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Soares Joao

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BirthDate 1990/03/27
Height 6.8''
Country Portuguese
Available NO
Passport Bosman A
Role Small Forward
Soares Joao
Soares Joao

Soares Joao


Athletic combo forward with a tremendous potential. He's a player with an outstanding athleticism, which allows him be great finishing, on 5on5 or on fastbreak (he's great in a quick-fastbrak play). Also, he's a good shooter when he's set and has a good vision, being a good passer. He helps a lot rebounding because his desire, size and wingspam.

2006-2007: Basquete Clube Ovar (CNB1)
2007-2008: Ovarense Aerosoles (UZO Liga): ULEB Cup: 2 games: 3.5ppg; Portuguese League: 10 games: 3.0ppg, 1.2rpg
2008-2009: signed 4-years deal with BC Partizan Igokea Beograd (Serbia-A League), in Oct.'08 was loaned to Vizura Beograd (Serbia-A League, starting
five): 16 games: 2.9ppg, 1.3rpg
2009-2010: FC Porto Ferpinta (LPB): 9 games: 3.9ppg, 2.0rpg, 1.0spg
2010-2011: FC Porto Ferpinta (LPB, starting five): 31 games: 4.1ppg, 1.7rpg, played also at FC Porto B (CNB1)
2011-2012: FC Porto Ferpinta (LPB): 23 games: 4.7ppg, 2.5rpg
2012-2013: Planasa Navarra (Spain-LEB Gold): 21 games: 2.1ppg
2013-2014: U.D. Oliveirense (Portugal-LPB, starting five): 20 games: 13.2ppg, 6.3rpg, 2.3apg, 1.3spg, FGP: 46.6%, 3PT: 26.4%, FT: 70.7%
2014-2015: Sport Lisboa Benfica (LPB): 20 games: 12.7ppg, 4.0rpg, 1.4apg, FGP-1(71.7%), 3PT-1(51.4%), FT: 69.8%; EuroChallenge: 6 games: 5.3ppg, 3.0rpg, 2FGP: 56.3%, 3FGP: 25.0%, FT: 55.6%, played also at Sport Lisboa Benfica B (Proliga): 6 games: 7.7ppg, 1.3rpg, FGP: 58.8%, 3PT: 53.8%, FT: 55.6%
2015-2016: Sport Lisboa Benfica (LPB, starting five): 42 games: 7.3ppg, 3.6rpg, 1.4apg, FGP: 56.9%, 3PT: 31.6%, FT: 70.6%; FIBA Europe Cup: 4 games: 4.0ppg, 2.3rpg, played also at Sport Lisboa Benfica B (Proliga): 7 games: 4.3ppg, 4.6rpg
2016-2017: Sport Lisboa Benfica (LPB, starting five): FIBA Europe Cup: 11 games: 4.1ppg, 2.5rpg
2017-2018: Sport Lisboa Benfica (LPB): BCL: 4 games: 6.3ppg, 3.0rpg, 1.5apg; FIBA Europe Cup: 6 games: 4.0ppg, 1.7rpg, 1.5apg, 1.0spg


European Championships U20 Division B in Skopje (FYR Macedonia) -09
European Championships U18 Division B in Debrecen (Hungary) -08
Portuguese Champions Cup Winner -08
Eurobasket.com Portuguese League All-Newcomers Team -08
Portuguese League Regular Season Champion -08
Portuguese Cup Winner -08
Portuguese League Champion -08
Portuguese League Cup Finalist -08
European Championships U18 Division B in Sofia (Bulgaria) -07
Portuguese U18 National Team -07-08
Portuguese Supercup Winner -06
European Championships U16 in Jaen (Spain) -06
Portuguese U16 National Team -06
European Championships U20 Division B in Austria -10
Portuguese U20 National Team -09-10
Qualifications to European Championships 2015 -14
Eurobasket.com All-Portuguese League Honorable Mention -15
Portuguese League Champion -11 , 15
Qualifications to European Championships 2017 -16
Eurobasket.com Portuguese League All-Domestic Players Team -16
Eurobasket.com All-Portuguese League Domestic Player of the Year -16
Portuguese Proliga Semifinals -16
Portuguese Supercup Winner -15, 16
Portuguese National Team -14-16
Portuguese League Regular Season Champion -11, 12, 15, 16
Portuguese Hugo dos Santos Cup Finalist -11 , 16
Portuguese League Finalist -10, 12 , 16
Portuguese Supercup Finalist -17
Portuguese Cup Winner -12, 16, 17
Portuguese Hugo dos Santos Cup Winner -10, 12, 15, 17




Oliveirense - Benfica 74-85   Date: March 1, 2014
Soares Joao #17 red/black
Minutes: 39 Points: 19 2FG: 6-10 3FG: 2-5 Free Throws: 1-1 Rebounds: 10 Assists: 4 Ranking: 22

Taà§a Portugal 13-14 Oliveirense vs Dragon Force
Soares Joao #17red/black:
Min: 49 PTS:44 FG: 7-11 3FG:8-14 FT:6-9 RBS:8 AST:1 RNK:46 ">BOXSCORE