William Rocha Alves

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William Alves
Personal information
Full name William Rocha Alves
Date of birth (1986-05-07) 7 May 1986 (age 29)
Place of birth Campinas, Brazil
Height 1.92 m (6 ft 3 12 in)
Playing position Centre-back
Club information
Current team
Number 5
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007 Portuguesa - (-)
2007 Shizuoka - (-)
2008 Anapolina - (-)
2008 Tombense - (-)
2008 Slavija Novi Sad - (-)
2009–2012 Borac Čačak 87 (2)
2013 Tombense 3 (0)
2013– Diósgyőr 21 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 9 November 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

William Rocha Alves (born 7 May 1986) is a Brazilian footballer who plays for Hungarian club Diósgyőr. Mainly a centre-back, he can also play as a defensive midfielder.

Club career[edit]

Born in Campinas, William Alves played for Palmeiras youths, before starting his senior career with Portuguesa. In 2007, he moved to Japan and played for lower league club Shizuoka. In January 2008, he returned to his homeland and played for Anapolina and Tombense, before moving abroad again, this time to Serbia. In January 2009, he joined top league club Borac Čačak, staying there for the next four years. In January 2013, William Alves returned to his former club Tombense.

In the summer of 2013, William Alves signed with Diósgyőr of the Nemzeti Bajnokság I.



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