Rafael Da Silva

Date of birth09 July 1990
Place of birthRio de Janeiro
NationalityBrazilian
Weight65 kg
Height1.72 m
PositionDefender/Right back

Full name is: Rafael Pereira da Silva.


Rafael, who played for Fluminese during his youth career, is the twin brother of fellow Manchester United defender Fábio Da Silva.

His United contract was extended to June 2013 in April 2009 and to June 2016 in July 2012.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Manchester United 01 Jul 2008 03 Aug 2015
Olympique Lyonnais 03 Aug 2015

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2008-09 Manchester United FA Cup 2
1
2008-09 Manchester United FIFA Club World Championship 1
2008-09 Manchester United League Cup 5
2
2008-09 Manchester United Premier League 12
4
1
2
2008-09 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 2
2
1
2009-10 Manchester United League Cup 4
2
2009-10 Manchester United Premier League 8
1
2
2009-10 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 3
1
1
2010-11 Manchester United FA Cup 3
2010-11 Manchester United League Cup 1
1
2010-11 Manchester United Premier League 15
1
2
1
2010-11 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 6
1
2011-12 Manchester United FA Community Shield
1
2011-12 Manchester United FA Cup 1
1
2011-12 Manchester United League Cup 1
2011-12 Manchester United Premier League 10
2
2
2011-12 Manchester United UEFA Europa League 3
2
2012-13 Manchester United FA Cup 4
2012-13 Manchester United League Cup 1
2012-13 Manchester United Premier League 27
1
3
6
1
2012-13 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 6
1
2
2013-14 Manchester United FA Community Shield 1
2013-14 Manchester United League Cup 5
1
2013-14 Manchester United Premier League 18
1
5
2013-14 Manchester United UEFA Champions League 4
1
2014-15 Manchester United FA Cup 1
2014-15 Manchester United Premier League 6
4
2
2015-16 Olympique Lyonnais UEFA Champions League 4
1
1
2016-17 Olympique Lyonnais UEFA Champions League 1
2017-18 Olympique Lyonnais UEFA Europa 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
17 Aug 2008 Manchester United v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
23 Sep 2008 Manchester United v Middlesbrough W 3-1 League Cup 3rd round
30 Sep 2008 Aab Aalborg v Manchester United W 0-3 UEFA Champions League Group E
18 Oct 2008 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion W 4-0 Premier League
29 Oct 2008 Manchester United v West Ham United W 2-0 Premier League
05 Nov 2008 Celtic v Manchester United D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Group E
08 Nov 2008 Arsenal v Manchester United L 2-1 Premier League
11 Nov 2008 Manchester United v Queens Park Rangers W 1-0 League Cup 4th round
30 Nov 2008 Manchester City v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
03 Dec 2008 Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers W 5-3 League Cup 5th round
06 Dec 2008 Manchester United v Sunderland W 1-0 Premier League
10 Dec 2008 Manchester United v Aab Aalborg D 2-2 UEFA Champions League Group E
13 Dec 2008 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
21 Dec 2008 Liga de Quito v Manchester United W 0-1 FIFA Club World Championship Final
29 Dec 2008 Manchester United v Middlesbrough W 1-0 Premier League
07 Jan 2009 Derby County v Manchester United L 1-0 League Cup Semi-final 1st leg
14 Jan 2009 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic W 1-0 Premier League
20 Jan 2009 Manchester United v Derby County W 4-2
Agg: 4-3
League Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
08 Feb 2009 West Ham United v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
15 Feb 2009 Derby County v Manchester United W 1-4 FA Cup 5th round
21 Feb 2009 Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers W 2-1 Premier League
19 Apr 2009 Everton v Manchester United L 0-0 (2-4) FA Cup Semi-final
22 Apr 2009 Manchester United v Portsmouth W 2-0 Premier League
25 Apr 2009 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 5-2 Premier League
02 May 2009 Middlesbrough v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
05 May 2009 Arsenal v Manchester United W 1-3
Agg: 1-4
UEFA Champions League Semi-final 2nd leg
10 May 2009 Manchester United v Manchester City W 2-0 Premier League
24 May 2009 Hull City v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
27 Oct 2009 Barnsley v Manchester United W 0-2 League Cup 4th round
21 Nov 2009 Manchester United v Everton W 3-0 Premier League
25 Nov 2009 Manchester United v Besiktas L 0-1 UEFA Champions League Group B
27 Dec 2009 Hull City v Manchester United W 1-3 Premier League
30 Dec 2009 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic W 5-0 Premier League
09 Jan 2010 Birmingham City v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
19 Jan 2010 Manchester City v Manchester United L 2-1 League Cup Semi-final 1st leg
23 Jan 2010 Manchester United v Hull City W 4-0 Premier League
27 Jan 2010 Manchester United v Manchester City W 3-1
Agg: 4-3
League Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
31 Jan 2010 Arsenal v Manchester United W 1-3 Premier League
10 Feb 2010 Aston Villa v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
16 Feb 2010 AC Milan v Manchester United W 2-3 UEFA Champions League Round of 16 1st leg
28 Feb 2010 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 1-2 League Cup Final
10 Mar 2010 Manchester United v AC Milan W 4-0
Agg: 7-2
UEFA Champions League Round of 16 2nd leg
07 Apr 2010 Manchester United v Bayern Munchen W 3-2
Agg: 4-4
UEFA Champions League Quarter-final 2nd leg
24 Apr 2010 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-1 Premier League
16 Aug 2010 Manchester United v Newcastle United W 3-0 Premier League
22 Sep 2010 Scunthorpe United v Manchester United W 2-5 League Cup 3rd round
29 Sep 2010 Valencia v Manchester United W 0-1 UEFA Champions League Group C
02 Oct 2010 Sunderland v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
16 Oct 2010 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 Premier League
20 Oct 2010 Manchester United v Bursaspor W 1-0 UEFA Champions League Group C
30 Oct 2010 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-0 Premier League
02 Nov 2010 Bursaspor v Manchester United W 0-3 UEFA Champions League Group C
10 Nov 2010 Manchester City v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
20 Nov 2010 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic W 2-0 Premier League
27 Nov 2010 Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers W 7-1 Premier League
30 Nov 2010 West Ham United v Manchester United L 4-0 League Cup 5th round
07 Dec 2010 Manchester United v Valencia D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Group C
13 Dec 2010 Manchester United v Arsenal W 1-0 Premier League
26 Dec 2010 Manchester United v Sunderland W 2-0 Premier League
28 Dec 2010 Birmingham City v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
04 Jan 2011 Manchester United v Stoke City W 2-1 Premier League
09 Jan 2011 Manchester United v Liverpool W 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round
16 Jan 2011 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
25 Jan 2011 Blackpool v Manchester United W 2-3 Premier League
05 Feb 2011 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Manchester United L 2-1 Premier League
19 Feb 2011 Manchester United v Crawley Town W 1-0 FA Cup 5th round
06 Mar 2011 Liverpool v Manchester United L 3-1 Premier League
12 Mar 2011 Manchester United v Arsenal W 2-0 FA Cup 6th round
15 Mar 2011 Manchester United v Olympique Marseille W 2-1
Agg: 2-1
UEFA Champions League Round of 16 2nd leg
06 Apr 2011 Chelsea v Manchester United W 0-1 UEFA Champions League Quarter-final 1st leg
04 May 2011 Manchester United v Schalke 04 W 4-1
Agg: 6-1
UEFA Champions League Semi-final 2nd leg
22 May 2011 Manchester United v Blackpool W 4-2 Premier League
07 Aug 2011 Manchester City v Manchester United W 2-3 FA Community Shield
30 Nov 2011 Manchester United v Crystal Palace L 1-2 League Cup 5th round
31 Dec 2011 Manchester United v Blackburn Rovers L 2-3 Premier League
14 Jan 2012 Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers W 3-0 Premier League
22 Jan 2012 Arsenal v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
28 Jan 2012 Liverpool v Manchester United L 2-1 FA Cup 4th round
05 Feb 2012 Chelsea v Manchester United D 3-3 Premier League
11 Feb 2012 Manchester United v Liverpool W 2-1 Premier League
23 Feb 2012 Manchester United v Ajax L 1-2
Agg: 3-2
UEFA Europa League Round of 32 2nd leg
08 Mar 2012 Manchester United v Athletic Bilbao L 2-3 UEFA Europa League Round of 16 1st leg
15 Mar 2012 Athletic Bilbao v Manchester United L 2-1
Agg: 5-3
UEFA Europa League Round of 16 2nd leg
18 Mar 2012 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Manchester United W 0-5 Premier League
26 Mar 2012 Manchester United v Fulham W 1-0 Premier League
02 Apr 2012 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
08 Apr 2012 Manchester United v Queens Park Rangers W 2-0 Premier League
15 Apr 2012 Manchester United v Aston Villa W 4-0 Premier League
22 Apr 2012 Manchester United v Everton D 4-4 Premier League
06 May 2012 Manchester United v Swansea City W 2-0 Premier League
25 Aug 2012 Manchester United v Fulham W 3-2 Premier League
02 Sep 2012 Southampton v Manchester United W 2-3 Premier League
15 Sep 2012 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic W 4-0 Premier League
19 Sep 2012 Manchester United v Galatasaray W 1-0 UEFA Champions League Group H
23 Sep 2012 Liverpool v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
29 Sep 2012 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-3 Premier League
02 Oct 2012 CFR Cluj v Manchester United W 1-2 UEFA Champions League Group H
07 Oct 2012 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 0-3 Premier League
20 Oct 2012 Manchester United v Stoke City W 4-2 Premier League
23 Oct 2012 Manchester United v Sporting Braga W 3-2 UEFA Champions League Group H
28 Oct 2012 Chelsea v Manchester United W 2-3 Premier League
31 Oct 2012 Chelsea v Manchester United L 5-4 League Cup 4th round
03 Nov 2012 Manchester United v Arsenal W 2-1 Premier League
07 Nov 2012 Sporting Braga v Manchester United W 1-3 UEFA Champions League Group H
10 Nov 2012 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 2-3 Premier League
17 Nov 2012 Norwich City v Manchester United L 1-0 Premier League
20 Nov 2012 Galatasaray v Manchester United L 1-0 UEFA Champions League Group H
24 Nov 2012 Manchester United v Queens Park Rangers W 3-1 Premier League
28 Nov 2012 Manchester United v West Ham United W 1-0 Premier League
01 Dec 2012 Reading v Manchester United W 3-4 Premier League
09 Dec 2012 Manchester City v Manchester United W 2-3 Premier League
01 Jan 2013 Wigan Athletic v Manchester United W 0-4 Premier League
05 Jan 2013 West Ham United v Manchester United D 2-2 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 2013 Manchester United v Liverpool W 2-1 Premier League
16 Jan 2013 Manchester United v West Ham United W 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round replay
20 Jan 2013 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
26 Jan 2013 Manchester United v Fulham W 4-1 FA Cup 4th round
30 Jan 2013 Manchester United v Southampton W 2-1 Premier League
02 Feb 2013 Fulham v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
10 Feb 2013 Manchester United v Everton W 2-0 Premier League
13 Feb 2013 Real Madrid v Manchester United D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Round of 16 1st leg
23 Feb 2013 Queens Park Rangers v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
05 Mar 2013 Manchester United v Real Madrid L 1-2
Agg: 2-3
UEFA Champions League Round of 16 2nd leg
10 Mar 2013 Manchester United v Chelsea D 2-2 FA Cup 6th round
30 Mar 2013 Sunderland v Manchester United W 0-1 Premier League
08 Apr 2013 Manchester United v Manchester City L 1-2 Premier League
17 Apr 2013 West Ham United v Manchester United D 2-2 Premier League
22 Apr 2013 Manchester United v Aston Villa W 3-0 Premier League
28 Apr 2013 Arsenal v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
05 May 2013 Manchester United v Chelsea L 0-1 Premier League
11 Aug 2013 Manchester United v Wigan Athletic W 2-0 FA Community Shield
25 Sep 2013 Manchester United v Liverpool W 1-0 League Cup 3rd round
02 Oct 2013 Shakhtar Donetsk v Manchester United D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Group A
05 Oct 2013 Sunderland v Manchester United W 1-2 Premier League
19 Oct 2013 Manchester United v Southampton D 1-1 Premier League
23 Oct 2013 Manchester United v Real Sociedad W 1-0 UEFA Champions League Group A
29 Oct 2013 Manchester United v Norwich City W 4-0 League Cup 4th round
02 Nov 2013 Fulham v Manchester United W 1-3 Premier League
04 Dec 2013 Manchester United v Everton L 0-1 Premier League
07 Dec 2013 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 0-1 Premier League
10 Dec 2013 Manchester United v Shakhtar Donetsk W 1-0 UEFA Champions League Group A
15 Dec 2013 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 0-3 Premier League
18 Dec 2013 Stoke City v Manchester United W 0-2 League Cup 5th round
21 Dec 2013 Manchester United v West Ham United W 3-1 Premier League
26 Dec 2013 Hull City v Manchester United W 2-3 Premier League
07 Jan 2014 Sunderland v Manchester United L 2-1 League Cup Semi-final 1st leg
11 Jan 2014 Manchester United v Swansea City W 2-0 Premier League
19 Jan 2014 Chelsea v Manchester United L 3-1 Premier League
22 Jan 2014 Manchester United v Sunderland W 2-1
Agg: 3-3 (1-2)
League Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
28 Jan 2014 Manchester United v Cardiff City W 2-0 Premier League
01 Feb 2014 Stoke City v Manchester United L 2-1 Premier League
09 Feb 2014 Manchester United v Fulham D 2-2 Premier League
12 Feb 2014 Arsenal v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
08 Mar 2014 West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United W 0-3 Premier League
16 Mar 2014 Manchester United v Liverpool L 0-3 Premier League
19 Mar 2014 Manchester United v Olympiakos W 3-0
Agg: 3-2
UEFA Champions League Round of 16 2nd leg
22 Mar 2014 West Ham United v Manchester United W 0-2 Premier League
25 Mar 2014 Manchester United v Manchester City L 0-3 Premier League
29 Mar 2014 Manchester United v Aston Villa W 4-1 Premier League
14 Sep 2014 Manchester United v Queens Park Rangers W 4-0 Premier League
21 Sep 2014 Leicester City v Manchester United L 5-3 Premier League
27 Sep 2014 Manchester United v West Ham United W 2-1 Premier League
05 Oct 2014 Manchester United v Everton W 2-1 Premier League
20 Oct 2014 West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United D 2-2 Premier League
26 Oct 2014 Manchester United v Chelsea D 1-1 Premier League
26 Dec 2014 Manchester United v Newcastle United W 3-1 Premier League
28 Dec 2014 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United D 0-0 Premier League
01 Jan 2015 Stoke City v Manchester United D 1-1 Premier League
04 Jan 2015 Yeovil Town v Manchester United W 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round
15 Mar 2015 Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-0 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
2011-12 Brazil International Friendly 1
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
26 May 2012 Denmark v Brazil W 1-3 International Friendly
09 Jun 2012 Argentina v Brazil L 4-3 International Friendly


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