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André Cruz

André Cruz
Personal information
Full name André Alves da Cruz
Date of birth (1968-09-20) September 20, 1968
Place of birth Piracicaba, Brazil
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1986–1989 Ponte Preta 14 (0)
1989–1990 Flamengo 26 (5)
1990–1994 Standard Liège 107 (18)
1994–1997 Napoli 83 (13)
1997–1999 Milan 13 (1)
1999 Standard Liège 10 (1)
1999 Torino 13 (1)
1999–2002 Sporting CP 78 (9)
2002–2003 Goiás 16 (1)
2003–2004 Internacional 10 (1)
2004 Goiás 2 (0)
National team
1985 Brazil U17 6 (1)
1987 Brazil U20 4 (2)
1988–1998 Brazil 31 (1)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (goals)
Olympic medal record
Men’s Football
Silver medal – second place Seoul 1988 Team Competition

André Alves da Cruz, (born September 20, 1968 in Piracicaba) is a retired footballer from Brazil. He played central defender with Flamengo, A.C. Milan, Standard Liège, Sporting Clube de Portugal and the Brazilian national team. He played in the 1998 FIFA World Cup.

National team

André Cruz had 47 caps (12 non-official) with the Brazilian national team. He was a member of the Football World Cup 1998 squad.


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