Who is Thiago Silva?
Thiago Silva is 35-years-old, born on 22 September 1984, and is a right-footed professional football player from Brazil. Born in Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Thiago Silva has also played in Serie A for Milan.
Thiago Silva, for a spell at the turn of the 2010s, was among most observers' best defenders in world football. Regularly producing excellence for club AC Milan and well as at national level for Brazil, Silva's reading of the game and positional awareness was what set him apart, winning Serie A with Milan and securing a lucrative transfer to Paris Saint-Germain alongside Zlatan Ibrahimovic in 2012. While his game has slowed in recent years and errors have begun to appear, he has remained a stalwart of a PSG side desperate to evolve in Europe, while for Brazil he regained his place in time for the 2018 World Cup, playing every match and scoring against Serbia. Now in his mid-30s, he still has enough knowledge and experience to pass on to make him an important player for years to come. He currently plays as a Defender (Centre) in Ligue 1 for club PSG.
How good is Thiago Silva?
Based on our FC Ranking and match performance analysis he currently has a ranking of
86 out of 99 which is 'Valuable-level' compared to other football players around the world. Other players who are currently at the same performance level and same position as Thiago Silva are Stefan de Vrij (Inter) , Nicolás Otamendi (Man City) and Kurt Zouma (Chelsea) .
What are Thiago Silva's last performances?
One of his best performances from last period, was the match against Lorient, played on 19 January 2020 in Coupe de France (Round of 32). Thiago Silva received a match rating from FC of 9.4 for his performance and PSG won the match with a score of 0-1. The Defender (Centre) had 1 assist.
Other exemplary match performances of Thiago Silva in this period were:
• FC Metz - PSG (0-2), played on 30 August 2019 for the Ligue 1 (Regular Season). He received a match rating of 8.5.
• PSG - Nantes (2-0), played on 04 December 2019 for the Ligue 1 (Regular Season). He received a match rating of 8.4.
One of his least good performances was the match against Amiens, played on 15 February 2020 in Ligue 1 (Regular Season). Thiago Silva received a match rating from FC of 5.9 for his performance and the match ended with a score of 4-4.