|Full name||Fernando Peres da Silva|
|Date of birth||8 January 1943|
|Place of birth||Algés, Portugal|
|1968–1969||→ Académica (loan)||22||(9)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
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. 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.
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.
Peres was included in the squad for the 1966 FIFA World Cup, but he did not play any match in England.
|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|
- Campeonato Pernambucano: 1975
- Fernando Peres: «Orgulhoso pelo que consegui» (Fernando Peres: «Proud of my achievements»); Record, 13 September 2013 (Portuguese)
- Pierrend, José Luis. "Portugal – Record International Players". RSSSF. Retrieved 11 December 2009.