Palhinha (footballer, born 1967)
|Full name||Jorge Ferreira da Silva|
|Date of birth||December 14, 1967|
|Place of birth||Carangola, Brazil|
|Height||1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)|
|Playing position||Midfielder / Striker|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Palhinha played for São Paulo in the golden years of 1992 and 1993 alongside star players like Raí, to win the Campeonato Brasileiro Série A, Copa Libertadores and Intercontinental Cup in Japan twice. In 1992, he was the top scorer of the Copa Libertadores, with 7 goals.
He also captured the Campeonato Paulista in 1992, against the Palmeiras, and later became the double champions of the Recopa Sudamericana in 1993 and 1994, against Cruzeiro and Botafogo, respectively. Moreover, he helped São Paulo beat Flamengo to triumph in the Supercopa Sudamericana 1993.
In 2001 he helped Alianza Lima, win the Apertura Championship in its centennial year. This feat was obtained under Brazilian manager Paulo Autuori.
During his golden era at São Paulo, Palhinha was selected by the Brazil national football team. He played for his country for 16 times, but was not managed to be selected again since 1993.
- Campeonato Paulista: 1992
- Copa Libertadores: 1992, 1993, 1997
- Intercontinental Cup (Toyota Cup): 1992, 1993
- U.S. Cup: 1993
- Recopa Sudamericana: 1993, 1994
- Supercopa Libertadores: 1993
- Copa Conmebol: 1994
- Copa dos Campeões Brasileiros: 1994, 1995
- Campeonato Mineiro: 1996, 1997
- Copa Brasil: 1996
- Campeonato Gaúcho: 1999
- Primera División Peruana: 2001
- Campeonato Paulista (2nd division): 2002
- Campeonato Mineiro (2nd division): 2004
- Ramón de Carranza Trophy: 1992
- Copa de Barcelona: 1993
- Torneio de Santiago do Chile: 1994
- Copa da cidade de Dallas: 1995