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Rafa Silva

Born: May 17, 1993 (age 28)

Height: 5' 6.5" (170cm)

Hometown: Forte de Casa, Portugal
Nationality: Portugal Portuguese

Position: Midfielder
Team: Benfica (no. 15)
Rafa Silva
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Career History
Senior2016-Benfica
International2014-Portugal
Sports Mole has 45 articles about Rafa Silva. Articles 1 to 40:
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring for Portugal against Hungary at Euro 2020 on June 15, 2021
Result: Hungary 0-3 Portugal: Cristiano Ronaldo breaks record as champions win
The Juventus man's 10th goal at the finals, via a late penalty, saw him surpass Michel Platini's tally of nine, and he added another in injury time.
Jun 15, 19:27
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo talks to Bruno Fernandes on March 24, 2021
Portugal Euro 2020 preview - prediction, fixtures, squad, star player
Ahead of Euro 2020, Sports Mole assesses the chances of a Portugal side looking to win the competition for a second time in succession.
Jun 10, 19:00
Benfica coach Jorge Jesus in the Europa League on February 18, 2021
Preview: Vitoria de Guimaraes vs. Benfica - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Primeira Liga clash between Vitoria de Guimaraes and Benfica, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
May 18, 00:23
Sporting Lisbon's Pedro Goncalves celebrates scoring their first goal with teammates in January 2021
Preview: Benfica vs. Sporting Lisbon - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Primeira Liga clash between Benfica and Sporting Lisbon, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
May 13, 18:21
Pacos de Ferreira head coach Pepa pictured in June 2020
Preview: Pacos de Ferreira vs. SC Farense - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Primeira Liga clash between Pacos de Ferreira and SC Farense, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Apr 18, 23:10
Benfica coach Jorge Jesus in the Europa League on February 18, 2021
Preview: Benfica vs. Gil Vicente - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Primeira Liga clash between Benfica and Gil Vicente, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Apr 15, 23:15
Pacos de Ferreira head coach Pepa pictured in June 2020
Preview: Boavista vs. Pacos de Ferreira - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Friday's Primeira Liga clash between Boavista and Pacos de Ferreira, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Apr 14, 23:30
Braga head coach Carlos Carvalhal pictured in December 2020
Preview: Braga vs. Belenenses - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Primeira Liga clash between Braga and Belenenses, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Apr 9, 23:32
Benfica coach Jorge Jesus in the Europa League on February 18, 2021
Preview: Pacos de Ferreira vs. Benfica - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Primeira Liga clash between Pacos de Ferreira and Benfica, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Apr 8, 12:44
Benfica coach Jorge Jesus in the Europa League on February 18, 2021
Preview: Benfica vs. Maritimo - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Monday's Primeira Liga clash between Benfica and Maritimo, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Apr 3, 23:26
Braga head coach Carlos Carvalhal pictured in December 2020
Preview: SC Farense vs. Braga - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Monday's Primeira Liga clash between SC Farense and Braga, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Apr 3, 22:37
Benfica coach Jorge Jesus in the Europa League on February 18, 2021
Preview: Benfica vs. Estoril Praia - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Thursday's Taca de Portugal clash between Benfica and Estoril Praia, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Mar 2, 23:17
Arsenal defender Kieran Tierney pictured in January 2021
Kieran Tierney: 'Arsenal can triumph in the face of adversity'
The Gunners trailed 2-1 in the second leg tie before recovering to win 3-2.
Feb 26, 10:44
Benfica's Haris Seferovic celebrates scoring their first goal with teammates in January 2021
Preview: Estoril Praia vs. Benfica - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Thursday's Taca de Portugal clash between Estoril Praia and Benfica, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Feb 9, 19:34
Benfica head coach Jorge Jesus pictured on November 5, 2020
Preview: Benfica vs. Famalicao - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Monday's Primeira Liga clash between Benfica and Famalicao, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Feb 6, 18:48
Sporting Lisbon manager Ruben Amorim pictured in October 2020
Preview: Sporting Lisbon vs. Benfica - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Monday's Primeira Liga clash between Sporting Lisbon and Benfica, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Jan 30, 19:35
Benfica head coach Jorge Jesus pictured on November 5, 2020
Preview: Santa Clara vs. Benfica - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Primeira Liga clash between Santa Clara and Benfica, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Jan 1, 20:20
Luis Enrique in charge of Spain on October 8, 2018
Preview: Portugal vs. Spain - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's International Friendly between Portugal and Spain, including team news and predicted lineups.
Oct 5, 11:19
Emre Can in action for Juventus on July 21, 2019
Thursday's Transfer Talk Update: Emre Can, David Ornstein
Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
May 21, 07:57
Rafa Silva pictured in January 2020
Shirt numbers available to Rafa Silva at Arsenal
Amid reports that Arsenal are closing in on Benfica winger Rafa Silva, Sports Mole looks at the shirt numbers available to the Portugal international.
May 20, 16:30
Rafa Silva pictured in January 2020
Wednesday's Transfer Talk Update: Rafa Silva, Moussa Diaby, Leroy Sane
Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
May 20, 07:57
Rafa Silva pictured in January 2020
Benfica's Rafa Silva wants Arsenal move?
Arsenal are reportedly keen on a deal for Benfica's Rafa Silva, although the winger's hefty price tag is likely to be an issue amid the coronavirus pandemic.
May 19, 23:46
Ian Wright pictured in March 2018
Tuesday's Transfer Talk Update: Andre Onana, Ousmane Dembele, Kylian Mbappe
Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
Apr 14, 07:57
Rafa Silva pictured in January 2020
Newcastle United put £15m Rafa Silva deal on hold?
Newcastle United are reportedly interested in signing Benfica and Portugal midfielder Rafa Silva but have been forced to put their plans on hold due to coronavirus.
Apr 13, 22:22
Benfica midfielder Florentino Luis pictured in July 2019
Preview: Benfica vs. Zenit St Petersburg - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Benfica's meeting with Zenit Saint Petersburg in the Champions League, including a prediction, team news and predicted lineups.
Dec 8, 11:09
Portugal attacker Goncalo Guedes scores against the Netherlands in the UEFA Nations League final on June 9, 2019
Result: Goncalo Guedes scores winner as Portugal land UEFA Nations League title
Portugal win the inaugural UEFA Nations League title courtesy of a 1-0 win over the Netherlands in Sunday night's final.
Jun 9, 21:36
Nicolo Zaniolo celebrates scoring for Roma in their Champions League clash with Porto on February 12, 2019
Preview: Porto vs. Roma - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides the team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Wednesday's Champions League clash between Porto and Roma.
Mar 4, 13:52
Claude Puel in charge of Leicester City on December 9, 2017
Leicester City 'tracking Benfica pair Andre Almeida, Rafa Silva'
Leicester City are reportedly tracking Benfica duo Andre Almeida and Rafa Silva.
Feb 19, 10:24
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 Benfica winger Rafa Silva?
Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly ready to sign Benfica winger Rafa Silva - dubbed the "Portuguese Hazard" - during the January transfer window.
Nov 13, 18:49
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
Team News: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang leads the line for Borussia Dortmund
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang leads the Borussia Dortmund attack against Benfica.
Feb 14, 19:09
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: Shakhtar Donetsk on course to reach Europa League semis after win at Braga
Shakhtar Donetsk are on course to advance to the Europa League semi-finals thanks to a 2-1 win away at Braga in the first leg of their quarter-final contest.
Apr 7, 21:55
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 misses penalty in Portugal loss
Cristiano Ronaldo misses from the penalty spot as Portugal lose 1-0 at home to Bulgaria in Friday night's international friendly in Leiria.
Mar 25, 22:38
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
Europa League roundup: Sevilla, eight-man Fenerbahce bow out after Braga mess
Sevilla, Villarreal, Shakhtar Donetsk, Sparta Prague and Braga seal their progression to the quarter-finals of the Europa League.
Mar 17, 22:21
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: Braga edge past Sion to reach last 16 of Europa League
Braga seal a place in the last 16 of the Europa League after playing out a 2-2 draw (4-3 win on aggregate) over Sion.
Feb 24, 18:55
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
Report: Manchester United scout Rafa Silva
A report in Portugal claims that Manchester United sent a scout to monitor Braga winger Rafa Silva at the weekend.
Feb 22, 20:33
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: Braga put four past 10-man Belenenses to go third in Primeira Liga
Braga move up to third in the Portuguese Primeira Liga after a convincing 4-0 home win against Belenenses.
Oct 31, 18:11
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: Braga strike late to see off Guimaraes
Rafa Silva scores 16 minutes from time to secure a 1-0 win for Braga over local rivals Vitoria Guimaraes in the Portuguese Primeira Liga.
Sep 27, 21:23
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: Rafa Silva strike seals narrow Braga win over Slovan Liberec
Rafa Silva scores to give Braga a 1-0 win in the opening Europa League Group F game against Slovan Liberec.
Sep 17, 19:55
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: Braga come from behind for Bristol City draw
Bristol City share a 1-1 draw with Portuguese side Braga after Fabio Martins cancels out an early goal from Luke Freeman.
Jul 21, 20:54
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
Report: Manchester United lead Rafa Silva race
A report claims that Manchester United currently lead the race for Braga's in-demand midfielder Rafa Silva.
Mar 30, 15:55

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