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 28)
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
2007–2008 Shizuoka
2008 Anapolina
2008 Tombense
2008–2009 Slavija Novi Sad
2009–2012 Borac Čačak 87 (2)
2013 Tombense 3 (0)
2013– Diósgyőr 8 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 May 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

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

Club career[edit]

Born in Campinas, Brazil, William Alves played for Palmeiras youths, before starting his senior career. 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 playing now in the 2013 Campeonato Mineiro.[1]


Hungary Diósgyőr


  1. ^ William Alves at Soccerway

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