Tiago Girão

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Tiago Girão
Full name Tiago Menezes Girão
Date of birth (1984-11-30) November 30, 1984 (age 29)
Place of birth Lisbon
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight 220 lb (100 kg)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Flanker
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
2006-  Portugal 39 (5)

Tiago Menezes Girão (born Lisbon, 30 November 1984) is a Portuguese rugby union footballer. He plays as a flanker. He is an architect by profession and is currently pursuing MBA at IE Business School.

He played for CDUL in Portugal, moving to CRC Madrid Noroeste, in Spain, for the season of 2007/08. He returned to CDUL at 2008/09.

He holds 39 caps for Portugal, since his first match, in 2006, with 1 try scored, 5 points in aggregate. Girão played three times at the 2007 Rugby World Cup finals, in the matches with New Zealand, Italy and Romania.[1]

He also played at the 2009 Sevens World Cup in Dubai.

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