Diego Medeiros

Diego Luiz de Siqueira Medeiros (born 28 March 1993) is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a left winger for Casa Pia.[1]

Diego Medeiros
Personal information
Full name Diego Luiz de Siqueira Medeiros
Date of birth (1993-03-28) 28 March 1993 (age 28)
Place of birth Lorena, Brazil
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)[1]
Position(s) Left winger[2]
Club information
Current team
Casa Pia
Number 11
Youth career
Vasco da Gama
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2012 Vasco da Gama 0 (0)
2011–2012Audax (loan) 0 (0)
2012–2013 Audax 0 (0)
2013–2014 Ribeirão 16 (3)
2014 Rio Ave 0 (0)
2014Santa Clara (loan) 5 (0)
2014–2017 Famalicão 89 (10)
2017–2019 Paços de Ferreira 24 (0)
2018Nacional (loan) 11 (1)
2019Covilhã (loan) 18 (2)
2019–2020 Mafra 16 (4)
2020– Casa Pia 9 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18:15, 22 March 2021 (UTC)

CareerEdit

Medeiros began his career in Brazil with Vasco da Gama, where he was loaned to Audax before subsequently joining Audax permanently.[1][3] In 2013, Medeiros signed for Portuguese club Ribeirão and made sixteen appearances and scored three goals in the 2013–14 Campeonato de Portugal.[1] In January 2014, Medeiros joined Primeira Liga team Rio Ave but was immediately loaned out to Santa Clara.[4] He played five times for Santa Clara before returning to Rio Ave.[1] On 1 July 2014, Medeiros moved to Campeonato de Portugal club Famalicão.[4] He made his Famalicão debut on 24 August in a league match against Felgueiras 1932.[1]

He went onto make eighty-nine league appearances across three seasons for Famalicão.[1] On 31 January 2017, Medeiros joined Primeira Liga side Paços de Ferreira.[5] His first appearance for Paços arrived four days later when he came on as a second-half substitute in a Primeira Liga fixture with Vitória Guimarães.[1] On 9 January 2018, Medeiros was loaned out to Nacional of LigaPro.[6] His bow came on 20 January versus Benfica B, prior to scoring his first goal on 4 February against ex-team Famalicão.[1] He returned to his parent club midway through the year, before leaving on loan in January 2019 to fellow LigaPro team Covilhã.[7][8]

On 15 July 2019, Medeiros headed off across LigaPro to Mafra.[9] He netted on debut in the Taça da Liga versus Oliveirense, who eliminated Mafra from the competition.[1] In total, the winger made nineteen appearances and scored seven goals; spread across three competitions.[1] September 2020 saw Medeiros join Casa Pia.[10]

Career statisticsEdit

As of 17 December 2020.[1]
Club statistics
Club Season League Cup League Cup Continental Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Vasco da Gama 2011 Série A 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Audax (loan) 2011 Paulista Série A2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Audax 2012 0 0 8 0 8 0
Total 0 0 8 0 8 0
Ribeirão 2013–14 Campeonato de Portugal 16 3 1 0 0 0 17 3
Rio Ave 2013–14 Primeira Liga 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Santa Clara (loan) 2013–14 LigaPro 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Famalicão 2014–15 Campeonato de Portugal 31 3 3 0 0 0 34 3
2015–16 LigaPro 36 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 39 0
2016–17 22 7 0 0 1 0 0 0 23 7
Total 89 10 3 0 4 0 0 0 96 10
Paços de Ferreira 2016–17 Primeira Liga 15 0 0 0 15 0
2017–18 9 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 10 1
2018–19 LigaPro 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 24 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 25 1
Nacional (loan) 2017–18 LigaPro 11 1 0 0 11 1
Covilhã (loan) 2018–19 18 2 0 0 18 2
Mafra 2019–20 16 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 19 7
Casa Pia 2020–21 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
Career total 182 20 7 2 6 2 0 0 8 0 203 24

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l "Diego Medeiros profile". Soccerway. 18 February 2017. Retrieved 18 February 2017.
  2. ^ "Diego Medeiros". World Football. Retrieved 19 July 2019.
  3. ^ "Vasco acerta empréstimo de meia revelação da Série A2". Placar Futebol Interior. 13 April 2011. Retrieved 18 February 2017.
  4. ^ a b "Diego Medeiros renova com o FC Famalicão". F.C. Famalicão. 25 July 2016. Retrieved 18 February 2017.
  5. ^ "Reforços". F.C. Paços de Ferreira. 31 January 2017. Retrieved 18 February 2017.
  6. ^ "Diego Medeiros até final da temporada". C.D. Nacional. 9 January 2018. Retrieved 14 January 2018.
  7. ^ "Diego Medeiros cedido ao Sporting da Covilhã pelo Paços de Ferreira". Diário de Notícias. 2 January 2019. Retrieved 18 February 2017.
  8. ^ "Medeiros reforça SC Covilhã". Covilhã. 3 January 2019. Retrieved 5 January 2019.
  9. ^ "Mafra contrata Diego Medeiros". Record. 15 July 2019. Retrieved 19 July 2019.
  10. ^ "Diego Medeiros é reforço do Casa Pia". Record. 3 September 2020. Retrieved 4 September 2020.

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