Tiago Ulisses

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Tiago Ulisses
Tiago Ulisses photographed by Christopher Vose.jpg
Ulisses in 2012
Personal information
Full name Tiago Ulisses Aparecido Eugenio Sobral
Date of birth (1989-05-09) 9 May 1989 (age 27)
Place of birth São Paulo, Brazil
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
2001–2008 Corinthians
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011 Noroeste 11 (1)
2012 Botafogo 15 (0)
2012 Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0 (0)
2013 Guaratinguetá 16 (0)
2014 Almería B 2 (1)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 March 2014.

Tiago Ulisses Aparecido Eugenio Sobral (born 9 May 1989) is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder.


Born in São Paulo, Brazil, Ulisses spent seven years as an academy player with Corinthians from 2001 to 2008.[1]

In 2011, Ulisses scored one goal in 11 appearances for Noroeste in the second-tier Campeonato Paulista Série A2 before moving to Botafogo, where he made 15 appearances in 2012.[1]

Ulisses signed with Vancouver Whitecaps FC of Major League Soccer on 3 August 2012,[2] and was released by the club without making a first team appearance three months later.[3] After a one-year spell back to his home country with Guaratinguetá, Ulisses joined UD Almería B in Segunda División B.[4]

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  1. ^ a b Tucker, Cam (3 Aug 2012). "Vancouver Whitecaps sign Brazilian midfielder Tiago Ulisses". Vancouversun.com. Retrieved 11 Aug 2012. 
  2. ^ "Whitecaps FC add midfielder Tiago Ulisses | Vancouver Whitecaps FC". Whitecapsfc.com. 3 Aug 2012. Retrieved 9 Nov 2012. 
  3. ^ MacMahon, Martin (8 Nov 2012). "'Caps release Barbara as injury issues force Rennie's hand". mlssoccer.com. Major League Soccer. Retrieved 9 Nov 2012. 
  4. ^ Ya está aquí el brasileño Tiago (Brazilian Tiago is already here); La Voz de Almería, 13 January 2014 (Spanish)

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