Who knows football players Afonso Alves yet? He created the once furore at SC Heerenveen, but since weniet has learned a lot more from him. He has the media and all the clubs that he played, want to play or want to play is kept pretty busy. If he still had his feet to speak … Afonso Alves Martins jr was born on January 31, 1981 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. He is currently topaanvaller of Middlesbrough, and has played for the Brazilian national team.
From Brazil to Sweden
Striker Afonso Alves started his career at Atlético Mineiro in the Brazilian. In 2002 he left Atlético for Swedish Örgryte in Göteborg. In 2004 he went to Malmö, he was in his first year of contract direct champion in Sweden. During the 2005 season he scored for Malmo 14 goals in 24 matches, making him the top scorer, but Malmö finished fifth.
He scored a number of goals in 2006 before it was purchased in the spring of the same year by SC Heerenveen, where he followed in the footsteps of Ruud van Nistelrooy, Jon Dahl Tomasson, Marcus Allbäck, Georgios Samaras, and previous peaks pits Klaas Jan Huntelaar. With a price tag of EUR 4.5 million he is Heerenveen’s most expensive acquisition in history.
After Alves twice top scorer in Sweden had become, he became in 2007 in the Dutch Eredivisie with 34 goals, a club record. Afonso Alves is thus the third Brazilian in the Dutch League, will end the season as top scorer. Ronaldo and Romario had him for PSV Eindhoven.
On 7 October 2007 in his second appearance of the season, made Alves a whopping seven goals in Heerenveen 9?? 0 win over Heracles Almelo.
On January 31 at 23:31 on notorious attacker Alves signed after months of speculation and lawsuits in a contract with the English Premier League hatching Middlesbrough. The transfer fee is probably what this would mean 16.1 million. AZ Alkmaar against the accused FIFA because he had signed a contract with them. AZ But was fishing behind the net.
Middlesbrough Alves knew great expectations, unfortunately, not true. In 42 games, he got no farther than 10 goals. Middlesbrough made the attacker after a season already over Al Sadd for the sum of approximately 7 million pounds. They did so significant loss. Alves has since stuck in the sandbox in the Middle East and in Europe we have not heard from him.
On 17 May 2007, got her first Brazilian Alves calls squad for friendly matches against Turkey and England. On June 1, in a match against England, Alves Kaká is allowed after 26 minutes, replaced and he made his debut. He was also part of the Brazil squad that won the 2007 Copa America in Venezuela. Alves scored his first goal on 12 september 2007 against Mexico. The match was won by 3-1. After 2007, Alves not drafted into the national team of Brazil.
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