Tiago Alves (footballer, born 1993)
|Full name||Tiago Alves Sales|
|Date of birth||12 January 1993|
|Place of birth||São João do Araguaia, Brazil|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors|
|2012||→ Boa Esporte (loan)||9||(1)|
|2013||→ América Mineiro (loan)||11||(2)|
|2014||→ Penapolense (loan)||0||(0)|
|2014||→ Paraná (loan)||26||(6)|
|2015||→ Pohang Steelers (loan)||25||(4)|
|2016||→ Seongnam FC (loan)||19||(13)|
|2017||→ Shimizu S-Pulse (loan)||17||(4)|
|2018–||Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors||20||(2)|
|2019||→ Sagan Tosu (loan)||4||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16:14, 3 January 2020 (UTC)|
Born in São João do Araguaia, Pará, Tiago Alves graduated from Santos' youth setup. He made his professional debut on 2 February 2011, coming on as a second half substitute for Keirrison in a 2–2 away draw against Ponte Preta for the Campeonato Paulista championship. He scored his first professional goal on 27 March 2011, in the 3–2 away victory against Ituano.
On 16 May 2012 Tiago Alves was loaned to Série B club Boa Esporte, but returned to his parent club only three months later. On 3 December 2012, he was loaned to América Mineiro until the end of 2013 season.
Tiago Alves was subsequently loaned to Penapolense and Paraná, only appearing regularly with the latter. On 4 January 2015 he moved abroad for the first time in his career, signing for K League 1 side Pohang Steelers.
Tiago Alves made his debut for the club on 15 March, coming on as a second-half substitute and scoring his side's second in a 2–4 home loss against Ulsan Hyundai FC.
On 1 August 2016, Thiago Alves transferred to Al-Hilal FC, signing a 3 year contract for an undisclosed fee.
- As of 3 January 2020
|Boa Esporte (loan)||2012||Série B||9||1||—||—||—||—||9||1|
|América-MG (loan)||2013||Série B||11||2||2||0||4||0||—||—||17||2|
|Penapolense (loan)||2014||Série D||0||0||5||0||—||—||—||5||0|
|Paraná (loan)||2014||Série B||26||6||—||—||—||—||26||6|
|Pohang Steelers||2015||K League Classic||25||4||—||1||0||—||—||26||4|
|Seongnam FC||2016||K League Classic||19||13||—||1||0||—||—||20||13|
|Al-Hilal FC||2016–17||Saudi Professional League||10||1||—||3||0||—||—||13||1|
|Shimizu S-Pulse||2017||J1 League||17||4||—||3||1||—||1[a]||0||21||5|
|Jeonbuk Motors||2018||K League 1||18||2||—||1||0||4[b]||1||—||23||3|
|Sagan Tosu||2019||J1 League||4||0||—||0||0||—||0||0||4||0|
- Ponte Preta 2–2 Santos
- "Santos FC acerta o empréstimo de três atletas para equipes que vão disputar a Série B do Campeonato Brasileiro". Santos FC Official web site.
- "Sem espaço, Tiago Alves é emprestado para o América-MG". Lancenet. Archived from the original on 2013-01-15.
- 포항, 전천후 공격수 티아고 영입...외국인 삼각편대 구성 완료 [Pohang, Tiago Alves attacking addition... Foreign comes to complete squad] (in Korean). Pohang Steelers' official website. 4 January 2015. Archived from the original on 24 September 2015. Retrieved 7 January 2015.
- "S-Pulse sign striker Tiago Alves：J. LEAGUE.JP". J. LEAGUE.JP JAPAN PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE. Retrieved 2017-04-07.
- Tiago Alves at Soccerway