Tiago Alves Sales
|Full name||Tiago Alves Sales|
|Date of birth||12 January 1993|
|Place of birth||São João do Araguaia, Brazil|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|2012||→ Boa Esporte (loan)||9||(1)|
|2013||→ América-MG (loan)||11||(2)|
|2014||→ Penapolense (loan)||0||(0)|
|2014||→ Paraná (loan)||26||(6)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 April 2015.
† Appearances (Goals).
Born in São João do Araguaia, Pará, Tiago Alves graduated from Santos' youth setup. He made his professional debut on 2 February 2011, coming on as a second half substitute for Keirrison in a 2–2 away draw against Ponte Preta for the Campeonato Paulista championship. He made his first professional goal in 27 March 2011, in the 3–2 away victory against Ituano.
On 16 May 2012 Tiago Alves was loaned to Série B club Boa Esporte, but returned to his parent club only three months later. On 3 December 2012, he was loaned to América Mineiro until the end of 2013 season.
Tiago Alves was subsequently loaned to Penapolense and Paraná, only appearing regularly with the latter. On 4 January 2015 he moved abroad for the first time in his career, signing for K-League Classic side Pohang Steelers.
Tiago Alves made his debut for the club on 15 March, coming on as a second-half substitute and scoring his side's second in a 2–4 home loss against Ulsan Hyundai FC.
|Boa Esporte (loan)||2012||0||0||9||1||0||0||—||—||9||1|
- Ponte Preta 2–2 Santos
- "Santos FC acerta o empréstimo de três atletas para equipes que vão disputar a Série B do Campeonato Brasileiro". Santos FC Official web site.
- "Sem espaço, Tiago Alves é emprestado para o América-MG". Lancenet.
- 포항, 전천후 공격수 티아고 영입...외국인 삼각편대 구성 완료 [Pohang, Tiago Alves attacking addition... Foreign comes to complete squad] (in Korean). Pohang Steelers' official website. 4 January 2015. Retrieved 7 January 2015.
- Tiago Alves Sales profile at Soccerway