MX23RW : Monday, October 22 08:37:52

Nelson Oliveira

Born: August 8, 1991 (age 27)

Height: 6'1" (186cm)
Weight: 12st 11lb (81kg)

Hometown: Barcelos, Portugal
Nationality: Portugal Portuguese

Position: Striker
Nelson Oliveira in action for Benfica on July 23, 2014
© Getty Images
Career History
Youth2003-2006Braga
2006-2009Benfica
Senior2009-2016Benfica
→ 2010Rio Ave (loan)
→ 2010-2011Pacos de Ferreira (loan)
→ 2012-2013Deportivo La Coruna (loan)
→ 2013-2014Rennes (loan)
→ 2015Swansea City (loan)
→ 2015-2016Nottingham Forest (loan)
2016-Norwich City
International2012-Portugal
Sports Mole has 145 articles about Nelson Oliveira. Articles 1 to 40:
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo at the EFL cup against Manchester City on October 24, 2017
Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo: 'Norwich City equaliser felt like a punch'
Wolverhampton Wanderers head coach Nuno Espirito Santo says that Norwich City's last-gasp equaliser at Molineux "felt like a punch".
Feb 22, 12:39
Kenneth Zohore in action for Cardiff City in September 2017
Championship roundup: Cardiff City cement hold on second spot
Cardiff City cement their hold on second place in the Championship thanks to a 1-0 win at Ipswich Town, while Fulham, Derby County and Wolverhampton Wanderers all draw.
Feb 21, 21:48
Ipswich Town manager Mick McCarthy on August 13, 2016
Result: Late Timm Klose header earns Norwich City draw in East Anglian derby
Timm Klose scores a stoppage-time leveller in order to earn Norwich City a 1-1 draw against Ipswich Town in the Championship.
Feb 18, 14:02
Antonio Conte celebrates during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on December 2, 2017
Result: Chelsea through on pens after being pushed by Norwich City
Chelsea have two men sent off in extra time but battle away to a penalty shootout win over Norwich City, having been held 1-1 at Stamford Bridge.
Jan 17, 22:48
Fulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic pictured on August 5, 2016
Fulham looking to sign Norwich City striker Nelson Oliveira?
Fulham are reportedly contemplating whether to make a bid for Norwich City striker Nelson Oliveira during the January transfer window.
Jan 13, 11:40
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte on the sidelines in the match against Burnley on February 12, 2017
Result: Norwich City hold Chelsea in FA Cup
Norwich City hold Chelsea to a goalless draw in Saturday evening's third-round FA Cup tie at Carrow Road.
Jan 6, 19:27
David Luiz celebrates opening the scoring during the Champions League group game between Chelsea and Roma on October 18, 2017
Team News: David Luiz starts as Chelsea take on Norwich City in FA Cup
David Luiz starts for Chelsea in Saturday's FA Cup third-round game away at Norwich City.
Jan 6, 16:34
Cameron Jerome in action for Norwich City in March 2016
Four clubs show interest in Norwich City forward Cameron Jerome?
Four clubs in the Championship reportedly show an interest in signing Norwich City striker Cameron Jerome.
Jan 2, 17:01
The mighty Nuno Espirito Santo watches on during the EFL Cup game between Southampton and Wolverhampton Wanderers on August 23, 2017
Wolverhampton Wanderers eyeing move for Norwich City forward Nelson Oliveira?
Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly interested in signing Norwich City forward Nelson Oliveira during the January transfer window.
Jan 2, 16:11
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Lasse Vibe scores brace in Brentford win
Brentford rise into 11th position in the Championship table courtesy of a 2-1 win at Norwich City on Friday night.
Dec 22, 21:51
Sheffield Wednesday manager Carlos Carvalhal thinks he's got away with it on October 16, 2016
Result: Norwich City end seven-match winless streak against Sheffield Wednesday
Norwich City end a seven-match winless streak by coming from behind to beat Sheffield Wednesday 3-1 at Carrow Road.
Dec 9, 19:25
Ivo Pinto and Rob Holding in action during the EFL Cup game between Arsenal and Norwich City on October 24, 2017
Daniel Farke: 'Norwich City have to accept defeat'
Norwich City manager Daniel Farke declares himself "very proud" of his side's display against Arsenal, having seen a couple of refereeing calls go against them.
Oct 25, 09:37
Christoph Zimmerman battles with Olivier Giroud during the EFL Cup game between Arsenal and Norwich City on October 24, 2017
Result: Eddie Nketiah comes off bench to rescue Arsenal place in EFL Cup quarter-finals
Arsenal recover to see off Championship side Norwich City 2-1 in round four of the EFL Cup, courtesy of a couple of goals from substitute Eddie Nketiah.
Oct 24, 22:18
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on October 22, 2017
Team News: Arsenal overhaul starting XI ahead of Norwich City clash
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger makes 11 changes to his starting XI ahead of their EFL Cup fourth-round encounter with Norwich City at the Emirates Stadium.
Oct 24, 19:00
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Luke Chambers: 'Ipswich Town looking forward to Norwich City battle'
Ipswich Town captain Luke Chambers says that his side are looking forward to their "battle" with rivals Norwich City on Sunday.
Oct 19, 17:56
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick helps Portugal thrash Faroe Islands
A Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick helps Portugal thrash the Faroe Islands 5-1 in Thursday's World Cup Group B qualifier at the Estadio do Bessa XXI.
Aug 31, 21:45
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Swansea City make late move for Norwich City striker Nelson Oliveira?
Swansea City reportedly make a late approach for Norwich City forward Nelson Oliveira, who has previously spent a loan spell at the Liberty Stadium.
Aug 31, 16:20
The mighty Nuno Espirito Santo watches on during the EFL Cup game between Southampton and Wolverhampton Wanderers on August 23, 2017
Wolverhampton Wanderers 'want three more players'
Wolverhampton Wanderers head coach Nuno Espirito Santo is reportedly hopeful of bringing in three new players before Thursday's transfer deadline.
Aug 30, 08:04
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Wolverhampton Wanderers to sign Porto striker Tiquinho?
Wolverhampton Wanderers are linked with a move for Porto striker Tiquinho.
Aug 29, 14:15
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Wolverhampton Wanderers willing to spend big on striker?
Fosun International - the owners of Wolverhampton Wanderers - are reportedly willing to spend big on a new striker for head coach Nuno Espirito Santo.
Aug 17, 11:29
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Norwich City up and running with win over Queens Park Rangers
Norwich City beat Queens Park Rangers 2-0 to claim their first win of the new campaign.
Aug 16, 21:41
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Nelson Oliveira 'happy at Norwich City'
Norwich City forward Nelson Oliveira plays down reports linking him with a move to Wolverhampton Wanderers in this summer's transfer window.
Aug 15, 18:42
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Wolverhampton Wanderers monitoring Le Havre striker Nathael Julan?
Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly monitoring Le Havre forward Nathael Julan as they consider adding a new striker to their squad.
Aug 15, 15:57
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Wolverhampton Wanderers to spend £20m on two strikers?
Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly planning a £20m double swoop for Jordan Rhodes and Nelson Oliveira.
Aug 13, 13:00
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Daniel Farke "not content" with Nelson Oliveira 'jibe'
Norwich City manager Daniel Farke admits that he was "not content" with striker Nelson Oliveira's behaviour in the season-opener at Fulham.
Aug 7, 19:01
Fulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic pictured on August 5, 2016
Slavisa Jokanovic "frustrated" by Norwich City draw
Fulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic believes that his side are still making the same mistakes as last season following their 1-1 draw with Norwich City on the opening day.
Aug 5, 20:07
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Daniel Farke: 'No problems with Nelson Oliveira'
New Norwich City manager Daniel Farke insists that he has no problem with Nelson Oliveira's emotional celebration following his equaliser against Fulham.
Aug 5, 19:54
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Championship roundup: Bristol City storm top on low-scoring opening day
Bristol City move to the top of the Championship table after the first Saturday of the season courtesy of a 3-1 victory over Barnsley on an otherwise low-scoring day.
Aug 5, 17:01
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Luckless Brighton & Hove Albion made to wait for Championship title
Two unfortunate and identical own goals from goalkeeper David Stockdale see Brighton fall to a 2-0 defeat to Norwich, forcing them to wait for the Championship title.
Apr 21, 21:42
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Norwich City miss chance to move into playoffs
Norwich City miss the chance to climb into the Championship playoff places having been held to a 2-2 draw by struggling Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium.
Feb 7, 21:39
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Team News: Jon Dadi Bodvarsson up front for Wolverhampton Wanderers
Jon Dadi Bodvarsson leads the line for Wolverhampton Wanderers' trip to Norwich City.
Jan 21, 14:07
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Steve McClaren slams "poor" Jacob Butterfield decision
Derby County manager Steve McClaren describes referee Darren Bond's decision to send off Jacob Butterfield in their defeat at Norwich City as "poor".
Jan 2, 21:05
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Nelson Oliveira: "I have a lot more still to come"
Norwich City striker Nelson Oliveira vows to keep scoring after bagging a perfect hat-trick in his side's 3-0 win over Derby County.
Jan 2, 20:49
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Alex Neil: 'Plenty still to play for'
Norwich City manager Alex Neil says that there is 'plenty to play for' following the side's 3-0 triumph over Derby County.
Jan 2, 20:04
Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner is unimpressed on October 16, 2016
Result: Elias Kachunga brace sends Huddersfield Town third
Elias Kachunga scores both Huddersfield Town goals in a 2-1 victory over Norwich City to fire the Terriers up to third in the Championship table.
Dec 16, 21:42
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Nelson Oliveira joins Norwich City from Benfica on four-year deal
Norwich City announce the signing of Nelson Oliveira from Benfica on a four-year deal.
Aug 30, 11:25
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Odion Ighalo strikes late to send Watford through
Watford beat Nottingham Forest 1-0 at the City Ground to advance into the fifth round of the FA Cup, courtesy of a late Odion Ighalo strike.
Jan 30, 16:53
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Cardiff City, Nottingham Forest share the points in Wales
Aron Gunnarsson cancels out an early strike from Oliver Burke as Cardiff City come from behind to draw 1-1 with Nottingham Forest in the Championship on Tuesday.
Dec 29, 21:45
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Dougie Freedman: 'We needed to kill Leeds United off'
Nottingham Forest manager Dougie Freedman admits that victory would have flattered his side during their 1-1 draw with Leeds United.
Dec 27, 20:35
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Steve Evans: 'Leeds United dominated Nottingham Forest'
Leeds United manager Steve Evans claims that his side dominated Nottingham Forest at the City Ground and should have come away with all three points.
Dec 27, 20:06

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Premier League
Scottish Premiership
La Liga
Bundesliga
Serie A
Ligue 1
Belgian Pro League
Eredivisie
Russian Premier League
Brasileiro
Argentine Primera Division
Liga MX
Uruguayan Primera Division
Chinese Super League
Segunda Division
2.Bundesliga
Serie B
Greek Superleague
Norwegian Eliteserien
Swedish Allsvenskan
Swiss Super League
Turkish Super Lig
Ukrainian Premier League
Australian A-League
Major League Soccer
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Middlesbrough13742167925
2Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd138142215725
3West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom1373331181324
4Leeds UnitedLeeds1365223111223
5Derby CountyDerby136341714321
6Norwich CityNorwich136341716121
7Blackburn RoversBlackburn135621616021
8Wigan AthleticWigan136251516-120
9Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest134721815319
10Bristol City135441714319
11Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds135442020019
12Brentford134632015518
13Aston Villa134632120118
14Birmingham CityBirmingham133821412217
15Swansea CitySwansea134541210217
16Queens Park RangersQPR135261119-817
17Stoke CityStoke134451719-216
18Bolton WanderersBolton134451116-516
19Reading133371821-312
20Rotherham UnitedRotherham133371020-1012
21Preston North EndPreston132471925-610
22Millwall132471422-810
23Hull City132381120-99
24Ipswich TownIpswich131661120-99

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account