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World League 2011
22nd Edition

- BRA / Brazil - Player's biography
Team name  Thiago
First name Thiago Soares
Last name Alves
Age (birth date) 31  (26/07/1986)
Hometown Porto Alegre
Languages Portuguese, English
Position Height Weight Spike Block
Wing-spiker 194 cm 98 kg 330 cm 308 cm
National Selections Olympic W.Champ. Other Total  
  0 0 16 16
Volleyball career
International debut Chile 
Club debut Gremio Nautico Uniao
Actual Club RJX 
Hobbies Movies 
Favourites Books: Romance
Food: Barbecue
Movie: Action
Other sports:

Height: 1,94m

Weight: 88 kg

Date of birth: 26/07/86

Born in: Porto Alegre (RS)

Club: SESI (BRA)

Thiago was one of the best players in the young Brazilian teams since 2002 when he was Youth South American champion. In 2003 he was champion in the FIVB Volleyball Boys' Youth World Championship. The following year he won the Junior South America Championship and, in 2005, was second in the FIVB Volleyball Men's Junior World Championship. In the 2004 Liga Nacional, he won the title played with On Line (RS). Last season, he played for Unisul/Nexxera (SC). In 2007, he participated in the team that won the World League and he was second place at the America’s Cup, repeating the same feat the following year. In the 2007/08 and 2008/09 seasons he won the Brazilian Superliga with Cimed (SC). In 2009, he won the World League, the World Grand Champions Cup and the South American Championship. He started the 2010 season winning the World League title.


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