Alex Rafael

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Alex Rafael
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Personal information
Full name Alex Rafael da Silva Antônio
Date of birth (1988-01-01) 1 January 1988 (age 28)
Place of birth Brazil São Paulo, Brazil
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Number 17
Youth career
2006 Corinthians
2007–2008 Palmeiras
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2010 Red Bull Brasil 83 (26)
2011–2012 Red Bull Salzburg 5 (1)
2012 Comercial-SP (loan) 5 (0)
2012 Thespa Kusatsu 10 (3)
2013 Ferroviária 7 (0)
2014 Ulsan Mipo Dockyard 19 (5)
2014-2015 A.O.T. Alimos F.C. 7 (0)
2015-2016 Ubon UMT United 40 (26)
2016- Sukhothai 0 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Alex Rafael da Silva Antônio (born January 1, 1988), also known as Alex Rafael, is a professional Brazilian football player for the Sukhothai in Thai League. He is an attacking player with a total of 2003 minutes in his two years of playing. He played against Bayer Leverkusen and Lyon in test games. "I want to build a history here in the Europe, but I am going to come back a day for the RedBull Brazil for myself become the most greatest gunner of the club", affirmed Alex Rafael.[this quote needs a citation]

Early life[edit]

Alex Rafael was born in São Paulo. He began his career in 2008 playing for the domestic team Red Bull Brazil.[1] After a short period of a month he became one of the first players to play for the Salzburg club in Austria.[2] He signed a year contract within a week. Shortly after he returned to Brazil to play for Commercial, which later loaned him to Thespa Kusatsu in Japan. Finally he was loaned back to Brazil to play for Ferroviaria in 2013.


Ubon UMT United


  1. ^ RedBull. "DESTAQUES DO RED BULL BRASIL VÃO ENFRENTAR LYON E BAYER LEVERKUSEN" (in Portuguese). RedBull. Archived from the original on October 30, 2013. Retrieved 4 April 2013. 
  2. ^ Soccerway. "Alex Rafael". Soccerway. Retrieved 4 April 2013.