Juan Silveira dos Santos

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This name uses Portuguese naming customs. The first or maternal family name is Silveira and the second or paternal family name is Dos Santos.
Juan
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Juan with Brazil in 2010
Personal information
Full name Juan Silveira dos Santos
Date of birth (1979-02-01) 1 February 1979 (age 35)
Place of birth Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Centre back
Club information
Current team
Internacional
Number 4
Youth career
1989–1996 Flamengo
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1996–2002 Flamengo 75 (5)
2002–2007 Bayer Leverkusen 139 (10)
2007–2012 Roma 117 (9)
2012– Internacional 38 (5)
National team
1995–1996 Brazil U-17 6 (2)
1997–1999 Brazil U-20 5 (0)
2001–2010 Brazil 79 (7)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14 July 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 2 July 2010

Juan Silveira dos Santos (Portuguese pronunciation: [ʒuˈɐ̃ siɫˈvejɾɐ dus ˈsɐ̃tus]; born 1 February 1979 in Rio de Janeiro), commonly known as Juan is a Brazilian footballer who currently plays as a central defender for Brazilian side Internacional.

Club career[edit]

Early career[edit]

Juan played for six years for Flamengo in Brazil. In 2002, he moved to Bayer Leverkusen. He played five years in Germany scoring ten goals for Bayer. In 2007, he moved to Roma for €6.3 million.[1]

Roma[edit]

Juan played for Roma between 2007 and 2012. In all competitions for Roma he scored 11 goals in more than 140 appearances. With Roma he won one Coppa Italia and Supercoppa Italiana. He was a first-choice centre-back for Roma, and wore the number four jersey. Juan scored his first goal for Roma against Reggina on 16 September 2007.

In the 2011–12 season, he usually played alongside Gabriel Heinze. He scored his seventh goal for Roma in a 5–1 win over Cesena on 21 January 2012. He scored again in Roma's 4–2 loss Cagliari in Sardinia, followed by his third goal of the season, and the opening goal, in Roma's 4–0 demolition of Internazionale at the Stadio Olimpico. He scored nine goals for Roma during his time there.

Internacional[edit]

On 16 July 2012, Roma and Juan agreed to cancel his contract by mutual consent, which was set to end on 30 June 2013.[2] On the same day, Juan signed a two-year contract with the club of Porto Alegre Internacional, with a one-year option.

International career[edit]

Juan plays for the Brazil national football team. Juan played on Brazil's tournament winning teams in the Copa América 2004 and the Copa América 2007. He is widely considered to be one of the most consistent players on the Brazilian national team, with generally solid performances. He was also part of the Brazil squad which participated in the 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup. On 28 June 2010, Juan scored the first goal against Chile with a headed finish from a corner as Brazil won 3–0 to advance to the quarter-finals of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.[3]

Career statistics[edit]

Club Season League Cup Continental Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Flamengo 1996 11 0 0 0 0 0 11 0
1997 14 2 4 1 2 0 20 3
1998 10 0 1 0 5 0 16 0
1999 7 0 0 0 7 1 14 2
2000 15 2 7 0 4 2 26 3
2001 18 1 6 1 9 5 33 7
2002 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0
Total 75 5 18 2 20 8 113 15
Bayer Leverkusen 2002–03 24 2 2 0 3 2 29 4
2003–04 30 2 1 0 0 0 31 2
2004–05 27 1 3 0 9 2 39 3
2005–06 30 3 1 0 1 0 32 3
2006–07 28 2 1 1 10 1 39 3
Total 139 10 8 1 23 5 170 16
Roma 2007–08 22 2 1 0 8 1 31 3
2008–09 21 2 1 0 4 1 26 2
2009–10 29 0 2 0 5 0 36 0
2010–11 31 2 3 0 3 0 37 2
2011–12 11 3 0 0 0 0 11 3
Total 114 9 8 0 20 2 144 11
Career totals 321 23 30 3 59 15 382 37

International goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
01. 11 July 2004 Estadio Monumental Virgen de Chapi, Arequipa, Peru  Costa Rica
2 – 0
4 – 1
2004 Copa América
02. 4 September 2005 Estádio Mané Garrincha, Brasília, Brazil  Chile
1 – 0
5 – 0
World Cup Qualifying
03. 24 March 2007 Ullevi, Gothenburg, Sweden  Chile
4 – 0
4 – 0
International Friendly
04. 7 July 2007 Estadio Olímpico Luis Ramos, Puerto la Cruz, Venezuela  Chile
1 – 0
6 – 1
2007 Copa América
05. 6 June 2009 Estadio Centenario, Montevideo, Uruguay  Uruguay
2 – 0
4 – 0
World Cup Qualifying
06. 15 June 2009 Free State Stadium, Bloemfontein, South Africa  Egypt
3 – 1
4 – 3
2009 Confederations Cup
07. 28 June 2010 Ellis Park Stadium, Johannesburg, South Africa  Chile
1 – 0
3 – 0
2010 World Cup

Honours[edit]

Flamengo
Roma
Internacional

International

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aquisizione a titolo definitivo del diritto alle prestazioni sportive del calciatore Juan Silveira dos Santos". asroma.it (in Italian). AS Roma. 21 June 2007. Retrieved 17 April 2012. 
  2. ^ "JUAN DOS SANTOS SILVEIRA" (PDF) (in Italian). A.S. Roma. 16 July 2012. Retrieved 27 August 2013. 
  3. ^ Fletcher, Paul (29 June 2010). "Brazil 3–0 Chile". BBC Sport (BBC). Retrieved 30 June 2010. 

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