Jair Nunes

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Jair
Personal information
Full name Jair Nunes do Espírito Santo
Date of birth (1994-09-15) 15 September 1994 (age 22)
Place of birth São Tomé, São Tomé and Príncipe[1]
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Sporting Praia Cruz
Youth career
Escola de Futebol de São Tomé
Atlético de Alagoinhas
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2013 CD Cruz 49 (57)
2013– Sporting Praia Cruz
National team
2011– São Tomé and Príncipe 6 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 29 February 2012.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 29 February 2012

Jair Nunes do Espírito Santo also known as Jair (born 15 September 1994) is a Santomean international footballer who plays for CD Cruz as a midfielder.

Career[edit]

He made his international debut for São Tomé and Príncipe in 2011 against Congo[2] at the first leg of 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification (CAF). He scored his first international goal against Lesotho at 2013 Africa Cup of Nations qualification, netting a penalty kick.[3] He scored his second international goal - also from the penalty spot - against Sierra Leone at the same qualifying.[4]

International goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 15 January 2012 Estádio Nacional 12 de Julho, São Tomé  Lesotho
1–0
1–0
2013 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
2 29 February 2012 Estádio Nacional 12 de Julho, São Tomé  Sierra Leone
1–1
2–1
2013 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
3 16 June 2012 National Stadium, Freetown  Sierra Leone
1–0
2–4
2013 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier

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