Paulinho

Date of birth25 July 1988
Place of birthSão Paulo
NationalityBrazilian
Weight81 kg
Height1.81 m
PositionMidfielder

Full name is: José Paulo Bezerra Maciel Júnior.


Paulinho was included in Brazil's 2014 World Cup squad.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Pao de Acucar 01 Jan 2006 01 Jan 2007
FC Vilnius 01 Jan 2007 01 Aug 2007
LKS Lodz 01 Aug 2007 01 Jun 2008
Pao de Acucar 01 Jun 2008 01 Jun 2009
Bragantino 01 Jun 2009 01 May 2010
Corinthians (Brazil) 01 May 2010 06 Jul 2013
Tottenham Hotspur 06 Jul 2013 29 Jun 2015
Guangzhou Evergrande 29 Jun 2015 14 Aug 2017
Barcelona 14 Aug 2017

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2012-13 Corinthians (Brazil) FIFA Club World Cup 1
2013-14 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 2
1
2013-14 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 28
2
6
4
1
2013-14 Tottenham Hotspur UEFA Europa League 3
2
1
2014-15 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 3
1
2014-15 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 1
3
2014-15 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 3
12
3
2014-15 Tottenham Hotspur UEFA Europa League 7
1
1
2017-18 Barcelona UEFA Champions League 1
1


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
16 Dec 2012 Chelsea v Corinthians (Brazil) W 0-1 FIFA Club World Cup Final


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
2011-12 Brazil Superclasico de las Americas 1
2012-13 Brazil FIFA Confederations Cup 4
2
2012-13 Brazil International Friendly 9
1
2
2012-13 Brazil Superclasico de las Americas 2
1
1
2013-14 Brazil FIFA World Cup 5
1
2013-14 Brazil International Friendly 9
1
2016-17 Brazil FIFA World Cup 7
4
3
2016-17 Brazil International Friendly 1
2016-17 Brazil Superclasico de las Americas 1
1
2017-18 Brazil FIFA World Cup 9
3
2017-18 Brazil International Friendly 5
1
2018-19 Brazil International Friendly 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
14 Sep 2011 Argentina v Brazil D 0-0 Superclasico de las Americas 1st leg
15 Aug 2012 Sweden v Brazil W 0-3 International Friendly
07 Sep 2012 Brazil v South Africa W 1-0 International Friendly
20 Sep 2012 Brazil v Argentina W 2-1 Superclasico de las Americas 1st leg
11 Oct 2012 Brazil v Iraq W 6-0 International Friendly
16 Oct 2012 Brazil v Japan W 4-0 International Friendly
14 Nov 2012 Brazil v Colombia D 1-1 International Friendly
21 Nov 2012 Argentina v Brazil L 2-1 (4-3) Superclasico de las Americas 2nd leg
06 Feb 2013 England v Brazil L 2-1 International Friendly
06 Apr 2013 Bolivia v Brazil W 0-4 International Friendly
24 Apr 2013 Brazil v Chile D 2-2 International Friendly
02 Jun 2013 Brazil v England D 2-2 International Friendly
09 Jun 2013 Brazil v France W 3-0 International Friendly
15 Jun 2013 Brazil v Japan W 3-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
19 Jun 2013 Brazil v Mexico W 2-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
26 Jun 2013 Brazil v Uruguay W 2-1 FIFA Confederations Cup Semi-final
30 Jun 2013 Brazil v Spain W 3-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Final
14 Aug 2013 Switzerland v Brazil L 1-0 International Friendly
07 Sep 2013 Brazil v Australia W 6-0 International Friendly
10 Sep 2013 Brazil v Portugal W 3-1 International Friendly
12 Oct 2013 Korea Republic v Brazil W 0-2 International Friendly
15 Oct 2013 Brazil v Zambia W 2-0 International Friendly
16 Nov 2013 Honduras v Brazil W 0-5 International Friendly
19 Nov 2013 Brazil v Chile W 2-1 International Friendly
05 Mar 2014 South Africa v Brazil W 0-5 International Friendly
06 Jun 2014 Brazil v Serbia W 1-0 International Friendly
12 Jun 2014 Brazil v Croatia W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
17 Jun 2014 Brazil v Mexico D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
23 Jun 2014 Cameroon v Brazil W 1-4 FIFA World Cup Finals Group A
04 Jul 2014 Brazil v Colombia W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Quarter-final
08 Jul 2014 Germany v Brazil L 7-1 FIFA World Cup Semi-final
12 Jul 2014 Brazil v Netherlands L 0-3 FIFA World Cup 3rd place play-off
01 Sep 2016 Ecuador v Brazil W 0-3 FIFA World Cup South America final group
06 Sep 2016 Brazil v Colombia W 2-1 FIFA World Cup South America final group
11 Oct 2016 Venezuela v Brazil W 0-2 FIFA World Cup South America final group
10 Nov 2016 Brazil v Argentina W 3-0 FIFA World Cup South America final group
15 Nov 2016 Peru v Brazil W 0-2 FIFA World Cup South America final group
24 Mar 2017 Uruguay v Brazil W 1-4 FIFA World Cup South America final group
29 Mar 2017 Brazil v Paraguay W 3-0 FIFA World Cup South America final group
09 Jun 2017 Brazil v Argentina L 0-1 Superclasico de las Americas
13 Jun 2017 Australia v Brazil W 0-4 International Friendly
01 Sep 2017 Brazil v Ecuador W 2-0 FIFA World Cup South America final group
05 Sep 2017 Colombia v Brazil D 1-1 FIFA World Cup South America final group
05 Oct 2017 Bolivia v Brazil D 0-0 FIFA World Cup South America final group
10 Oct 2017 Brazil v Chile W 3-0 FIFA World Cup South America final group
14 Nov 2017 England v Brazil D 0-0 International Friendly
23 Mar 2018 Russia v Brazil W 0-3 International Friendly
27 Mar 2018 Germany v Brazil W 0-1 International Friendly
03 Jun 2018 Brazil v Croatia W 2-0 International Friendly
10 Jun 2018 Austria v Brazil W 0-3 International Friendly
17 Jun 2018 Brazil v Switzerland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group E
22 Jun 2018 Brazil v Costa Rica W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group E
27 Jun 2018 Serbia v Brazil W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Group E
02 Jul 2018 Brazil v Mexico W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
06 Jul 2018 Brazil v Belgium L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Quarter-final
20 Nov 2018 Brazil v Cameroon W 1-0 International Friendly


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