Cedric Soares

Born: August 31, 1991 (age 25)

Height: 5'7.5" (172cm)

Hometown: Singen, Germany
Nationality: Portugal Portuguese

Position: Right-back
Team: Southampton (no. 2)
Cedric Soares of Southampton in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Everton on August 15, 2015 in Southampton, United Kingdom.
Career History
Youth1999-2010Sporting Lisbon
Senior2010-2015Sporting Lisbon
→ 2011-2012Academica de Coimbra (loan)
2015-Southampton
International2014-Portugal
Sports Mole has 80 articles about Cedric Soares. Articles 1 to 40:
Steve Agnew on the touchline during the Premier League game between Middlesbrough and Manchester United on March 19, 2017
Team News: Charlie Austin, Matt Targett on bench for much-changed Southampton
Charlie Austin and Matt Targett return to the Southampton squad for their trip to Middlesbrough.
May 13, 14:04
Diego Costa celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Southampton on April 25, 2017
Result: Diego Costa brace helps Chelsea move seven points clear
Diego Costa ends a five-match goal drought to score twice as Chelsea climb seven points clear at the top of the table with a 4-2 win over Southampton.
Apr 25, 21:42
Southampton defender Cuco Martina in action during his side's Premier League clash with Leicester at the King Power Stadium on October 2, 2016
Everton boss Ronald Koeman wants to take Martina from former club Southampton?
Ronald Koeman will reportedly try to sign right-back Cuco Martina from his former club Southampton this summer.
Apr 11, 12:41
Southampton's Dusan Tadic celebrates scoring against Watford on March 4, 2017
Result: Late goals at Southampton put Crystal Palace back in trouble
Two late goals from Southampton help the Saints to a 3-1 victory over Crystal Palace.
Apr 5, 21:37
Cedric Soares in action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Liverpool on November 19, 2016
Chelsea 'interested in signing Southampton defender Cedric Soares'
Chelsea are reportedly interested in signing Southampton full-back Cedric Soares this summer having also been linked with teammates Virgil van Dijk and Ryan Bertrand.
Apr 5, 15:37
Jack Stephens, Cedric Soares and Joshua King during the Premier League match between Southampton and Bournemouth on April 1, 2017
Result: Harry Arter misses from penalty spot in south coast stalemate
Southampton and Bournemouth play out a goalless draw at St Mary's Stadium, with Harry Arter squandering the best chance from the penalty spot 11 minutes from time.
Apr 1, 19:22
Jay Rodriguez grabs his side's second during the Premier League game between Southampton and Leicester City on January 22, 2017
Team News: Jay Rodriguez in for Southampton
Jay Rodriguez comes in for the injured Manolo Gabbiadini as Southampton welcome Bournemouth.
Apr 1, 16:34
Cedric Soares in action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Liverpool on November 19, 2016
Report: Manchester City eye Southampton's Cedric Soares
A report claims that Manchester City want to bring Southampton defender Cedric Soares to the Etihad Stadium.
Mar 28, 17:50
Cristiano Ronaldo during the Euro 2016 Group F game between Portugal and Iceland on June 14, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo nets brace in Portugal win
Portugal return to within three points of Group B leaders Switzerland courtesy of a 3-0 win over Hungary in Saturday's 2018 World Cup qualification clash in Lisbon.
Mar 25, 21:35
Dele Alli celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton on March 19, 2017
Result: Dele Alli fires Tottenham Hotspur to win over Southampton
Tottenham Hotspur close the gap on Premier League leaders Chelsea back to 10 points courtesy of a 2-1 win over Southampton at White Hart Lane.
Mar 19, 16:11
Southampton manager Claude Puel before his side's Premier League match against Chelsea at St Mary's Stadium on October 30, 2016
Claude Puel calls for video technology to be introduced
Southampton boss Claude Puel claims that the decision to rule out a Manolo Gabbiadini goal was a potential turning point and says video technology should be introduced.
Feb 26, 20:12
Cedric Soares in action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Liverpool on November 19, 2016
Barcelona considering shock swoop for Southampton's Cedric Soares?
Barcelona are reportedly considering a surprise summer move for Southampton full-back Cedric Soares as they look to strengthen that position.
Feb 20, 14:28
Cedric Soares in action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Liverpool on November 19, 2016
Cedric Soares: 'We must learn from our mistakes'
Southampton full-back Cedric Soares urges his side to learn from the mistakes they made during their 2-1 defeat to struggling Swansea City.
Feb 1, 14:25
James Ward-Prowse celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Southampton and Leicester City on January 22, 2017
Result: Southampton ease to victory over Leicester City
Southampton record their first Premier League victory in over a month with a 3-0 win over Leicester City at St Mary's.
Jan 22, 13:52
Nathan Redmond in action for Southampton on November 19, 2016
Result: Southampton edge out Liverpool in first leg of EFL Cup semi-final
A first-half goal from Nathan Redmond earns Southampton a 1-0 victory over Liverpool in the first leg of their EFL Cup semi-final at St Mary's.
Jan 11, 21:37
Philippe Coutinho goes down injured during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Sunderland on November 26, 2016
Latest team news: Southampton vs. Liverpool
The latest team news as Southampton host Liverpool in the first leg of the EFL Cup semi-final on Wednesday.
Jan 10, 13:04
Ronald Koeman watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Team News: Nathan Redmond, Jose Fonte in for Southampton
Jose Fonte and Nathan Redmond return to the Southampton XI for this afternoon's trip to Everton.
Jan 2, 14:07
Claude Puel watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Southampton on December 14, 2016
Team News: Hal Robson-Kanu starts for West Bromwich Albion
Hal Robson-Kanu is handed his first start of the season as West Bromwich Albion travel to face Southampton this afternoon.
Dec 31, 14:09
Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson celebrates after scoring his side's fifth goal in their 6-1 victory over Hull City at the Vitality Stadium on October 15, 2016
Team News: Callum Wilson comes in for Benik Afobe after being cleared of concussion
Callum Wilson comes in for Benik Afobe in Bournemouth's only change for the meeting with Southampton at the Vitality Stadium.
Dec 18, 12:33
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge in action during his side's EFL Cup clash with Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield on October 25, 2016
Result: Liverpool held to stalemate by Southampton at St Mary's Stadium
Liverpool's lead at the top of the Premier League table is slashed after being held to a goalless draw by Southampton at St Mary's Stadium.
Nov 19, 16:51
Southampton goalkeeper Fraser Forster in action during his side's Premier League clash with Chelsea at St Mary's Stadium on October 30, 2016
Fraser Forster, Dusan Tadic passed fit for Liverpool clash
Fraser Forster and Dusan Tadic are passed fit for Southampton ahead of their Premier League clash with league leaders Liverpool at St Mary's.
Nov 18, 13:09
Southampton manager Claude Puel before his side's Premier League match against Leicester at the King Power Stadium on October 2, 2016
Report: Southampton interested in Luxembourg right-back Laurent Jans
Southampton are ready to spend £1m on Waasland-Beveren and Luxembourg international right-back Laurent Jans, according to reports.
Nov 14, 12:55
Juventus' Swiss defender Stephan Lichtsteiner looks dejected after the UEFA Champions League Final football match between Juventus and FC Barcelona at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin on June 6, 2015
Report: Barcelona want Stephan Lichtsteiner
A report claims that Barcelona could move for Juventus wing-back Stephan Lichtsteiner in the January transfer window.
Nov 11, 22:28
Southampton defender Cedric Soares in action during his side's Premier League match against Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on October 2, 2016
Report: Barcelona consider Cedric Soares swoop
A report claims that Barcelona could move for Southampton defender Cedric Soares in the January transfer window.
Nov 7, 12:28
Thomas Heaton in action for Burnley on November 1, 2014
Team News: Tom Heaton starts for Burnley
Burnley goalkeeper Tom Heaton is passed fit to start for his side during their Premier League clash with Southampton at St Mary's.
Oct 16, 15:04
Jay Rodriguez of Southampton in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Everton at St Mary's Stadium on August 15, 2015 in Southampton, United Kingdom.
Result: Jay Rodriguez denies Sunderland with late equaliser
A late equaliser from Jay Rodriguez earns Southampton a 1-1 draw with Sunderland in their Premier League fixture at St Mary's.
Aug 27, 16:54
A general view ahead of the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and West Bromwich Albion at St Mary's Stadium on August 23, 2014
Preview: Southampton vs. Watford
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Southampton and Watford at St Mary's Stadium.
Aug 11, 21:13
Cedric Soares of Southampton in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Everton on August 15, 2015 in Southampton, United Kingdom.
Cedric Soares: 'Portugal deserve to be in final of Euro 2016'
Portugal full-back Cedric Soares claims that his side deserve their place in the final of Euro 2016 having overcome Wales in the last four.
Jul 6, 22:30
Portugal's Renato Sanches vies with Estonia's Ilja Antonov during the international friendly on June 8, 2016
Team News: Renato Sanches starts for Portugal, Poland unchanged
Bayern Munich teenager Renato Sanches starts for Portugal in their Euro 2016 quarter-final against Poland at the Stade Velodrome.
Jun 30, 19:04
Luka Modric celebrates scoring during the Euro 2016 Group D game between Turkey and Croatia on June 12, 2016
Team News: Luka Modric, Mario Mandzukic return to Croatia XI
Mario Mandzukic and Luka Modric are named in Croatia's starting lineup to face Portugal at the Stade Bollaert-Delelis in Lens.
Jun 25, 19:20
Cedric Soares of Southampton in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Everton on August 15, 2015 in Southampton, United Kingdom.
Cedric Soares welcomes reported Barcelona interest
Southampton right-back Cedric Soares admits that he is flattered to be linked with a move to Barcelona, but wants to focus on representing Portugal at Euro 2016.
Jun 11, 15:54
Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo (L) vies with Denmark's defender Lars Jacobsen during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match Portugal vs Denmark at the Municipal stadium in Braga on October 8, 2015.
Team News: Cristiano Ronaldo returns to Portugal XI
Striker Cristiano Ronaldo is handed a start in Portugal's friendly with Estonia in Lisbon.
Jun 8, 18:54
Roy 'wibble wobble' Hodgson gives orders during an England training session on March 22, 2016
Preview: England vs. Portugal
Sports Mole looks ahead to Thursday's Euro 2016 warm-up match between England and Portugal at Wembley.
Jun 1, 15:26
Ronald Koeman gets ready for battle ahead of the Premier League game between Southampton and West Ham United on February 6, 2016
Team News: Aleksandar Mitrovic starts for Newcastle United
Newcastle United's Aleksandar Mitrovic is handed a start in this afternoon's trip to Southampton.
Apr 9, 14:07
Steve Cook celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Southampton on March 1, 2016
Result: Steve Cook, Benik Afobe net as Bournemouth beat Southampton in south coast derby
Bournemouth move closer to Premier League survival with a 2-0 victory over Southampton in the south coast derby.
Mar 1, 21:42
Charlie Austin of QPR in action during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Rotherham United at Loftus Road on August 22, 2015 in London, England.
Team News: Charlie Austin earns first start against Chelsea
Charlie Austin makes his Southampton debut for the visit of Chelsea.
Feb 27, 14:02
Francesco Guidolin watches from the stands during the game between Swansea and Watford on January 18, 2016
Team News: Swansea City unchanged for Southampton visit
Alberto Paloschi again leads the line as Swansea City welcome Southampton.
Feb 13, 14:06
Maya Yoshida celebrates scoring the opener during the Premier League game between Southampton and West Ham United on February 6, 2016
Result: Ten-man Southampton beat West Ham United
Ten-man Southampton make it four wins in their last five Premier League games with a 1-0 success over West Ham United at St Mary's on Saturday night.
Feb 6, 19:23
Southampton goalkeeper Fraser Forster looks on during the Capital One Cup Second Round match between Millwall and Southampton at The Den on August 26, 2014
Team News: Fraser Forster makes Southampton return after 10 months out
Goalkeeper Fraser Forster returns to the Southampton team in Wednesday's Premier League match against Watford after 10 months out injured.
Jan 13, 19:04
Yannick Bolasie of Crystal Palace and Virgil van Dijk of Southampton compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Southampton at Selhurst Park on December 12, 2015
Preview: Southampton vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole previews Saturday's FA Cup clash between Southampton and Crystal Palace as the Eagles look to knock the Saints out for a second season in a row.
Jan 7, 22:44



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