Wellington Nem

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Wellington Nem
Wellington Nem.jpg
Wellington Nem playing for Shakhtar in 2013
Personal information
Full name Wellington Silva Sanches Aguiar
Date of birth (1992-02-06) February 6, 1992 (age 22)
Place of birth Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Height 1.66 m (5 ft 5 12 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder, Winger
Club information
Current team
Shakhtar Donetsk
Number 7
Youth career
2005–2011 Fluminense
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2013 Fluminense 28 (7)
2011 Figueirense (loan) 26 (9)
2013– Shakhtar Donetsk 5 (1)
National team
2009 Brazil U17 3 (1)
2012– Brazil 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23 November 2013.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of September 19, 2012

Wellington Silva Sanches Aguiar, known as Wellington Nem (born February 6, 1992 in Rio de Janeiro), is a Brazilian footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Shakhtar, in the Ukrainian Premier League.[1] He began his professional career at Fluminense.

In 2011, Wellington Nem was loaned to Figueirense by Fluminense; after good performances he was elected the best newcomer of the 2011 Brazilian League, beating Bruno Cortes and Leandro Damião. Wellington Nem signed a five-year deal with Ukrainian giants Shaktar Dontesk for a fee believed to be around €8 million in 2013.

Career statistics[edit]

As of February 26, 2012
Club Season League Cup Continental Other[2] Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Figueirense (loan) 2011 26 9 3 1 29 10
Total 26 9 3 1 29 10
Fluminense 2012 27 6 7 0 14 3 48 9
2013 1 1 9 1 9 5 19 7
Total 28 7 16 1 23 8 67 16
Shakhtar Donetsk 2013-14 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Career total 55 17 0 0 16 1 26 9 96 26

International[edit]

National team Club Year Apps Goals
Brazil Fluminense 2012 3 0
Total 3 0

Honours[edit]

Fluminense

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