José Postiga, Yazalde and Pedrinho – Welcome home

Yazalde, Pedrinho and Postiga signed contract with  Rio Ave Futebol Clube.

3 more local players (from Vila do Conde) to be part of the family and to play on his hometown team. Join André Vilas Boas, Nelson Monte and Carlos Alves, to complete the group frem town.


Yazalde, 26 years (Adv)

Sign a contract for 3 seasons, after you unlink the SC Braga.

This is the third time at Rio Ave FC, having in its curriculum teams as Varzim, Rio Ave, Braga, Olhanense, Beira-Mar, Gil Vicente, Astra (Romania) and FK Qäbälä (Azerbaijan).


Pedrinho, 30 years – (Right defender)

Pedrinho signs contract for 2 seasons, being one of the more experienced defenses and with a professional value confirmed and secure, both in first League, either in European football.

Formed at Varzim, Pedrinho was one of the players most used, without interruption, and more valuable, in its passage through Académica, before travel to France, playing until the final season at Lorient (where were you 4 years).


José Postiga, 19 years(Adv)

Helder Postiga’s brother, also a native of Vila do Conde,José Postiga has signed a contract for 3 seasons with Rio Ave FC.

Even Junior C (sub14) went to Lisbon to represent  Sporting, after starting training in Varzim. Been to Sporting Academy 9 seasons, finishing his junior training this last season.

Now, at the beginning of his career as a senior, returns to the motherland to play at Rio Ave FC.

Portuguese international under-17 , José has the genes of the family, the goal.