Brazilian striker

1 February 2019 at 16:23
Four-time Kazakh Cup-winner, dangerous striker with many goals, assists and great dribbles arrives to Ferencváros.
Brazilian striker

Ferencvárosi Torna Club agreed on all terms with Isael da Silva Barbosa, who joins the football team.

Isael has great dribbling skills, is dangerous in front of the goal and serves his mates with many assists. He can play on both wings but also as captain. During his career, he has already played in Brazil, Turkey
, Portugal and Russia and the past four and half seasons he spent at Kairat Almaty in Kazakhstan. He won the Kazakh Cup four times and the Super Cup two times. In his adult career has had 212 appearances, 44 goals and 57 assists. The past couple years he has been outstandingly resultful: he was top assist giver in the Kazakh league and also among the best scorers.

Isael da Silva Barbosa was born May 13, 1988 in Sao Paolo, Brazil. He began playing at PSTC, then in 2006 signed for Gremio where he had his professional debut. At the Brazilian club he played together with players like Douglas Costa and Maxi López. In the followings, he played at Sport, Cortiba, Fortaleza and Sao Caetano in Brazil, at Giresunspor in Turkey and Nacional in Portugal.
In January 2013 he moved to Russia to play at Krasnodar, where he stayed for one and a half years and played a Russian Cup final. Then he became the player of Kairat Almaty in Kazakhstan with a real break-through: in the past four and half years he scored 34 goals and gave 41 assists in 112 matches.
In 2017 he reached 8 goals and 15 assists which made him top assist giver in the league. In 2018 he had 12 goals and 8 assists on his records which made him TOP4 players of the league. He was a regular at Kairat with over 30 matches every season on average: the team won the Kazakh Cup four times, two times the Super Cup and collected 4 silver medals in the league.
At Kairat he already had Hungarian teammates – Akos Elek and Marton Eppel – but his favorite mate was Andrey Arshavin, former Arsenal player. His market value tripled itself in Kazakhstan and reached 2,8million EUR today. With this value he became the most valuable player in NB I, leaving Ivan Petrjak, Armin Hodzic, and Loic Nego behind.

Great goals and assists: HERE!

Name card
Name: Isael da Silva Barbosa
Place and Date of Birth: 1988. May 13., Sao Paulo
Former clubs: Grémio (2009-2011), Sport (2009-10, on loan), Giresunspor (2010-11, on loan), Coritiba (2011-12), Fortaleza (2011, on loan), Sao Caetano (2012, on loan), Nacional (2012-13), Krasznodar (2013-14), Kairat (2014-18)
Successes: 4-time Kazakh Cup-winner, 2-time Kazakh Super Cup-winner, 4-time Kazakh silver medalist, 1-time Kazakh Cup-ezüstérmes, 1-time Russian Cup finalist