Rúben Micael

  • Date of birth : 19/08/1986
  • Position : Midfield
  • Country : Portugal Portugal
 
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Rúben Micael

Rúben Micael

Bought by Club Atlético de Madrid last summer but immediately despatched on loan to domestic rivals Real Zaragoza, Rúben Micael came to prominence as a goalscoring midfielder for CD Nacional in the 2009/10 UEFA Europa League before joining FC Porto and winning that competition the following season.

• A native Madeiran, he left CF União in 2008 when he moved across the island to join top-flight Nacional – proved a worthy acquisition in his debut Liga campaign, which ended with the club's highest finish (fourth) and UEFA Europa League qualification.

• Took to European football with aplomb, scoring in both legs of a play-off tie against FC Zenit St Petersburg and adding five more goals in the group stage – one apiece against Athletic Club and SV Werder Bremen and three in the two games versus FK Austria Wien.

• Left Nacional for mainland Portugal in January 2010, joining Porto in a €3m deal on a four-and-a-half-year contract.

• Scored twice on his international debut, a 2-0 friendly victory against Finland in March 2011.

• Sporadically involved as Porto reached the 2011 UEFA Europa League final – for which he was an unused substitute – and left the club three months later when he moved, along with prolific team-mate Falcao, to Atlético.

UEFA honours
UEFA Europa League:
winner 2011

Last updated: 13/04/12 11.38CET

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Match log

DateCompetitionPhaseMinsGSA
The home team is listed first.Last updated: 26/04/2015 03:44 CET
07.09.2012FIFA World CupQualifying roundLuxembourgLuxembourg1-2PortugalPortugal900
12.10.2012FIFA World CupQualifying roundRussiaRussia1-0PortugalPortugal6700
16.10.2012FIFA World CupQualifying roundPortugalPortugal1-1Northern IrelandNorthern Ireland6100
11.10.2013FIFA World CupQualifying roundPortugalPortugal1-1IsraelIsrael6900
17.08.2014Portuguese First DivisionBragaBraga3-0BoavistaBoavista7310
25.08.2014Portuguese First DivisionMoreirenseMoreirense0-0BragaBraga5700
27.09.2014Portuguese First DivisionBragaBraga3-0Rio AveRio Ave7710
05.10.2014Portuguese First DivisionPortoPorto2-1BragaBraga7100
26.10.2014Portuguese First DivisionBragaBraga2-1BenficaBenfica8301
02.11.2014Portuguese First DivisionAcadémicaAcadémica1-1BragaBraga8500
08.11.2014Portuguese First DivisionBragaBraga2-0Gil VicenteGil Vicente8200
23.11.2014Portuguese CupFourth roundGuimarãesGuimarães1-2BragaBraga7400
13.12.2014Portuguese First DivisionBelenensesBelenenses0-1BragaBraga7000
18.12.2014Portuguese CupFifth roundBenficaBenfica1-2BragaBraga7300
22.12.2014Portuguese First DivisionBragaBraga3-0Paços FerreiraPaços Ferreira6702
03.01.2015Portuguese First DivisionMarítimoMarítimo2-1BragaBraga7000
07.01.2015Portuguese CupQuarter-finalsBragaBraga7-1BelenensesBelenenses5310
11.01.2015Portuguese First DivisionBragaBraga0-1Sporting CPSporting CP8700
18.01.2015Portuguese First DivisionSetúbalSetúbal1-3BragaBraga7900
25.01.2015Portuguese First DivisionBoavistaBoavista1-0BragaBraga8400
30.01.2015Portuguese First DivisionBragaBraga1-0MoreirenseMoreirense7100
08.02.2015Portuguese First DivisionEstorilEstoril0-2BragaBraga8310
21.02.2015Portuguese First DivisionBragaBraga3-1NacionalNacional7810
28.02.2015Portuguese First DivisionRio AveRio Ave0-2BragaBraga7500
06.03.2015Portuguese First DivisionBragaBraga0-1PortoPorto9000
14.03.2015Portuguese First DivisionBenficaBenfica2-0BragaBraga6200
20.03.2015Portuguese First DivisionBragaBraga0-0AcadémicaAcadémica6200
03.04.2015Portuguese First DivisionGil VicenteGil Vicente0-2BragaBraga16900
03.04.2015Portuguese First DivisionGil VicenteGil Vicente0-2BragaBraga16900
07.04.2015Portuguese CupSemi-finalsBragaBraga3-0Rio AveRio Ave8300
12.04.2015Portuguese First DivisionBragaBraga4-0PenafielPenafiel9020
17.04.2015Portuguese First DivisionGuimarãesGuimarães1-0BragaBraga3900
24.04.2015Portuguese First DivisionBragaBraga1-1BelenensesBelenenses1400

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Rúben Micael
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 19/08/1986 (28)
  • Country: Portugal
  • Squad number: 14
  • Club: Braga ( POR)

  • Height: 175cm
  • Weight: 73kg

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Cup (Play-offs)
    20/08/09: Nacional 4-3 Zenit
  • National team: UEFA European Football Championship (Qualifying round)
    04/06/11: Portugal 1-0 Norway

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
Portugal50
Total50

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Porto20
Braga72
Total92
UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Braga20
Nacional87
Porto83
Total1810
Last updated: 06/08/2014 00:18 CET
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