Hugo Guimarães Silva Santos Almeida

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Personal information
Full name Hugo Guimarães Silva Santos Almeida
Date of birth (1986-01-06) January 6, 1986 (age 28)
Place of birth São Fidélis, Brazil
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Roasso Kumamoto
Number 25
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004-2005 Botafogo
2006-2011 Coritiba 28 (7)
2008 Sertãozinho (loan)
2009-2010 São Caetano (loan) 16 (4)
2010 Grêmio Prudente (loan) 5 (0)
2011 Goiás (loan) 7 (1)
2012 XV de Piracicaba
2012 Paraná
2013 Ventforet Kofu 15 (5)
2013– Roasso Kumamoto
National team
2003 Brazil U-17
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22:12, 10 August 2013 (UTC).

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of October 16, 2010

Hugo Guimarães Silva Santos Almeida, aka Hugo (São Fidélis, January 6, 1986), is a Brazilian footballer who plays for J. League Division 2 club Roasso Kumamoto, as a striker.


Revealed by Botafogo striker Hugo had his first chance in the professional club in Rio in 2004, accredited by the Brazilian national team performances in sub-17. However, due to low age, never had regular in the team's main alvinegro, a fact that made him leave the club without first renewing their ties with only 19. The player tried a new destination in 2005, reaching even to conduct training in Palmeiras, but ended up not being hired by the São Paulo team.

Only in 2006, Hugo took refuge with a professional team, to sign with Coritiba. By Thigh, the striker finally managed to wake up to the football. Helped the team to win the Series B of 2007 and the Paranaense Championship 2008.

Hugo eventually lost in space at Coritiba in 2009, which made him right with São Caetano.

Played for the Grêmio Prudente in 2010 and then joined the Goiás in 2011.

Career statistics[edit]

(Correct as of October 16, 2010)
Club Season State League Brazilian Série A Copa do Brasil Copa Libertadores Copa Sudamericana Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Grêmio Prudente 2010 - - 5 0 - - - - - - 5 0
Total - - 5 0 - - - - - - 5 0


Brazil U-17
  • Campeonato Mundial Sub-17: 2003


  • Grêmio Prudente.[1]


  1. ^ CBF Registry (in Portuguese)

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