Ciro Henrique Alves Ferreira e Silva

Ciro Henrique Alves Ferreira e Silva (born April 18, 1989 in Salgueiro), commonly known as Ciro Alves or simply Ciro, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for Indonesian Liga 1 club TIRA-Persikabo as a winger.

Ciro
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Ciro playing for Chonburi in 2018
Personal information
Full name Ciro Henrique Alves Ferreira e Silva
Date of birth (1989-04-18) April 18, 1989 (age 31)
Place of birth Salgueiro, Brazil
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position(s) Winger
Club information
Current team
TIRA-Persikabo
Number 77
Youth career
2004–2005 Salgueiro
2006–2008 Sport Recife
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2011 Sport Recife 57 (18)
2011 Fluminense 14 (2)
2012 Bahia 8 (0)
2013 Atlético Paranaense 4 (0)
2014 Figueirense 0 (0)
2015 Luverdense 9 (3)
2015 Jeju United 7 (0)
2016 Remo 11 (0)
2017 Joinville 1 (0)
2018 Chonburi 31 (5)
2019– TIRA-Persikabo 35 (15)
National team
2009 Brazil U20 7 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23:23, 22 November 2019 (UTC)

CareerEdit

In 2008, Ciro played few matches for the main team, scoring four goals (one against Ipatinga, one against Vasco and two against Atlético Mineiro) in eight games, three as a starter.

In 2009, he started the year as the main player of the group, scoring seven goals in ten matches for the Campeonato Pernambucano. At Copa Libertadores, a major South American competition, he scored and gave an assistance against Colo-Colo at Santiago, Chile. Pele, commented after seeing the young Brazilian play, stating that he will be one of the best players in the world within the next five years.

On 20 May 2011, he signed a two-year loan deal with Brazilian Série A side Fluminense.

On 22 July 2015, he signed K League Classic side Jeju United FC.

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Sport Recife

Bahia

InternationalEdit

Brazil U20

IndividualEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIFA U20 World Cup Final 2009 – Ghana 0:0 a.e.t. 4:3 PSO Brazil – Report". FIFA.com. Retrieved 23 July 2014.

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