José Semedo (footballer, born 1979)
|Full name||José Filipe Correia Semedo|
|Date of birth||26 December 1979|
|Place of birth||Lisbon, Portugal|
|Height||1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 May 2015.
Born in Lisbon, Portugal, Semedo started his senior career with local amateurs C.F. Benfica, signing for neighbouring Odivelas F.C. in 2001. After stellar performances with the latter in the third division (18 goals in 29 matches in the 2007–08 season), he attracted attention from top level clubs, eventually joining Rio Ave FC.
In his first match in the competition, on 24 August 2008, Semedo scored in a 1–1 home draw against S.L. Benfica. In January of the following year he moved to Cyprus, teaming up with several Portuguese players at APOP Kinyras FC.
- Scores and results list Cape Verde's goal tally first.
|1.||14 October 2008||Benjamin Mkapa National Stadium, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania||Tanzania||2–1||3–1||2010 World Cup qualification|
- "Six new footballers in Apollonas Roster". Apollon Limassol. 28 May 2010. Retrieved 28 June 2010.
- José Semedo at footballzz.co.uk
- José Semedo profile at ForaDeJogo
- José Semedo at National-Football-Teams.com
- José Semedo – FIFA competition record
- José Semedo profile at Soccerway