Silvestre Varela Footballer Career & Stats

Silvestre Varela Footballer Career & Stats

Born: February 2, 1985 (age 29), Almada, Portugal

Height: 5' 11" (1.80 m)

Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)

Career Start: 2004

Salary: 664,200 EUR (2009)

Current Teams: 

  • Portugal national football team (#18 / Midfielder)
  • Futebol Clube do Porto (#17 / Forward)
Club information
Current team Porto
Number 17
Youth career
1993–2001 Pescadores
2001–2004 Sporting CP
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2008 Sporting CP 2 (0)
2004–2005  Casa Pia (loan) 36 (11)
2006–2007  Vitória Setúbal (loan) 45 (4)
2007–2008  Recreativo (loan) 22 (0)
2008–2009 Estrela Amadora 28 (5)
2009– Porto 115 (30)
National team
2005–2007 Portugal U21 28 (6)
2010– Portugal 26 (5)

International goals

Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 26 March 2011 Estádio Dr. Magalhães Pessoa, Leiria,Portugal  Chile 1–0 1–1 Friendly
2 13 June 2012 Arena Lviv, Lviv, Ukraine  Denmark 2–3 2–3 UEFA Euro 2012
3 11 September 2012 Estádio Municipal de Braga, Braga, Portugal  Azerbaijan 1–0 3–0 2014 World Cup qualification
4 15 October 2013 Estádio Cidade de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal  Luxembourg 1–0 3–0 2014 World Cup qualification
5 22 June 2014 Arena da Amazônia, Manaus, Brazil  United States 2–2 2–2 2014 FIFA World Cup