Rúben Tiago Rodrigues Ribeiro
|Full name||Rúben Tiago Rodrigues Ribeiro|
|Date of birth||1 August 1987|
|Place of birth||Porto, Portugal|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|2014||→ Rio Ave (loan)||8||(1)|
|2015||→ Gil Vicente (loan)||17||(2)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 May 2017.
Born in Porto, Ribeiro spent most of his youth career with local Boavista F.C. before joining Leixões S.C. in 2002 to complete his formation. He only managed to amass 13 league appearances in his first three senior seasons combined, ten of which in 2008–09, spent in the Primeira Liga.