Paulo Henrique Carneiro Filho

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Paulo Henrique
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Personal information
Full name Paulo Henrique Carneiro Filho
Date of birth (1989-03-13) March 13, 1989 (age 26)
Place of birth João Pessoa, Brazil
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Shanghai Greenland Shenhua
Number 12
Youth career
2004–2006 Atlético Mineiro
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2007 Atlético Mineiro 13 (3)
2007–2010 Heerenveen 55 (16)
2010–2011 Desportivo Brasil 0 (0)
2010 Palmeiras (loan) 5 (0)
2010–2011 Westerlo (loan) 31 (18)
2011–2014 Trabzonspor 84 (19)
2014– Shanghai Greenland Shenhua 26 (13)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 28 June 2015.

† Appearances (Goals).

Paulo Henrique Carneiro Filho (born 13 March 1989 in João Pessoa) is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for Chinese Super League club Shanghai Greenland Shenhua.


Paulo Henrique made his professional debut and scored his first professional goal for Atlético-MG in a 1–0 away win against São Paulo in the Campeonato Brasileiro on June 10, 2007.[1]

On August 21, 2007, he signed a five-year deal with SC Heerenveen, in the Dutch Eredivisie.[2] He scored on his debut for SC Heerenveen, scoring two goals in the 5–1 away victory at NAC Breda on December 15, 2007.[3] In February 2009 he scored the first two Heerenveen goals in a 2–3 win at PSV Eindhoven.

Paulo Henrique was released by Heerenveen at the end of March 2010 because of conflict on terms to re-new his contract, and then joined Brazilian Série A club Palmeiras.[4]

He signed for Turkish club Trabzonspor in 2011 for a fee of €3.3 million.

On 2 July 2014, Paulo Henrique transferred to Chinese Super League side Shanghai Greenland Shenhua for €4 million.[5]




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