|Playing position |
Height 1.80 m
Current team Clube do Remo
Name Rafael da
|Full name Rafael Sobreira da Costa|
Date of birth (1981-03-15) March 15, 1981 (age 34)
Place of birth Paty do Alferes, Brazil
Rafael Sobreira da Costa, nickname is Paty (born March 15, 1981, in Paty do Alferes) is a Brazilian footballer who plays as a forward for Clube do Remo.
His previous clubs include U.D. Leiria in Portugal, Ituano (SP), Caxias do Sul (RS), Noroeste (SP) and Atlético Ibirama (SC), Lages (SC), América (RJ) and Olaria (RJ). He also played in South Korea for Jeju United.
Rafael Paty signed with Remo in 2014, and after failing to win a place with the first team, he went on loan to Parauapebas for the initial phase of the 2015 Campeonato Paraense. Rafael Paty returned to Remo where he led the club to its 44th Campeonato Paraense title. He scored both goals and was named man of the match as Remo defeated Independente 2–0 in the final.