CURRENT CLUB: Porto (Portugal)
Silvestre Varela is a versatile attacking threat who can operate on the left or right wing. He scored a game-winning goal against Denmark in the 88th minute at the 2012 Euros.
PORTUGUESE NATIONAL TEAM
Varela registered over 20 caps for the Portuguese national team. He scored two goals during World Cup qualifying.
After spending much of his career on loan from Sporting, Varela signed with Porto prior to the 2009-10 season. He has scored 30 goals in the league over the last five seasons.