|Full name Rafael Alves Targino|
Name Rafael Targino
Weight 80 kg
Height 1.84 m
|Date of birth (1989-02-03) 3 February 1989 (age 26)|
Place of birth Piloes, Paraiba, Brazil
Current team Ceramica Atletico Clube
Rafael Alves Targino (born 3 February 1989) most known as Rafael or Rafael Paraíba, is a Brazilian Striker who currefree agent.
Rafael left on loan to Campeonato Gaúcho side Brasil de Pelotas in January 2009. In July 2009 he left for Croatian side Hajduk Split along with Thiaguinho. On 15 July 2010 he signed a 1-year contract with Turkish First League side Mersin İdmanyurdu, but returned to Brazil in September 2010, signed a 1-year contract with Cerâmica. He played 10 matches for the team at 2010 Copa FGF., scored 2 goals.