Silvestre Varela

Date of birth02 February 1985
Place of birthAlmada
NationalityPortuguese
Weight75 kg
Height1.80 m
PositionMidfielder

Full name is: Silvestre Manuel Goncalves Varela.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Sporting Clube Portugal 01 Jul 2004 01 Jul 2008
Casa Pia 01 Aug 2004 31 May 2005 L
Vitória Setúbal 01 Jan 2006 31 May 2006 L
Vitória Setúbal 01 Aug 2006 31 May 2007 L
Recreativo de Huelva 01 Aug 2007 31 May 2008 L
Estrela Amadora 01 Jul 2008 01 Jul 2009
FC Porto 01 Jul 2009
West Bromwich Albion 24 Aug 2014 19 Jan 2015 L
Parma 20 Jan 2015 31 May 2015 L

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2009-10 FC Porto UEFA Champions League 3
1
2011-12 FC Porto UEFA Champions League 1
5
1
2011-12 FC Porto UEFA Europa League 2
1
2011-12 FC Porto UEFA Super Cup
1
2014-15 West Bromwich Albion FA Cup
1
2014-15 West Bromwich Albion League Cup
1
2014-15 West Bromwich Albion Premier League 3
4
1
1
2015-16 FC Porto UEFA Champions League
1
2015-16 FC Porto UEFA Europa League 2
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
15 Sep 2009 Chelsea v FC Porto L 1-0 UEFA Champions League Group D
25 Nov 2009 FC Porto v Chelsea L 0-1 UEFA Champions League Group D
17 Feb 2010 FC Porto v Arsenal W 2-1 UEFA Champions League Round of 16 1st leg
09 Mar 2010 Arsenal v FC Porto L 5-0
Agg: 6-2
UEFA Champions League Round of 16 2nd leg
26 Aug 2011 Barcelona v FC Porto L 2-0 UEFA Super Cup Final
13 Sep 2011 FC Porto v Shakhtar Donetsk W 2-1 UEFA Champions League Group G
28 Sep 2011 Zenit St Petersburg v FC Porto L 3-1 UEFA Champions League Group G
19 Oct 2011 FC Porto v APOEL Nicosia D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Group G
01 Nov 2011 APOEL Nicosia v FC Porto L 2-1 UEFA Champions League Group G
23 Nov 2011 Shakhtar Donetsk v FC Porto W 0-2 UEFA Champions League Group G
06 Dec 2011 FC Porto v Zenit St Petersburg D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group G
16 Feb 2012 FC Porto v Manchester City L 1-2 UEFA Europa League Round of 32 1st leg
22 Feb 2012 Manchester City v FC Porto L 4-0
Agg: 6-1
UEFA Europa League Round of 32 2nd leg
04 Nov 2015 Maccabi Tel Aviv v FC Porto W 1-3 UEFA Champions League Group G
18 Feb 2016 Borussia Dortmund v FC Porto L 2-0 UEFA Europa League Round of 32 1st leg
25 Feb 2016 FC Porto v Borussia Dortmund L 0-1
Agg: 0-3
UEFA Europa League Round of 32 2nd leg


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
2003-04 Portugal UEFA Under-19 3
1
3
2004-05 Portugal UEFA Under-21 2
2
1
2005-06 Portugal UEFA Under-21 2
1
2
2009-10 Portugal International Friendly
1
2010-11 Portugal International Friendly 1
1
2010-11 Portugal UEFA European Championship 1
1
2011-12 Portugal International Friendly
2
2011-12 Portugal UEFA European Championship
3
1
2012-13 Portugal FIFA World Cup 1
5
1
1
2012-13 Portugal International Friendly 2
2
2013-14 Portugal FIFA World Cup 1
2
2
2013-14 Portugal International Friendly 2
2
2014-15 Portugal 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
22 Sep 2003 Portugal v Wales W 2-1 UEFA U19 Group 7 1st qualifying round
24 Sep 2003 Belarus v Portugal D 1-1 UEFA U19 Group 7
19 May 2004 Slovakia v Portugal L 2-1 UEFA U19 Group 3
23 May 2004 Armenia v Portugal W 0-4 UEFA U19 Group 3
12 Oct 2004 Portugal v Russia W 2-0 UEFA U21 Group 3
16 Nov 2004 Luxembourg v Portugal W 1-6 UEFA U21 Group 3
29 Mar 2005 Slovakia v Portugal W 0-1 UEFA U21 Group
03 Jun 2005 Portugal v Slovakia W 2-1 UEFA U21 Group 3
02 Sep 2005 Portugal v Luxembourg W 4-0 UEFA U21 Group 3
06 Sep 2005 Russia v Portugal W 0-1 UEFA U21 Group 3
11 Oct 2005 Portugal v Latvia W 3-0 UEFA U21 Group 3
03 Mar 2010 Portugal v China PR W 2-0 International Friendly
08 Oct 2010 Portugal v Denmark W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group H
26 Mar 2011 Portugal v Chile D 1-1 International Friendly
04 Jun 2011 Portugal v Norway W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group H
10 Aug 2011 Portugal v Luxembourg W 5-0 International Friendly
26 May 2012 Portugal v FYR Macedonia D 0-0 International Friendly
09 Jun 2012 Germany v Portugal L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
13 Jun 2012 Denmark v Portugal W 2-3 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
27 Jun 2012 Portugal v Spain L 0-0 (2-4) UEFA European Championship Semi-final
15 Aug 2012 Portugal v Panama W 2-0 International Friendly
07 Sep 2012 Luxembourg v Portugal W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
11 Sep 2012 Portugal v Azerbaijan W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
12 Oct 2012 Russia v Portugal L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
16 Oct 2012 Portugal v Northern Ireland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
14 Nov 2012 Gabon v Portugal D 2-2 International Friendly
06 Feb 2013 Portugal v Ecuador L 2-3 International Friendly
22 Mar 2013 Israel v Portugal D 3-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
26 Mar 2013 Azerbaijan v Portugal W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
10 Jun 2013 Croatia v Portugal W 0-1 International Friendly
15 Oct 2013 Portugal v Luxembourg W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group F
05 Mar 2014 Portugal v Cameroon W 5-1 International Friendly
31 May 2014 Portugal v Greece D 0-0 International Friendly
06 Jun 2014 Mexico v Portugal W 0-1 International Friendly
10 Jun 2014 Republic of Ireland v Portugal W 1-5 International Friendly
22 Jun 2014 USA v Portugal D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
26 Jun 2014 Portugal v Ghana W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
16 Jun 2015 Italy v Portugal W 0-1 International Friendly


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