Real name Deco
Age42 (Born 27 Aug, 1977)
Height5ft 5in (1.65m)
Weight10st 8lb (67.12kg)
Place of birthSão Bernardo do Campo, Brazil
Date Signed06 Aug, 2010


Fluminense 06 Aug, 10 Signed 0 (0)00 (0)00 (0)00 (0)0
Chelsea 30 Jun, 08 06 Aug, 10 £8,000,000 31 (12)52 (1)03 (0)16 (3)0
Barcelona 01 Jul, 04 30 Jun, 08 108 (5)110 (0)00 (0)032 (0)6
Porto 01 Aug, 98 01 Jul, 04 Signed 138 (10)330 (0)00 (0)030 (1)4
Totals   £8,000,000 277 (27)492 (1)03 (0)168 (4)10
Goals per Game    0.16 0 n/a 0.13

Games played by Deco in 2003/2004

International FriendlyWe 20Aug 2003Portugal1 - 0Kazakhstan
European Super CupFr 29Aug 2003NMilan1 - 0Porto
International FriendlySa 06Sep 2003Portugal0 - 3Spain
International FriendlyWe 10Sep 2003Norway0 - 1Portugal
Champions LeagueTu 16Sep 2003Partizan1 - 1Porto
Champions LeagueWe 01Oct 2003Porto1 - 3Real Madrid
Champions LeagueWe 22Oct 2003Marseille2 - 3Porto
International FriendlySa 15Nov 2003Portugal1 - 1Greece
International FriendlyWe 19Nov 2003Portugal8 - 0Kuwait
Champions LeagueWe 26Nov 2003Porto2 - 1Partizan
Champions LeagueTu 09Dec 2003Real Madrid1 - 1Porto
International FriendlyWe 18Feb 2004Portugal1 - 1England
Champions LeagueWe 25Feb 2004Porto2 - 1Man Utd
Champions LeagueTu 09Mar 2004Man Utd1 - 1Porto
Champions LeagueTu 23Mar 2004Porto2 - 0Lyon
1 goal1
International FriendlyWe 31Mar 2004Portugal1 - 2Italy
Champions LeagueWe 07Apr 2004Lyon2 - 2Porto
Champions LeagueWe 21Apr 2004Porto0 - 0Deportivo
Champions LeagueTu 04May 2004Deportivo0 - 1Porto
Champions LeagueWe 26May 2004NPorto3 - 0Monaco
1 goal1
International FriendlySa 29May 2004Portugal3 - 0Luxembourg
International FriendlySa 05Jun 2004Portugal4 - 1Lithuania
Euro ChampionshipsSa 12Jun 2004Portugal1 - 2Greece
Euro ChampionshipsWe 16Jun 2004Portugal2 - 0Russia
Euro ChampionshipsSu 20Jun 2004Portugal1 - 0Spain
Euro ChampionshipsTh 24Jun 2004Portugal2 - 2England
Euro ChampionshipsWe 30Jun 2004Portugal2 - 1Holland
Euro ChampionshipsSu 04Jul 2004Portugal0 - 1Greece


Match in Focus


Turkey v Iceland

Home WinDrawAway Win
Key stats
  • Seven of Turkey’s last nine home games had under 2.5 goals
Expert verdict
Group H leaders Turkey can qualify for Euro 2020 with a win on Thursday, and they will be relying on their rock-solid defence to see them through. The hosts have kept a six clean sheets in eight qualifiers and take on an Iceland side who have been involved in a series of low-scoring games.


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