Italian defender “Franco Baresi” is considered as one of the greatest defenders in football history. Thiago Silva is often compared with this legendary defender due to his playing style. Even the legend player himself said that Thiago Silva resembles him a lot. The Brazilian defender is one of the most consistent and perfect player of this position who can lead any defense. His aerial ability, physical fitness, mental approach and tackling ability make him the best defender in the world. Another plus point is this vibrant player is that he has impressive leadership qualities; he is also captain of Brazil National Team and his club Paris Saint Germain.
Thiago Emilliano da Silva was born on 22 September 1984 in Rio de Janeiro Brazil. He started to play football at an early age but he was rejected by many clubs in the beginning. Finally he started his youth career with “Fluminense” in 1998. In 2002 he made his senior club debut with “RS Futebol”. Thiago gradually improved his skills as a defender and changed many clubs in coming years. In 2009, he joined the reputed club “Milan” and remained there till 2012. It was in those three years he developed himself as a world class defender. Thiago also made his national debut for Brazil in 2008 and since than a permanent member of the team. In 2012, he signed a record deal with PSG for rumored 46 million Euros, which makes him the most expensive defender in football history.
Thiago Silva profile
- Full Name: Thiago Emilliano da Silva
- Date of Birth: 22 September 1984
- Place of Birth: Rio de Janeiro Brazil
- Height: 6.0 feet
- Playing Position: Centre Back
- Nationality: Brazil
- National Debut: 2008
- Clubs: RS Futebol, Juventude, Porto B, Dynamo Moscow, Fluminesnse, Milan, PSG
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