Lucas Rocha (footballer, born 1991)

Lucas dos Santos Rocha da Silva (born 14 July 1991), known as Lucas or Lucas Rocha, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a defender for Brasilian club Amazonas.

Lucas Rocha
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Personal information
Full name Lucas dos Santos Rocha da Silva
Date of birth (1991-07-14) 14 July 1991 (age 31)
Place of birth São Paulo, Brasil
Height 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in)
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
Amazonas
Youth career
2010 Portuguesa
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2010 Portuguesa
2010–2012 Bayer Leverkusen 0 (0)
2010Portuguesa (loan)
2011–2012Kaiserslautern (loan) 0 (0)
2012–2013 Vasas 20 (2)
2013–2014 Kaposvár 6 (1)
2014–2016 Boavista 8 (0)
2015–2016Atlético CP (loan) 12 (0)
2017 Rio Branco-AC 3 (1)
2017–2018 Lusitanos Saint-Maur 14 (2)
2019 CA Juventus 10 (3)
2019–2020 Quang Nam 17 (1)
2021 CA Juventus 11 (1)
2021 Caxias-RS 7 (0)
2021–2022 Audax-RJ 10 (0)
2022- Amazonas 0 (0)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 00:34, 22 April 2022 (UTC)

CareerEdit

A youth graduate from Portuguesa, his performances at early age led to a move abroad, joining Bayer Leverkusen on 17 July 2010, signing a two-year deal, while finishing the season at Portuguesa.[1][2] In January 2011, he moved on a loan deal to 1. FC Kaiserslautern,[3][4] but did not make an appearance.

A free agent, he joined Vasas on 4 September 2012, playing 19 games as starter, scoring once.[5] A year later, he moved, this time to Kaposvár in the Hungarian league.[6] On 27 June 2014, Lucas Rocha moved to his fourth club in same number of years, joining Boavista in Portugal.[7][8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bayer Leverkusen contrata jovem zagueiro da Portuguesa". Globoesporte (in Portuguese). 17 February 2010. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
  2. ^ "Leverkusen contrata Lucas da Silva, da Portuguesa". Trivela.uol (in Portuguese). 17 February 2010. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
  3. ^ "Lucas dos Santos Rocha da Silva wird ein Roter Teufel". citydisplay.de (in German).
  4. ^ "Kaiserslautern holt Abwehrtalent". sport1.de (in German). 27 January 2011.
  5. ^ "Lucas pasó de Bayer Leverkusen a Vasas como agente libre". soccerfame.es (in Spanish). 4 September 2012.
  6. ^ "NB II-es védőt igazolt a Rákóczi". somogyfoci.hu (in Hungarian). 29 August 2013.
  7. ^ "Lucas reforça defesa". A Bola. 27 June 2014. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
  8. ^ "Boavista: central Lucas é reforço". Maisfutebol (in Portuguese). 27 June 2014. Retrieved 25 August 2014.

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