Career details of our new Portuguese midfielder...
Full name — Pedro Miguel da Silva Mendes
Born — Guimaraes; February 26, 1979.
Nationality — Portuguese
Position — Midfield
- Broke through at Second Division FC Felgueiras in 1998-99 (31 games, two goals).
- Was a regular in Portugal’s Youth Team.
- Signed for Vitoria Guimaraes in 1999.
- Debut versus Setubal, August 20, 1999.
- Established himself in 2001-02, featuring in 26 games.
- Season 2002-03 saw him score six goals in 32 matches as Guimaraes finished fifth in the Super Liga.
- First selected for the senior Portugal team in December 2002, versus Scotland.
- Joined FC Porto in July, 2003.
- Played 26 Portuguese League and 10 Champions League matches in 2003-04.
- Portuguese Super Cup (2002-03)
- Portuguese League (2003-04)
- Champions League (2003-04)
- Portuguese Full International