Oliveira Anderson

Oliveira Anderson
Team:
No team
Position:
Midfield
Place of Birth:
Porto Alegre
Date of Birth:
13.04.88
Height:
5.9'

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Oliveira Anderson Career stats

Manchester United Played On Off Gls Red Yellow
League 105 35 51 5 0 8
FA Cup 16 5 7 0 0 1
League Cup 17 2 5 1 0 0
European Cups 39 10 14 3 0 4
Others 4 1 1 0 0 2
Fiorentina Played On Off Gls Red Yellow
League 3 2 1 0 0 0
FA Cup 0 0 0 0 0 0
League Cup 0 0 0 0 0 0
European Cups 0 0 0 0 0 0
Others 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brazil Played On Off Gls Red Yellow
International 6 4 2 0 0 0
Futebol Clube do Porto - Futebol SAD Played On Off Gls Red Yellow
League 18 7 6 2 0 3
FA Cup 1 0 1 0 0 0
League Cup 0 0 0 0 0 0
European Cups 3 0 2 0 0 0
Others 0 0 0 0 0 0

Player Details

Anderson is a Brazilian midfield player at Manchester United. Blessed with flair and ability, he also boasts terrific strength and pace and a fantastic work rate, qualities that have seen him converted from an attacking midfielder to more of an all-rounder, regularly employed in a dynamic box-to-box role. A legend at his hometown club Gremio after stepping up from the youth ranks and scoring the goal that secured the Porto Alegre club's promotion back to the Brazilian top flight in 2005, Anderson was soon spotted by Porto and made the move to Europe at just 17 years of age. After months in Portugal he showed enough to secure a move to United in the summer of 2007 and settled quickly, earning selection for some of the Red Devils' most important matches en route to a Champions? League win and a brace of Premier League titles. Injuries have stymied his progress over the past couple of seasons but a strong finish to 2010-11 saw him well-placed to push on as a regular in the United midfield. Named best player at the 2005 FIFA Under-17 World Cup and a member of the bronze-medal winning U23 side at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Anderson has also represented Brazil at senior level. © 2011 - PFA Player Profiles