Overview
Miguel Tavares Rodrigues

Miguel Tavares Rodrigues

Club
Tourcoing VB
Nationality
Portugal
Birth Date
02/03/1993
Birth Place
Amadora
Height
192 cm
Weight
68 kg

Miguel Rodrigues was born in Amadora in 1993. When he was 10 years old he started to play volleyball in AD Marista. In 2004 he transferred to SL Benfica where he currently plays. Also with SL Benfica he won in 2009 the youth national championship, in 2011/12 the Portuguese national cup and in 2012/2013 the National Championship. In 2014 he had his first experience playing abroad, in Italy for Piacenza, where he currently plays. Miguel is a 188-cm setter, that was called for the first time to represent Portugal’s junior team in 2009 qualifying in 2010 for the 3rd round of the Junior European Championship. A young player possesses nevertheless excellent qualities to become a setter with future. Son of a former coach and a former volleyball player has been suffering a big evolution. With humbleness and perseverance can become one of the good talents of the new generation. Having played in the Italian Championship and in the CEV Champions League, he has experienced a great competitiveness which gave him a strong background for his carrier.

Career

  • Position Setter
  • Selection Olympic (0) - W.C. (0) - Other (124)
  • International Debut Guadalajara, ESP
  • Club Debut AD Marista
  • Current Club Tourcoing VB
  • Spike 315
  • Block 293