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Nani FC

About

Four-time Premier League Champion, UEFA Champions League winner, and legendary footballer, Luis Nani, is making his return to the United States (played for Orlando City SC from 2019-21). The Portuguese International star will be bringing a combination of former teammates, friends, and more to TST this June.

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Nani FC

TEAM ROSTER

Player Adriano Dos Santos
Adriano Dos Santos

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Botafogo FC Brazil, Baltimore Blast, United States Men's National Beach Soccer Team, United States Men's National Futsal Soccer Team

Player André Almeida
André Almeida

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Portugal National Team, Benfica, Belenenses

Player Bruno Alves
Bruno Alves

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Porto, Farense, Guimarães, AEK Athens, Zenit Saint Petersburg, Fenerbahçe, Cagliari, Rangers, Parma, Famalicão, Apollon Smyrnis

Player Chris Frederick
Chris Frederick

Position

Goalkeeper

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Highest Level Played

FC Amberg, PSVN, Houston Dynamo, Florida Tropics, Kansas City Comets

Player Claudia Pagán
Claudia Pagán

Role

Content

Player Dom Dwyer
Dom Dwyer

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

Sporting Kansas City, Orlando City, Toronto FC, Atlanta United, US National Team

Player Drew Ruggles
Drew Ruggles

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Georgia Southern Eagles, Michigan Bucks, Wilmington Hammerheads, Baltimore Blast, Rochester Rhinos, Milwaukee Wave, Milwaukee Torrent, Florida Tropics

Player Fabio Barros
Fabio Barros

Role

GM, Head Coach

Player Franck Tayou
Franck Tayou

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

West Virginia , Las Vegas Legends, Soles de Sonora, San Antonio FC , Richmond Kickers, Fresno FC , Monterrey Flash, Empire Strykers

Player Frederico Gutierrez
Frederico Gutierrez

Position

Forward

Player Gabriella Funk
Gabriella Funk

Role

Content

Player Goncalo Ferreira
Goncalo Ferreira

Position

Goalkeeper

Player Jayzinho Quezada
Jayzinho Quezada

Role

Asst Coach

Player Joao Semedo
Joao Semedo

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Portimonense, Amora FC

Player Jorge Rondón
Jorge Rondón

Role

Booster

Player Joshua Lemos
Joshua Lemos

Position

Goalkeeper

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Highest Level Played

Liverpool F.C (Uruguay), Deportivo AELU, Cienciano, Italia Shooters, North York Astros, Diriangén FC, Milwaukee Wave

Player Juan Yepes
Juan Yepes

Role

Asst Coach

Player Lucas Roque
Lucas Roque

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Baltimore Blast, U.S. Beach Soccer National Team, USA Futsal National Team

Player Luis Nani
Luis Nani

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

Sporting CP, Manchester United, Fenerbahçe, Valencia, Lazio, Sporting CP, Orlando City, Venezia, Melbourne Victory. Adana Demirspor

Player Nelson Costa
Nelson Costa

Role

Booster

Player Paulo Semedo
Paulo Semedo

Position

Midfielder

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Highest Level Played

Portimonense, Amora FC , Cova Da Piedade

Player Ricardinho
Ricardinho

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

Benfica (Futsal), Nagoya Oceans, Inter Movistar, Pendekar United, Riga Futsal Club

Player Ricardo Carvalho
Ricardo Carvalho

Position

Forward

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Highest Level Played

U.S. Men’s Beach Soccer National Team, Milwaukee Wave

Player Robert Insua
Robert Insua

Position

Midfielder

Player Silvio Pereira
Silvio Pereira

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Braga, Atletico Madrid, Benfica, Wolverhampton, Vitoria Setubal, Vitoria Guimaraes, Vilafranquense, Portgual National Team

Player Stephen McKenna
Stephen McKenna

Role

Asst Coach

Player Tiago Gomes
Tiago Gomes

Position

Defender

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Highest Level Played

Portugal National Team, Estoril Praia, SCBraga , SL Benfica

Player Vinnie Durand
Vinnie Durand

Position

Goalkeeper

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Highest Level Played

James Madison University, North Carolina State University, North Carolina FC

Nani FC Gear

Cheer on Nani FC this summer in some of their gear!