Osvaldo Lourenço Filho
|Full name||Osvaldo Lourenço Filho|
|Date of birth||11 April 1987|
|Place of birth||Fortaleza, Brazil|
|Height||1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)|
|2007||→ River (loan)|
|2009–2010||→ Braga (loan)||4||(0)|
|2011||→ Ceará (loan)||36||(5)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 27 November 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 6 April 2013
Osvaldo Lourenço Filho (born 11 April 1987), simply known as Osvaldo, is a Brazilian footballer who plays for Fluminense as a forward. He is known for his explosive pace, dribbling ability and speed.
After a bad phase, who occurred for all second semester of 2013, Osvaldo almost was exchanged with Fluminense FC to Wágner without agreement of him. But, in beginning of 2014, Osvaldo has played as before, and, after being the star of team in some important games - as in the first game of 2014 Copa do Brasil, in the victory by 1-0 against CSA, with his goal, the club has refused some good proposes, as one of Kashima Antlers.
On March 13, 2013, after a Lucas's contusion in a game for his club, Paris Saint-Germain, Luiz Felipe Scolari called up Osvaldo to substitute his former colleague of club for friendlies against Italy and Russia on March 21 and March 25, respectively.
Style of play
For his dribbles and versatility, Osvaldo has not a substitute in staff of São Paulo (at least, until Welliton's arriving, a player with seemed characteristics). Praised by Rogério Ceni, captain and most respected player in activity of club, and Ney Franco, former coach of team,
- As of 25 March 2015.
|Club||Season||League||Cup||Copa Libertadores||Sudamericana||State League||Total|
|Club||Season||Saudi Premier League||Crown Prince Cup||Saudi Champions Cup||AFC Champions League||Total|
|Al Ahli SC||2014–15||6||0||2||0||1||2||4||1||13||3|
- Ceará State League: 2007, 2008
- Al-Ahli Dubai
- UAE Football League: 2008–09
- Ceará State League: 2011
- São Paulo
- Al Ahli
- "Brazil - Osvaldo Lourenço Filho - Profile with news, career statistics and history". Soccerway.
- "Osvaldo Lourenço Filho". Goal.com.
- Reviravolta de Osvaldo faz São Paulo recusar oferta de clube japonês
- "Após três temporadas no São Paulo, Osvaldo acerta com o Al-Ahli [After three seasons at São Paulo, Osvaldo joins Al-Ahli]". Lancenet (in Portuguese). Retrieved 18 January 2015.
- Sem Lucas, Felipão convoca são-paulino Osvaldo à seleção
- Ficha técnica: Bolívia 0 x 4 Brazil
- "Leandro Damião da Silva dos Santos". Soccerway. Global Sports Media. Retrieved 19 July 2011.