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Profile of the Brazilian footballer Rafael, who currently plays as a defender at Lyon. The 26-year old player Rafael joined Lyon from and wears the number 20 shirt.

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        (Squad number 20)

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“Rachid Ghezzal tormented the Nantes defence before releasing Rafael, who left Corentin Tolisso little to do but pass the ball into the net. The Lyon machine was thus on its way, with the Nantes one completely broken down. "This is a consummate performance.”
 olweb.fr 4 days ago
“His record against Lyon is W3 D3 L1. • Others who have played for another club in their opponents' country: • Darder and Rafael are a booking away from a ban. • Lacazette has scored six goals, three of them penalties, in his last eight appearances.”
 UEFA 5 days ago
“Good work down the right from Rafael saw Corentin Tolisso faced with an open goal Mouctar Diakhaby and Nabil Fekir wrapped up the win to send Lyon fourth in the table.”
 espnfc.com 5 days ago
“PSG largely dominated the first half, with Lyon players touching only one ball in the opposite box. Cavani wrongfooted goalkeeper Anthony Lopes to break the deadlock after Thiago Motta was fouled by Rafael.”
 Dawn 6 days ago
“The breakthrough came on the half-hour mark when Cavani converted from the spot after Motta was brought down by Rafael. Lyon were much better after the half-time break following some inspired substitutions from Bruno Genesio.”
 thesportslowdown.co.uk 7 days ago
“They went in front at the Parc OL on the half-hour mark as Cavani netted from the penalty spot after Rafael was penalised for kicking Thiago Motta in the area.”
 themalaymailonline.com 7 days ago
“Paris, who had won on just one of their previous 11 visits to Lyon on league duty, started the better of the two teams and were rewarded as they opened the scoring from the penalty spot on the half-hour mark.”
 sport.citifmonline.com 7 days ago
“Cavani had converted from the penalty spot on the half-hour after Rafael had fouled Thiago Motta but Lyon's Mathieu Valbuena responded soon after the break.”
 Economic Times 7 days ago
“The Uruguayan international, who now has 18 goals from all competitions this season, put PSG in front from the penalty spot on 30 minutes, wrongfooting goalkeeper Anthony Lopes after Thiago Motta was fouled by Rafael.”
 english.sina.com 7 days ago
“The Uruguayan international, who now has 18 goals from all competitions this season, put PSG in front from the penalty spot on 30 minutes, wrongfooting goalkeeper Anthony Lopes after Thiago Motta was fouled by Rafael.”
 China 7 days ago
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Goalkeepers
Lucas Mocio Mathieu Gorgelin
Anthony Lopes
Defenders
Christophe Jallet Rafael
Jeremy Morel Maciej Rybus
Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa Emanuel Mammana
Nicolas N'Koulou
Midfielders
Rachid Ghezzal Maxwel Cornet
Mathieu Valbuena Olivier Kemen
Clement Grenier Jordan Ferri
Sergi Darder Corentin Tolisso
Gueida Fofana Lucas Tousart
Maxime Gonalons
Forwards
Gaetan Perrin Aldo Kalulu
Nabil Fekir Alexandre Lacazette