Rui Tiago Dantas da Silva, a goalkeeper for Real Betis of La Liga and the Portugal national team, was born on February 7, 1994, in Portugal.
Silva was chosen by manager Fernando Santos for his UEFA Euro 2020 team on May 20, 2021. He made his debut on June 9 in Lisbon’s last exhibition match against Israel, playing the full 4-0 victory.
Rui Silva Bio/Wiki
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Silva, who was raised in Guas Santas, Maia, in the Porto District, started his training in the neighbourhood F.C. Maia before finishing it in 2012 at C.D. Nacional. On January 26, 2014, at Leixes SC, he made his professional debut in a dead-rubber Taça da Liga group game, maintaining the scoreless in a 2-0 victory. His Premier League debut occurred on May 11 during the road game against Gil Vicente FC, where he gave up and conceded the penalty that Diogo Viana used to score the game’s lone goal.
Silva finally replaced Brazilian Eduardo Gottardi as the team’s primary choice under Manuel Machado.
As a stand-in for Oier Olazábal, who was headed to Levante UD, Silva signed a four-and-a-half-year deal with Spanish La Liga team Granada CF on January 27, 2017. He was absolutely ineffective in his debut season, which cost €1.5 million, during which the Andalusians were demoted to the Segunda División when Guillermo Ochoa went unopposed.
Silva made his Copa del Rey debut on September 6, 2017, in a 3-0 away loss to Real Zaragoza. He was still chosen second, this time to Javi Varas. While the experienced Spaniard was mourning the loss of a family member, he made four league appearances, with the first coming in a 1-0 loss against Rayo Vallecano on December 2.
Silva signed a five-year contract with Real Betis on June 11, 2021, which became effective on July 1. On his debut, a 1-1 draw away to RCD Mallorca on August 14, he started ahead of Claudio Bravo.
In April 2022, after competing against the Chilean throughout the entirety of his rookie season, he mentioned the prospect of quitting; the same month, he watched from the sidelines as the club won the Copa del Rey Final.
On November 13, 2014, Silva earned his lone cap for the Portugal under-21 team after playing the full 90 minutes in a 3-1 friendly loss to England. He received his first senior call-up in August 2020 in preparation for UEFA Nations League games against Croatia and Sweden the following month.
- Copa del Rey: 2021–22
- Segunda División: Best Goalkeeper 2018–19
- Ricardo Zamora Trophy: 2018–19 Segunda División
Rui Silva Net Worth
The range of Rui Silva’s net worth or income is thought to be between $4.5 Million. However, his major occupation as a soccer player has brought him a significant amount of wealth.
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Rui Silva FIFA 22 Stats
In FIFA 22, Rui Silva has an overall rating of 81 and his potential is also 84.
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He is currently 29 years old (as of 2023).
He is 189 cm tall.
He plays as a goalkeeper.
After his transfer to Real Betis Balompie, his net worth is $4.5 Million (as of 2023).