Vítor Pereira

  • Date of birth : 26/07/1968
  • Position : Coach
  • Country : Portugal Portugal
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Vítor Pereira

FC Porto
Vítor Pereira
Vítor Pereira (right) with André Villas-Boas ©Getty Images

Vítor Pereira

FC Porto

Date of birth: 26 July 1968
Nationality: Portuguese
Coaching career: AD Sanjoanense, SC Espinho, CD Santa Clara, FC Porto

• An amateur player in his teens with hometown club Espinho, UD Oliveirense, AA Avanca and Fiães SC, Pereira took a degree in physical education before starting his coaching career as Porto Under-15 trainer in 2003.

• In 2004/05 he embraced his first challenge in senior football at the helm of Sanjoanense, then returned home to Espinho the following season.

• Regarded as a methodical, tactical expert he spent two years in the Azores with second-tier side Santa Clara, guiding them to third and fourth place in 2008/09 and 2009/10 respectively.

• Despite interest from Liga clubs he accepted the invitation to become André Villas-Boas's assistant at Porto in 2010/11 as the Dragons won a quadruple of Liga, Portuguese Cup, Portuguese Super Cup and UEFA Europa League.

• Within 24 hours of Villas-Boas stepping down to take the Chelsea FC post in June 2011, Pereira was installed as his replacement on a two-year contract and led the Dragons to the Liga title in his first season.

 
Last updated: 16/08/12 12.40CET

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General info

  • Name: Vítor Pereira
  • Date of birth: 26/07/1968
  • Country: Portugal
  • Club: Porto (Portugal POR)

  • Current campaign
  • UEFA Champions League 2012/13

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Europa League (Qualifying round)
    14/08/03: Coleraine 2-1 Leiria

Career statistics

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPWDL
Porto14734
Total14734
UEFA Super Cup
ClubPWDL
Porto1001
Total1001
UEFA Europa League
ClubPWDL
Porto2002
Leiria4202
Total6204
UEFA Intertoto Cup
ClubPWDL
Leiria6321
Total6321
Last updated: 20/03/2013 11:12 CET
 
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