Cape Verde

Rolando Bio

Who is Rolando

A Portuguese professional football player who plays as a central defender for Belgian club R.S.C. Anderlecht on loan from F.C. Porto. He used to play for Portugal under 21 national team.

Early Life (Childhood)

He was born in Sao Vicente, Cape Verde. Later on he moved Portugal when he was 14 yeras old. He started his youth football career from S.C. Campomaiorense. When he turned eighteen he joined Lisbon's C.F. Os Belenenses.

Interesting Facts

His real name is Rolando Jorge Pires da Fonseca which is named after Portuguese naming customs which includes his first name Pires which is his maternal family name and the second or paternal family name is Fonseca.

Personal Life

Regarding his personal life twenty nine years old player has not disclosed any information about his personal matter. He has not married yet but whom he is dating or having affair with is still secret.


He was the part of the team when Porto won UEFA Europa League in 2010–11, Portuguese League thrice in 2008–09, 2010–11, 2011–12, Portuguese Supercup also thrice in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.


He has not yet involved in any controversy. We can say he have maintained very clean profile in his career.