Giovane Alves da Silva

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Giovane
Giovane Alves da Silva.JPG
Giovane playing for South China
Personal information
Full name Giovane Alves da Silva
Date of birth (1982-11-25) November 25, 1982 (age 31)
Place of birth Taió, Santa Catarina, Brazil
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Eastern Salon
Number 22
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
0000–2005 Marcílio Dias[1] ? (?)
2006 Brusque[2] ? (?)
2007 Hermann Aichinger[3] ? (?)
2007–2009 Sun Hei 39 (30)
2009 Brusque
2010 Hermann Aichinger
2010 Guangdong Sunray Cave 23 (12)
2011–2012 South China 37 (32)
2012–2013 Biu Chun Rangers 33 (34)
2013– Eastern Salon 8 (4)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23 November 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).

Giovane Alves da Silva (traditional Chinese: 基奧雲尼; simplified Chinese: 思华 born November 25, 1982 in Taió, Santa Catarina, Brazil), commonly known as Giovane, is a Brazilian footballer, who plays as a striker for Eastern Salon.

Playing career[edit]

Club career[edit]

Giovane joined Sun Hei in 2007.[4] He came to prominence the season after and bested fellow Brazilian Detinho to become the top scorer of that season with 26 goals.[5] He became considered one of the best foreign players of the league after this achievement.[6] He left the club to try pursuing a career in Europe but failed to land a contract, joining Brazilian clubs Brusque and Atlético Ibirama after.In 2010 he joined Guangdong Sunray Cave[7][8],scoring 12 goals in 23 games. In December 2010 he returned to Hong Kong joining South China, scoring in his debut against Tuen Mun resulting in a 4-1 victory for his side.[9] In 2012 he joined Biu Chun Rangers enjoying a fruitful spell.[10] However he was not kept as the club thinks he does not suit their playing style.

Career statistics[edit]

Club career[edit]

As of October 31, 2010

Club Season No. Divisão Principal Divisão Especial Copa Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Brusque 2006 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
Total
Hermann Aichinger 2007 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
Total
Club Season No. League Senior Shield FA Cup League Cup AFC Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Sun Hei 2006–07 22 1 0 1 0
2007–08 22 17 12 1 0 2 2 5 5 2 1 27 20
2008–09 22 22 18 4 2 1 0 4 6 31 26
Total 39 30 5 2 4 2 9 11 2 1 58 46
Club Season No. League Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Guangdong Sunray Cave 2010 9 23 12 23 12
Total 23 12 23 12
Career Total

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ (Portuguese) Campeonato Catarinense 2005 - Artilheiros
  2. ^ (Portuguese) Série A-2 2006 - Artilheiros, Federació Catalana de Futbol
  3. ^ (Portuguese) Divisão Principal 2007 - Artilheiros, Federació Catalana de Futbol
  4. ^ "巴西兵臨晨曦愉園" (in Chinese). Apple Daily. 2007. Retrieved 8 July 2014. 
  5. ^ "迪天奴爭冧莊神射手" (in Chinese). Apple Daily. Retrieved 8 July 2014. 
  6. ^ "觀塘盃足球表演賽 晨曦否認基奧雲尼離隊" (in Chinese). Apple Daily. Retrieved 8 July 2014. 
  7. ^ Tencent sports. "2010中甲球队介绍:广东日之泉" (in Simplified Chinese). Retrieved 9 July 2014. 
  8. ^ "廣東日之泉足球俱樂部" (in Chinese). 2010. Retrieved 9 July 2014. 
  9. ^ "南華KO屯門4強撼傑志" (in Chinese). Oriental Daily. Retrieved 8 July 2014. 
  10. ^ "流浪獲基奧雲尼答應加盟" (in Chinese). Retrieved 9 July 2014. 

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