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Sebá

Sebá
Personal information
Full name Sebastião de Freitas Couto Júnior
Date of birth (1992-06-08) June 8, 1992
Place of birth Salvador, Brazil
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Winger/Forward
Club information
Current team
Olympiacos
Number 92
Youth career
2008–2010 Cruzeiro
2008 Itaúna (loan)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2013 Cruzeiro 10 (0)
2012 Nacional-MG (loan) 8 (1)
2012–2013 Porto B (loan) 28 (2)
2013–2015 Estoril 52 (8)
2015– Olympiacos 7 (0)
National team
2011 Brazil U20 2 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of October 31, 2015.
† Appearances (goals)

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of June 21, 2011

Sebastião de Freitas Couto Júnior, better known as Sebá (born June 8, 1992 in Salvador) is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for Greek club Olympiacos F.C. mainly as a centre forward.

Career

Sebá starting his career to the Brazilian team Cruzeiro, but he had evolved in Dragões FC Porto (mainly reserve team). Sebá is a midfielder that can play in all fronts of the attack, although it is more efficient on one side. With good ball striking and an advanced high speed, the Brazilian has yet to win on a consistent whole match and after a couple of matches in the Primeira Liga considered a new Hulk in power. Faced with increased competition, FC Porto however decided not to activate the clause allowing him to finally join the player and Estoril did not miss the opportunity. Playing in the UEFA Europa League just months after being promoted to the first division, the Lusitanian club take advantage of its close relationship with the Brazilian company Traffic (Agency of players) that owns part of the rights of the player, to complete his transfer.[1]

On 19 August 2015, Olympiakos has confirmed the signing of Brazilian forward Sebá as the Greek champion tries to boost its squad ahead of the start of the new season. Sebá will sign a four years' contract for a reported fee of €1.7 million, joined the Piraeus club from Portuguese side Estoril. The 23-year-old forward will team up with his fellow Portuguese Marco Silva, who took over as Olympiakos coach in the summer.[2]

Contract

References

  1. ^
  2. ^
  3. ^ CBF Registry (in Portuguese)

External links

  • Scoresway.com Profile
  • ogol (Portuguese)

Career statistics

As of 29 August 2015
Club performance League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Brazil League Cup South America Total
2010 Cruzeiro Brazilian Série A 3 0 - - 3 0
2011 7 0 - - 7 0
2012 Nacional-MG Campeonato Mineiro 8 1 - - 8 1
2012-13 FC Porto B Segunda Liga 28 2 - - 28 2
2012-13 Porto Primeira Liga 4 0 2 0 - - 6 0
2013-14 Estoril 18 4 5 1 9 2 32 7
2014-15 33 4 3 1 6 0 42 5
2015-16 1 0 - - - - 1 0
2015-16 Olympiakos Super League 2 0 - - - 2 0
Total Brazil 104 11 10 2 15 2 129 15
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