Helton Soares

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Personal information
Full name Hélton Soares Pereira
Date of birth (1974-10-13) October 13, 1974 (age 42)
Place of birth Manaus, Brazil
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Club information
Current team
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992–1996 Flamengo 8 (0)
1997–1998 Avaí 0 (0)
2003 Pahang FA 0 (0)
2004 Barreira 0 (0)
2005–2007 Terengganu FA 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of October 16, 2010.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of October 16, 2010

Hélton Soares Pereira (born November 13, 1974)[1] best known as Hélton Soraes, or simple, Hélton is a former Brazilian football player who became a player agent and scout.

In Brazil, he played for Flamengo from 1992–1996, Avaí for 1997-98, and Barreira in 2004. Overseas, he played for Arrayyan Sports Club for two seasons, and then Al-Wakrah Sports Club in Qatar.[2]

He was signed to Pahang FA in Malaysia in 2003, and then played for Terengganu FA for a season and a half in 2005-2007.[3][4][5][6][7][8] He then retired from playing and returned to Brazil.

Soares is the grandson of Brazilian soccer star "Didi," Valdir Pereira.[2][9]