Fernando Peres

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This name uses Portuguese naming customs. The first or maternal family name is Peres and the second or paternal family name is Da Silva.
Fernando Peres
Personal information
Full name Fernando Peres da Silva
Date of birth (1943-01-08) 8 January 1943 (age 74)
Place of birth Algés, Portugal
Playing position Winger
Youth career
1958–1960 Belenenses
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1960–1965 Belenenses 90 (34)
1965–1973 Sporting CP 144 (39)
1968–1969 Académica (loan) 22 (9)
1974 Vasco Gama 10 (1)
1974–1975 Porto 15 (2)
1975 Sport 26 (2)
1976 Treze 7 (1)
Total 314 (88)
National team
1964–1972 Portugal 27 (4)
Teams managed
1979–1980 União Leiria
1980 Vitória Guimarães
1981 Estoril
1981 Sanjoanense
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Fernando Peres da Silva (born 8 January 1943), known as Peres, is a retired Portuguese footballer who played as a left winger.

Club career[edit]

Peres was born in Algés, Portugal. In his country Peres played for C.F. Os Belenenses, Sporting Clube de Portugal, Académica de Coimbra and FC Porto. He experienced his best seasons with the second club, winning four major titles including two national championships, and amassing first division totals of 271 games and 84 goals over the course of 13 seasons.

On either side of his spell with Porto Peres competed in Brazil, winning the 1974 national title with CR Vasco da Gama and the regional league with Sport Club do Recife.[1] He retired with Treze Futebol Clube at the age of 33, going to have a brief stint as coach, his top flight experience consisting of 26 games with U.D. Leiria and seven with Vitória de Guimarães.

International career[edit]

Peres earned 27 caps for Portugal, scoring four goals. His debut came on 4 June 1964 in a 1–1 friendly draw with England where he scored his team's goal, and his last appearance was during the Brazil Independence Cup final against Brazil, on 9 June 1972.[2]

Peres was included in the squad for the 1966 FIFA World Cup, but he did not play any match in England.

Fernando Peres: International goals
Goal Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 4 June 1964 Estádio do Pacaembu, São Paulo, Brazil  England 1–0 1–1 Taça das Nações
2 4 May 1969 Estádio das Antas, Porto, Portugal  Greece 2–2 2–2 1970 World Cup qualification
3 21 November 1971 Estádio da Luz (1954), Lisbon, Portugal  Belgium 1–1 1–1 Euro 1972 qualifying
4 25 June 1972 Estádio do Arruda, Recife, Brazil  Republic of Ireland 1–0 2–1 Brazil Independence Cup






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