Pedro Oliveira (footballer)

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Pedro Oliveira
Personal information
Full name Pedro Miguel Ferreira de Oliveira
Date of birth (1981-11-30) 30 November 1981 (age 35)
Place of birth Porto, Portugal
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
1989–2000 Boavista
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000–2005 Porto B 87 (25)
2003 Académica (loan) 4 (0)
2003–2004 Leixões (loan) 26 (4)
2004–2005 Vitória Setúbal (loan) 17 (0)
2005–2006 Vitória Setúbal 27 (3)
2006–2008 CFR Cluj 30 (3)
2008 UTA Arad (loan) 8 (0)
2008–2009 Modena 20 (4)
2009–2010 Arezzo 23 (2)
2011 Pisa 10 (1)
2012 Portimonense 11 (0)
2012–2014 Créteil 38 (3)
Total 301 (45)
National team
1999 Portugal U18 3 (0)
2001–2002 Portugal U20 15 (2)
2003–2004 Portugal U21 5 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Pedro Miguel Ferreira de Oliveira (born 30 November 1981) is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a midfielder.

Club career[edit]

After more than one decade in the youth ranks of Boavista FC, in his hometown of Porto, Oliveira moved to neighbours FC Porto at the age of 18, where he was largely unsuccessful, going on to serve loans for the following two-and-a-half years and starting at Académica de Coimbra in January 2003. In the 2005–06 season he signed for Vitória F.C. in a permanent deal, having played there the previous year on loan.

In the summer of 2006, Oliveira left for Romania's CFR Cluj along with a handful of Portuguese players. In his first year he was an important first-team member as the team finished third in Liga I and qualified for the UEFA Cup, but he was deemed surplus to requirements in the following campaign, being loaned to fellow league club FCM UTA Arad.

Oliveira moved countries again in 2008–09, joining Modena F.C. in Italy.[1] The following summer, also in Italy, he signed with modest A.C. Arezzo (third level), on a free transfer.[2]

Honours[edit]

Vitória Setúbal
Cluj
Créteil

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Calciomercato: tesserato Pedro de Oliveira" [Football market: Pedro de Oliveira bought] (in Italian). Modena FC. 16 October 2008. Retrieved 9 February 2010. 
  2. ^ "Colpo di mercato amaranto: preso Oliveira" [Amaranto strike in market: Oliveira snapped] (in Italian). AC Arezzo. 13 August 2009. Retrieved 9 February 2010. [dead link]

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