Fred

Born: October 3, 1983 (age 33)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Teofilo Otoni, Minas Gerais
Nationality: Brazil Brazilian

Position: Striker
Team: Fluminense (no. 9)
Fred of Brazil during the International Friendly match between South Africa and Brazil at FNB Stadium on March 05, 2014
Career History
Senior2009-Fluminense
International2005-Brazil
Sports Mole has 111 articles about Fred. Articles 1 to 40:
Taras Stepanenko celebrates scoring during the Europa League semi-final between Shakhtar Donetsk and Sevilla on April 28, 2016
Preview: Sevilla vs. Shakhtar Donetsk
Sports Mole previews Thursday's Europa League semi-final second leg between Sevilla and Shakhtar Donetsk, with the tie locked at 2-2 at the halfway stage.
May 4, 15:14
The Shakhtar starting XI for the Europa League quarter-final between Braga and Shakhtar Donetsk on April 7, 2016
Preview: Shakhtar Donetsk vs. Sevilla
Sports Mole peers ahead to Thursday night's Europa League semi-final first leg between Shakhtar Donetsk and reigning champions Sevilla.
Apr 27, 13:29
Ricardo Ferreira and Viktor Kovalenko in action during the Europa League quarter-final between Braga and Shakhtar Donetsk on April 7, 2016
Preview: Shakhtar Donetsk vs. Braga
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Europa League quarter-final second leg between Shakhtar Donetsk and Braga, with the hosts leading 2-1 from last week.
Apr 12, 15:03
Shakhtar Donetsk's players celebrate after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League football match Shakhtar Donetsk vs Malmo on November 3, 2015
Preview: Braga vs. Shakhtar Donetsk
Sports Mole casts its eye forward to Thursday night's Europa League quarter-final first leg between Braga and Shakhtar Donetsk.
Apr 6, 17:47
Manchester Uniteds international striker Dutch Robin Van Persie juggles with the ball after signing a contract with the Turkish Super Lig giants football club Fenerbahce at the Sukru Saracoglu stadium in Istanbul on July 14, 2015
Fenerbahce want to keep Robin van Persie
Fenerbahce release a statement describing Robin van Persie as a "precious player", amid speculation that they are looking to sell the Dutchman.
Nov 17, 14:31
Malmo's Swedish forward Markus Rosenberg (L) shoots to score past Shakhtar Donetsk's Ukrainian goalkeeper Andriy Pyatov (R) during the UEFA Champions League Group A, first-leg football match between Malmo FF and FC Shakhtar Donetsk in Malmo, Sweden on Oct
Half-Time Report: Captain Markus Rosenberg's strike puts Malmo in front against Shakhtar Donetsk
Age Hareide's Malmo take a one-goal advantage into half time against Shakhtar Donetsk thanks to an 18th-minute strike from captain Markus Rosenberg.
Oct 21, 20:38
Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Shakhtar Donetsk and Paris Saint-Germain at the Arena Lviv, in the Ukrainian city of Lviv, on Septembe
Team News: Brazilian midfielder Bernard starts for Shakhtar Donetsk against Malmo
Bernard starts for Shakhtar Donetsk as manager Mircea Lucescu makes three changes from the side that lost 3-0 at home to PSG, while Malmo make one alteration.
Oct 21, 18:52
Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian defender David Luiz (C) celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Shakhtar Donetsk and Paris Saint-Germain at the Arena Lviv, in the Ukrainian city of Lviv, on September
Result: Paris Saint-Germain brush Shakhtar Donetsk aside
Goals from Serge Aurier and David Luiz, as well as a Dario Srna own goal, give Paris Saint-Germain a 3-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk in Lviv.
Sep 30, 21:36
Paris Saint-Germain's Ivorian defender Serge Aurier celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Shakhtar Donetsk and Paris Saint-Germain at the Arena Lviv, in the Ukrainian city of Lviv, on September 30,
Half-Time Report: Paris Saint-Germain punishing Shakhtar Donetsk
Shakhtar Donetsk trail Paris Saint-Germain 2-0 at half time in their Champions League Group A clash.
Sep 30, 20:32
Manchester Uniteds international striker Dutch Robin Van Persie juggles with the ball after signing a contract with the Turkish Super Lig giants football club Fenerbahce at the Sukru Saracoglu stadium in Istanbul on July 14, 2015
Team News: Robin van Persie missing from Fenerbahce squad, Nani starts in attack
Striker Robin van Persie is not included in the Fenerbahce squad for their trip to Shakhta Dinetsk, but Nani starts.
Aug 5, 19:17
Fenerbahce's Portuguese Luis Nani vies for the ball with Shakhtar Donetsk's Brazilian Fred during the UEFA Champions League third round qualifying match between Fenerbahce and Shakhtar Donetsk at the Sukru Saracoglu Stadium on July 28, 2015
UEFA clear Shakhtar Donetsk of wrongdoing over Fred squad inclusion
UEFA announce that Shakhtar Donetsk are free to pick Fred despite him failing a doping test at the Copa America.
Aug 4, 16:55
Fenerbahce's Portuguese Luis Nani vies for the ball with Shakhtar Donetsk's Brazilian Fred during the UEFA Champions League third round qualifying match between Fenerbahce and Shakhtar Donetsk at the Sukru Saracoglu Stadium on July 28, 2015
Fenerbahce protest over Fred inclusion
Fenerbahce protest to UEFA over Shakhtar Donetsk's decision to play Fred against them in their Champions League tie, despite reports that the Brazilian has failed a drugs test.
Jul 31, 20:18
Former Brazilian football player Dunga attends the closing ceremony prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on July 13, 2014
Preview: Brazil vs. Paraguay
Sports Mole looks ahead to the fourth Copa America quarter-final between a Neymar-less Brazil and Paraguay.
Jun 25, 11:26
Harry Kane of Spurs wears the captain's armband during the Barclays Premier League match between Burnley and Tottenham Hotspur at Turf Moor on April 5, 2015
Three sporting figures in the spotlight this weekend
Sports Mole looks at three sporting figures who will be in the spotlight this weekend.
Jun 20, 12:09
Former Brazilian football player Dunga attends the closing ceremony prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on July 13, 2014
Live Commentary: Brazil 2-1 Peru - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as Dunga's unbeaten Brazil claim a slender 2-1 victory over Peru in Group C of the Copa America in Chile.
Jun 14, 21:59
Former Brazilian football player Dunga attends the closing ceremony prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on July 13, 2014
Team News: Brazil's Diego Tardelli starts against Mexico
Fred partners Diego Tardelli in attack as Brazil continue their Copa America preparation against Mexico.
Jun 7, 20:34
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Result: Chicago Fire see off 10-man Philadelphia Union
Chicago Fire grind out a 1-0 victory against 10-man Philadelphia Union to move off the bottom of the MLS Eastern Conference.
Mar 29, 23:58
Brazil's forward Oscar is congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal during the friendly football match France vs Brazil, on March 26, 2015
Live Commentary: France 1-3 Brazil - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live text commentary of the International friendly between France and Brazil at the Stade de France.
Mar 26, 18:45
Fred of Brazil celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Cameroon and Brazil at Estadio Nacional on June 23, 2014
Fred: 'My Brazil career is over'
Fluminense forward Fred admits that his Brazil career has come to an end.
Feb 23, 18:05
Porto's Colombian forward Jackson Martinez celebrates after scoring during the Portuguese Cup football match VSC Guimaraes vs FC Porto at Afonso Henriques Stadium in Guimaraes on November 10, 2013
Team News: Jackson Martinez rested for Porto
Porto rest Jackson Martinez for the visit of Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League.
Dec 10, 19:19
Fred of Brazil during the International Friendly match between South Africa and Brazil at FNB Stadium on March 05, 2014
Fred condems Brazil World Cup heartache to the past
Fred admits that it has taken him a while to get over Brazil's astounding exit from the 2014 World Cup, but he insists that it is "now in the past".
Sep 14, 07:28
Markus Holgersson of the New York Red Bulls plays the ball against the Houston Dynamo during the match at Red Bull Arena on August 10, 2012
Result: Philadelphia Union put three past New York Red Bulls
Conor Casey, Fred and Sebastien Le Toux find the net as Philadelphia Union defeat New York Red Bulls 3-1.
Jul 17, 01:59
Germany's goalkeeper Manuel Neuer and Argentina's forward and captain Lionel Messi hold their respective trophies of 'Golden Glove' and 'Golden Ball' during a presentation ceremony after the final football match between Germany and Argentina for the FIFA
Video: Sports Mole Sofa's World Cup awards
Did Lionel Messi deserve the Golden Ball? The Sports Mole Sofa give their view and hand out other World Cup awards.
Jul 15, 13:25
Fred of Brazil during the International Friendly match between South Africa and Brazil at FNB Stadium on March 05, 2014
Brazil striker Fred announces international retirement
Brazil striker Fred announces his retirement from international football.
Jul 13, 18:27
Jo of Brazil celebrates a scored goal against Australia during the International friendly between Brazil and Australia at Mane Garrincha Stadium on September 07, 2013
Team News: Fred dropped, Jo leads Brazil attack against Netherlands
Luiz Felipe makes six changes to Brazil's starting lineup for tonight's third-place World Cup playoff against Netherlands.
Jul 12, 19:56
Thiago Silva of Brazil (R) consoles teammate David Luiz after Germany's 7-1 victory during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match on July 8, 2014
Preview: Brazil vs. Netherlands
Sports Mole previews Brazil's third-place playoff with the Netherlands on Saturday as the host nation go in search of redemption.
Jul 11, 16:26
Luiz Gustavo, David Luiz, Fernandinho and Dante of Brazil look dejected after a goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match on July 8, 2014
Zico questions calibre of Brazil squad
Brazil legend Zico questions the calibre of the current Selecao squad following their World Cup exit, claiming that few of them are leading figures for their clubs.
Jul 11, 12:59
Fred of Brazil during the International Friendly match between South Africa and Brazil at FNB Stadium on March 05, 2014
Fred: 'We will never forget defeat'
Brazil striker Fred admits that Tuesday's 7-1 defeat to Germany in the World Cup semi-finals is the worst defeat that he has suffered during his career.
Jul 9, 06:46
Ross McCormack of Scotland scores their third goal during the International Friendly match between Scotland and Australia at Easter Road on August 15, 2012
Middlesbrough could have signed £11m Scot for as little as £250,000
Middlesbrough coulkd have signed Ross McCormack for as little as £250,000, with the new Fulham man recently moving to Craven Cottage for a reported £11m
Jul 8, 20:24
Brazil players pose for a team photo prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Quarter Final match between Brazil and Colombia at Castelao on July 4, 2014
Team News: Two changes for Brazil, Dani Alves drops out
Brazil manager Luis Felipe Scolari makes two changes to his starting lineup for tonight's quarter-final clash against Colombia in Fortaleza.
Jul 4, 20:15
Fred of Brazil during the International Friendly match between South Africa and Brazil at FNB Stadium on March 05, 2014
Luis Felipe Scolari to drop striker for Brazil's World Cup quarter-final?
Brazil manager Luis Felipe Scolari is reportedly considering dropping Fred and going without a recognised striker for their World Cup quarter-final against Colombia.
Jul 4, 11:54
Fred of Brazil celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Cameroon and Brazil at Estadio Nacional on June 23, 2014
Kaka backs misfiring Fred
Kaka tips Brazil striker Fred to find his shooting boots and fire the Selecao closer to World Cup glory.
Jun 29, 11:28
Brazil's defender David Luiz (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the round of 16 football match between Brazil and Chile on June 28, 2014
Match Analysis: Brazil 1-1 Chile (Brazil win 3-2 on pens)
Sports Mole dissects the action as Brazil advance into the quarter-finals of the World Cup with a penalty shootout win over Chile.
Jun 28, 20:50
Brazil players celebrate their penalty shootout victory over Chile in the World Cup round of 16 in Belo Horizonte on June 28, 2014
Result: World Cup hosts Brazil beat Chile on penalties to reach quarter-finals
Brazil advance to the quarter-finals of the World Cup after an enthralling penalty shootout victory over Chile.
Jun 28, 19:56
Chile forward Alexis Sanchez celebrates after scoring the equaliser against Brazil in their World Cup last-16 match in Belo Horizonte on June 28, 2014
Half-Time Report: David Luiz, Alexis Sanchez score as Brazil, Chile go in level
Hosts Brazil are pegged back by Chile at half time in their last 16 World Cup clash in Belo Horizonte.
Jun 28, 17:49
Brazil's midfielder Fernandinho celebrates after scoring their fourth goal as Cameroon's goalkeeper Charles Itandje reacts during the Group A football match between Cameroon and Brazil at the Mane Garrincha National Stadium in Brasilia during the 2014 FIF
Team News: Fernandinho replaces Paulinho in only Brazil change
Brazil boss Luiz Felipe Scolari makes one change to his side to take on Chile in their World Cup second-round clash as Fernandinho replaces Paulinho.
Jun 28, 16:12
Fred of Brazil during the International Friendly match between South Africa and Brazil at FNB Stadium on March 05, 2014
Fred: 'Chile lack height'
Brazil striker Fred believes that his team could capitalise on Chile's lack of height when the two teams meet in Belo Horizonte on Saturday.
Jun 27, 13:32
Uruguay's forward Luis Suarez reacts past Italy's defender Giorgio Chiellini during a Group D football match between Italy and Uruguay at the Dunas Arena in Natal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 24, 2014
Fred: 'Luis Suarez footballing ban life-destroying'
Brazil striker Fred criticises FIFA's 'life-destroying' decision to give Uruguay striker Luis Suarez a four-month ban from all football activity.
Jun 26, 22:20
Fred of Brazil celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Cameroon and Brazil at Estadio Nacional on June 23, 2014
Fred relieved at ending Brazil goal drought
Fred expresses his relief at opening his goal-scoring account in Brazil's 4-1 win against Cameroon on Monday.
Jun 24, 04:17
Manchester City's Fernandinho in action against Hull on August 31, 2013
Fernandinho hails Brazil's "spirit"
Brazil midfielder Fernandinho hails Brazil's "spirit" after their qualification to the last-16 stage of the World Cup.
Jun 24, 03:15



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