Adelino Teixeira

Adelino de Jesus Teixeira (born 4 June 1952 in Oliveira de Azeméis, Porto) is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a left back or a defensive midfielder.

Adelino Teixeira
Personal information
Full name Adelino de Jesus Teixeira
Date of birth (1952-06-04) 4 June 1952 (age 68)
Place of birth Oliveira de Azeméis, Portugal
Playing position(s) Left back / Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1970–1974 Leixões 93 (2)
1974–1983 Porto 174 (4)
1983–1985 Boavista 30 (1)
1985–1986 Penafiel 25 (0)
Total 322 (7)
National team
1974–1981 Portugal 12 (0)
Teams managed
1994–1995 Ovarense
1995–1996 Espinho
2000–2001 Leixões
2001–2002 Sanjoanense
2003–2004 Oliveirense
2005 Oliveira Hospital
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Club careerEdit

Over the course of 16 seasons Teixeira appeared in 322 Primeira Liga games, mainly in representation of FC Porto (nine years), with which he won two consecutive national championships – contributing with 39 matches combined – and one domestic cup.

In the 90s/2000s Teixeira coached several clubs, his biggest achievement being leading S.C. Espinho to the third position in the second division in 1995–96, with the subsequent promotion.



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