Afonso Alves

Date of birth30 January 1981
Place of birthBelo Horizonte
NationalityBrazilian
Weight74 kg
Height1.85 m
PositionMidfielder/Forward

Alves joined Middlesbrough for a reported club record fee in January 2008 with a contract to June 2012.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Atlético Mineiro 01 Jan 1997 01 Jan 2002
Orgryte 01 Jan 2002 01 Jan 2004
Malmö FF 01 Jan 2004 01 Jul 2006
Heerenveen 01 Jul 2006 31 Jan 2008
Middlesbrough 31 Jan 2008 06 Sep 2009
Al-Sadd 06 Sep 2009

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2007-08 Middlesbrough FA Cup 2
1
2007-08 Middlesbrough Premier League 7
4
6
2008-09 Middlesbrough FA Cup 3
3
2008-09 Middlesbrough League Cup 1
2008-09 Middlesbrough Premier League 24
7
4
2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
09 Feb 2008 Middlesbrough v Fulham W 1-0 Premier League
17 Feb 2008 Sheffield United v Middlesbrough D 0-0 FA Cup 5th round
23 Feb 2008 Liverpool v Middlesbrough L 3-2 Premier League
27 Feb 2008 Middlesbrough v Sheffield United W 1-0 FA Cup 5th round replay
01 Mar 2008 Middlesbrough v Reading L 0-1 Premier League
09 Mar 2008 Middlesbrough v Cardiff City L 0-2 FA Cup 6th round
22 Mar 2008 Middlesbrough v Derby County W 1-0 Premier League
30 Mar 2008 Chelsea v Middlesbrough L 1-0 Premier League
06 Apr 2008 Middlesbrough v Manchester United D 2-2 Premier League
12 Apr 2008 Tottenham Hotspur v Middlesbrough D 1-1 Premier League
19 Apr 2008 Middlesbrough v Bolton Wanderers L 0-1 Premier League
26 Apr 2008 Sunderland v Middlesbrough L 3-2 Premier League
03 May 2008 Middlesbrough v Portsmouth W 2-0 Premier League
11 May 2008 Middlesbrough v Manchester City W 8-1 Premier League
16 Aug 2008 Middlesbrough v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-1 Premier League
23 Aug 2008 Liverpool v Middlesbrough L 2-1 Premier League
30 Aug 2008 Middlesbrough v Stoke City W 2-1 Premier League
13 Sep 2008 Portsmouth v Middlesbrough L 2-1 Premier League
20 Sep 2008 Sunderland v Middlesbrough L 2-0 Premier League
23 Sep 2008 Manchester United v Middlesbrough L 3-1 League Cup 3rd round
27 Sep 2008 Middlesbrough v West Bromwich Albion L 0-1 Premier League
04 Oct 2008 Wigan Athletic v Middlesbrough W 0-1 Premier League
18 Oct 2008 Middlesbrough v Chelsea L 0-5 Premier League
25 Oct 2008 Blackburn Rovers v Middlesbrough D 1-1 Premier League
29 Oct 2008 Middlesbrough v Manchester City W 2-0 Premier League
01 Nov 2008 Middlesbrough v West Ham United D 1-1 Premier League
09 Nov 2008 Aston Villa v Middlesbrough W 1-2 Premier League
16 Nov 2008 Everton v Middlesbrough D 1-1 Premier League
22 Nov 2008 Middlesbrough v Bolton Wanderers L 1-3 Premier League
29 Nov 2008 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
06 Dec 2008 Hull City v Middlesbrough L 2-1 Premier League
26 Dec 2008 Middlesbrough v Everton L 0-1 Premier League
29 Dec 2008 Manchester United v Middlesbrough L 1-0 Premier League
03 Jan 2009 Middlesbrough v Barrow W 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round
10 Jan 2009 Middlesbrough v Sunderland D 1-1 Premier League
17 Jan 2009 West Bromwich Albion v Middlesbrough L 3-0 Premier League
24 Jan 2009 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Middlesbrough W 1-2 FA Cup 4th round
28 Jan 2009 Chelsea v Middlesbrough L 2-0 Premier League
31 Jan 2009 Middlesbrough v Blackburn Rovers D 0-0 Premier League
07 Feb 2009 Manchester City v Middlesbrough L 1-0 Premier League
14 Feb 2009 West Ham United v Middlesbrough D 1-1 FA Cup 5th round
21 Feb 2009 Middlesbrough v Wigan Athletic D 0-0 Premier League
14 Mar 2009 Middlesbrough v Portsmouth D 1-1 Premier League
21 Mar 2009 Stoke City v Middlesbrough L 1-0 Premier League
04 Apr 2009 Bolton Wanderers v Middlesbrough L 4-1 Premier League
11 Apr 2009 Middlesbrough v Hull City W 3-1 Premier League
18 Apr 2009 Middlesbrough v Fulham D 0-0 Premier League
02 May 2009 Middlesbrough v Manchester United L 0-2 Premier League
11 May 2009 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough L 3-1 Premier League


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2006-07 Brazil Copa America
3
1
2006-07 Brazil International Friendly 1
1
2007-08 Brazil FIFA World Cup
1
2007-08 Brazil International Friendly
2
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
01 Jun 2007 England v Brazil D 1-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 2007 Brazil v Turkey D 0-0 International Friendly
27 Jun 2007 Brazil v Mexico L 0-2 Copa America Group B
07 Jul 2007 Brazil v Chile W 6-1 Copa America Quarter-final
10 Jul 2007 Brazil v Uruguay W 2-2 (5-4) Copa America Semi-final
09 Sep 2007 USA v Brazil W 2-4 International Friendly
12 Sep 2007 Brazil v Mexico W 3-1 International Friendly
14 Oct 2007 Colombia v Brazil D 0-0 FIFA World Cup South America qualifying


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.