Rui Fonte

Date of birth23 March 1990
Place of birthPenafiel
NationalityPortuguese
Weight73 kg
Height1.81 m
PositionMidfielder/Forward

Full name is: Rui Pedro da Rocha Fonte.


Rui Fonte is the younger brother of former Crystal Palace and Southampton defender, José Fonte.

He joined Fulham in August 2017 with a three-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Arsenal 01 Jul 2008 30 Jun 2009
Crystal Palace 30 Jan 2009 31 May 2009 L
Sporting Clube Portugal 01 Jul 2009 30 Jun 2011
Vitória Setúbal 01 Aug 2009 31 May 2010 L
Espanyol 01 Aug 2010 31 May 2011 L
Espanyol 01 Jul 2011 29 Jan 2013
Benfica 31 Jan 2013 31 Aug 2016
Belenenses 02 Feb 2015 31 May 2015 L
Sporting Braga 30 Jul 2015 31 May 2016 L
Sporting Braga 31 Aug 2016 17 Aug 2017
Fulham 17 Aug 2017
Lille OSC 31 Aug 2018 L

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2008-09 Arsenal League Cup
1
2008-09 Crystal Palace League Championship 5
5
2
2017-18 Fulham FA Cup 1
2017-18 Fulham League Championship 16
11
3
2
2018-19 Fulham League Cup 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
11 Nov 2008 Arsenal v Wigan Athletic W 3-0 League Cup 4th round


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