Leonardo Rodriguez Pereira

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This name uses Portuguese naming customs. The first or maternal family name is Rodrigues and the second or paternal family name is Pereira.
Leonardo playing for Jeonbuk in 2015
Personal information
Full name Leonardo Rodrigues Perreira
Date of birth (1986-09-22) September 22, 1986 (age 30)
Place of birth Vila Velha, Brazil
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Winger / Attacking Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Al Jazira
Number 19
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005 Desportiva Capixaba 0 (0)
2005–2007 Thrasyvoulos 49 (16)
2007–2009 Levadiakos 54 (16)
2009–2012 AEK Athens 71 (14)
2012–2016 Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors 160 (40)
2017– Al Jazira 2 (2)
National team
2004–2006 Brazil U17 5 (3)
2006 Brazil U20 13 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 December 2016.

Leonardo Rodrigues Pereira or simply Leonardo (born September 22, 1986 in Vila Velha, Brazil) is a Brazilian footballer who plays for Al Jazira in the UAE Arabian Gulf League. Leonardo usually plays as an attacking midfielder but can also play as a winger and a side midfielder.

AEK Athens F.C.[edit]

On July 30, 2009, Leonardo signed a five-year contract with AEK Athens. On August 20, Leonardo made his official debut for AEK, in the game versus Vaslui in the Europa League.[1] Leonardo made his league debut in the 1–0 away win over Atromitos on August 30.[2] He scored his first goal for AEK on 6 December, against Panionios.

In the Greek playoffs home 4–2 win against Aris Thessaloniki F.C., Leonardo came in as a substitute in the 51st minute and scored twice. AEK's next fixture was facing Aris again, held in Kleanthis Vikelidis Stadium. The score was 1–0 against AEK, and Leonardo (who had also come in as a substitute that match) made the score 1–1 and equalized in injury time, giving AEK an invaluable point. In the 2011/12 season, he played in 26 matches scoring 9 goals, and was the club top scorer in the league.

Personal life[edit]

Leonardo is married to Kamilla Fiorese Da Silva , and the couple has two daughter. Leonardo who came to Greece at the age of 18 speaks fluent Greek.[citation needed]


Last updated May 19, 2015

Season Club Competition Apps Goals
2005/06 Thrasyvoulos Greece Beta Ethniki 23 10
2006/07 Thrasyvoulos Greece Beta Ethniki 26 6
2007/08 Levadiakos Greece Greek Super League 27 6
2008/09 Levadiakos Greece Greek Super League 27 10
2009/10 AEK Athens Greece Greek Super League 23 2
2010/11 AEK Athens Greece Greek Super League 22 3
2011/12 AEK Athens Greece Greek Super League 26 9
2012 Jeonbuk Hyundai South Korea K League Classic 17 5
2013 Jeonbuk Hyundai South Korea K League Classic 37 7
2014 Jeonbuk Hyundai South Korea K League Classic 35 6
2015 Jeonbuk Hyundai South Korea K League Classic 36 10


AEK Athens


Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors

2014, 2015


  1. ^ "Vasului vs AEK report". UEFA. Retrieved 2009-08-20. 
  2. ^ "VAtromitos vs AEK report". aekfc.gr. Retrieved 2009-08-30. 

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