Wellington Nogueira Lopes

Lopes Tigrão
Personal information
Full name Wellington Nogueira Lopes de Avellar
Date of birth (1979-06-01) June 1, 1979
Place of birth Volta Redonda - RJ, Brazil
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Striker / Attacking midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999 Volta Redonda
2000-2002 Palmeiras
2003 Flamengo
2004 Fluminense
2004 Santos
2004-2005 Juventude
2005 Cruzeiro
2006-2007 Vegalta Sendai
2008 Yokohama F. Marinos
2009 Atlético Mineiro
2009 Juventude
2010 Monte Azul
2010 Ceará
2011 Volta Redonda
2012 Metropolitano
2013 São José
2015 Brasiliense[1]
2016- Volta Redonda[2]

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 December 2008.

Wellington Nogueira Lopes de Avellar, or simply Lopes Tigrão (born June 1, 1979 in Volta Redonda), is a Brazilian football player. He won the top scorer of Copa Libertadores in 2001, scoring 9 goals.

Lopes has played for Palmeiras, Santos, Juventude and Cruzeiro, Atlético and Ceará in the Campeonato Brasileiro.[3] He has also played for Vegalta Sendai and Yokohama F. Marinos of J1 League.

Club statistics

Club performance League Cup League Cup Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Brazil League Copa do Brasil League Cup Total
2000PalmeirasSérie A142142
2003FlamengoSérie A293293
2004SantosSérie A6060
2004JuventudeSérie A249249
2005CruzeiroSérie A111111
Japan League Emperor's Cup J.League Cup Total
2006Vegalta SendaiJ2 League451420-4714
2008Yokohama F. MarinosJ1 League1610000161
Country Brazil 1142311423
Japan 10329200010529
Total 21752200021952


Volta Redonda



  1. "LEMBRA DELE? EX-PALMEIRAS, LOPES ACERTA COM O BRASILIENSE". Torcedores.com. 2014-12-05. Retrieved 2016-05-28.
  2. "Joia perdida, Lopes Tigrão tenta retomar carreira no Volta Redonda". Globoesporte.com. 2015-10-09. Retrieved 2016-05-28.
  3. "Futpedia: Lopes (Wellington Nogueira Lopes)" (in Portuguese). Globo Esporte. Retrieved 2010-04-05.
Preceded by
Brazil Luizão
Copa Libertadores Top Scorer
Succeeded by
Brazil Rodrigo Mendes

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