Porto as the defending champions.

The 1996–97 Primeira Divisão was the 63rd edition of top flight of Portuguese football. It started on 25 August 1996 with a match between Benfica and Braga, and ended on 15 June 1997. The league was contested by 18 clubs with Porto as the defending champions.

The 1997–98 Primeira Divisão was the 64th edition of top flight of Portuguese football. It started on 25 August 1997 with a match between Varzim and Porto, and ended on 17 May 1998. The league was contested by 18 clubs with Porto as the defending champions.

The 1998–99 Primeira Divisão was the 65th edition of top flight of Portuguese football. It started on 23 August 1998 with a match between Chaves and Académica Coimbra, and ended on 30 May 1999. The league was contested by 18 clubs with Porto as the defending champions.

The 2002–03 Primeira Liga was the 69th edition of top flight of Portuguese football. It started on 25 August 2002 with a match between Varzim and Paços de Ferreira, and ended on 1 June 2003. The league was contested by 18 clubs with Sporting CP as the defending champions.

The 2008–09 Primeira Liga was the 75th season of the Primeira Liga, the top professional league for Portuguese association football clubs. It began on 22 August 2008 and ended on 24 May 2009. Porto were the three-time defending champions and secured a fourth consecutive title for the second time in their history.

Paulo Jorge Pedro Lopes is a Portuguese former footballer who played as a goalkeeper, and is the goalkeeping coach of Benfica B.

Mika (footballer, born 1991) Portuguese footballer

Michael Simões Domingues, known as Mika, is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Associação Académica de Coimbra.

The 2001–02 season was Boavista Futebol Clube's 88th competitive season, 33rd consecutive season in the top flight of Portuguese football, and 98th year in existence as a football club.

The 1996–97 European football season was the 93rd season of Sport Lisboa e Benfica's existence and the club's 63rd consecutive season in the top flight of Portuguese football. The season ran from 1 July 1996 to 30 June 1997; Benfica competed domestically in the Primeira Divisão and the Taça de Portugal. The club also participated in the UEFA Cup Winners Cup as a result of winning the previous Taça de Portugal.

Paulo António do Prado Pereira is a Brazilian retired footballer who played as a defender.

References

  1. 1 2 3 Figueiredo, João Tiago (24 May 2016). "Tiago diz adeus: a mágoa no Benfica e o inesquecível FC Porto" [Tiago says goodbye: sorrow at Benfica and the unforgettable FC Porto] (in Portuguese). Mais Futebol. Retrieved 12 October 2017.
  2. "Mercado de Leiria abastece o campeão" [Leiria market provides for the champions]. Record (in Portuguese). 7 February 2004. Retrieved 9 August 2019.
  3. "Tiago: "Ainda é cedo para falar em subida"" [Tiago: "It's still early to talk about promotion"]. Record (in Portuguese). 24 February 2011. Retrieved 17 January 2014.
  4. "Tiago denuncia "situações graves" de salários em atraso" [Tiago denounces "serious situations" in unpaid wages]. Record (in Portuguese). 20 January 2012. Retrieved 17 January 2014.
  5. "Trofense regressa ao trabalho a 1 de julho" [Trofense return to work on 1 July]. Record (in Portuguese). 6 June 2013. Retrieved 17 January 2014.