Adriano

  • Date of birth : 26/10/1984
  • Position : Defender
  • Country : Brazil Brazil
 
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Adriano

Adriano

Clubs: Cortiba FC, Sevilla FC, FC Barcelona

• Joined local club Coritiba as a youngster and made 81 league appearances over three years, scoring twice.

• Won the FIFA U-20 World Cup with Brazil in the United Arab Emirates in 2003 and was an unused member of the senior team's Copa América triumph in Peru the following year.

• Joined Sevilla midway through the 2004/05 campaign, making his Liga debut against Barcelona on 29 January 2005 – a 4-0 home defeat – but retained his place and went on to become a key man in a successful run under coach Juande Ramos.

• Made 14 appearances in Sevilla's 2005/06 UEFA Cup triumph, scoring three goals, and 11 in the following season's successful trophy defence, his one goal opening the scoring in the final against RCD Espanyol at Hampden Park.

• Moved to Barcelona in July 2010 for a fee that could rise to €13.5m and ended a season in which he was a bit-part player as an unused substitute in the UEFA Champions League final against Manchester United FC. 

UEFA honours
UEFA Champions League: 
winner 2011
UEFA Cup: winner 2006, 2007
UEFA Super Cup: winner 2006, 2011

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General info

  • Name: Adriano
  • Position: Defender
  • Date of birth (Age): 26/10/1984 (31)
  • Country: Brazil
  • Squad number: 3
  • Club: Beşiktaş ( TUR)

  • Height: 172cm
  • Weight: 73kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Champions League 2016/17

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Cup (Round of 32)
    16/02/05: Panathinaikos 1-0 Sevilla

Career statistics

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
ClubPGS
Beşiktaş20
Sevilla101
Barcelona341
Total462
UEFA Super Cup
ClubPGS
Barcelona10
Sevilla10
Total20
UEFA Europa League
ClubPGS
Sevilla346
Total346
Last updated: 29/09/2016 01:27 CET