Pepe

Born: February 26, 1983 (age 33)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Maceio, Brazil
Nationality: Portugal Portuguese

Position: Centre-back
Team: Real Madrid (no. 3)
Pepe for Real Madrid on October 18, 2014
Career History
Senior2001-2004Maritimo
2004-2007Porto
2007-Real Madrid
International2007-Portugal
Sports Mole has 418 articles about Pepe. Articles 1 to 40:
Gareth Bale celebrates with Pepe during the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Real Madrid defender Pepe reveals Rafael Benitez snub
Real Madrid centre-back Pepe reveals that former Los Blancos boss Rafael Benitez told the Portuguese that he was "third choice" centre-back at the Bernabeu.
May 5, 15:55
Gareth Bale celebrates with his Real Madrid teammates after opening the scoring in the Champions League semi-final second leg against Manchester City on May 4, 2016
Result: Real Madrid make Champions League final
Real Madrid book their spot in the Champions League final courtesy of a 1-0 win over Manchester City in the second leg of their semi-final at the Bernabeu.
May 4, 21:38
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo watches on from the sidelines during his side's Champions League semi-final first leg against Manchester City on April 26, 2016
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews the Champions League semi-final second leg between Real Madrid and Manchester City at the Bernabeu.
May 3, 17:08
Raphael Varane for Real Madrid on November 4, 2014
Guillem Balague: 'Raphael Varane will stay at Real Madrid'
Raphael Varane will not be allowed to leave Real Madrid at the end of the season, according to respected journalist Guillem Balague.
Apr 29, 20:06
Karim Benzema celebrates scoring with Cristiano Ronaldo during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Villarreal on April 20, 2016
Preview: Real Sociedad vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Saturday's La Liga clash between Real Sociedad and Real Madrid at the Anoeta.
Apr 28, 22:40
Real Madrid's Brazilian defender Marcelo, Real Madrid's midfielder Isco, Real Madrid's Columbian midfielder James and Real Madrid's defender Sergio Ramos celebrates scoring during the Audi Cup football match Real Madrid vs Tottenham Hotspur in Munich, sou
Real Madrid's Marcelo rejects defensive talk
Real Madrid left-back Marcelo rejects claims that his team adopted a defensive tactic in Tuesday's Champions League semi-final first leg at Manchester City.
Apr 27, 22:38
Joe 'head and shoulders' Hart applauds supporters during the Champions League quarter-final between Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City on April 6, 2016
Manchester City's Joe Hart ready for "old-fashioned rumble" in Madrid
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart says that his side will look forward to "a good, old-fashioned rumble" against Real Madrid at the Bernabeu next week.
Apr 26, 21:59
Luka Modric of Real Madrid is flanked by Manchester City pair Fernando and Fernandinho during the Champions League semi-final first leg on April 26, 2016
Result: Manchester City, Real Madrid play out goalless draw
Manchester City and Real Madrid play out a goalless draw in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final at the Etihad on Tuesday night.
Apr 26, 21:37
Gareth Bale reacts to a Rayo goal during the La Liga game between Rayo Vallecano and Real Madrid on April 23, 2016
Result: Gareth Bale inspires Real Madrid to comeback victory
Gareth Bale scores twice as Real Madrid come from behind to beat Rayo Vallecano 3-2 and move to the top of the La Liga table in the process.
Apr 23, 16:53
Gareth Bale thinks he's scored during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on April 2, 2016
Team News: Gareth Bale in, Cristiano Ronaldo out for Real Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo is absent from the Real Madrid matchday squad as Gareth Bale returns to the fold.
Apr 23, 14:07
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring a goal during the Champions League quarter-final between Real Madrid and Wolfsburg on April 12, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick sees Real Madrid through to semi-finals
Cristiano Ronaldo hits a hat-trick as Real Madrid overcome Wolfsburg 3-2 on aggregate to reach the semi-finals of the Champions League once again.
Apr 12, 21:38
James Rodriguez celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Eibar on April 9, 2016
Result: Real Madrid beat Eibar to go second in La Liga table
Real Madrid move above Atletico Madrid into second position in the La Liga table courtesy of a 4-0 victory over Eibar on Saturday afternoon.
Apr 9, 16:49
Gareth Bale thinks he's scored during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on April 2, 2016
Team News: Gareth Bale on bench for Real Madrid
Gareth Bale starts on the bench as Real Madrid welcome Eibar to the Bernabeu.
Apr 9, 14:11
Cristiano Ronaldo looks downbeat during the Champions League quarter-final between Wolfsburg and Real Madrid on April 6, 2016
Real Madrid open to selling eight star players?
Real Madrid are reportedly willing to sell eight of their star players, including Cristiano Ronaldo and Sergio Ramos.
Apr 8, 12:45
Pepe for Real Madrid on October 18, 2014
Pepe bemoans "bad 20 minutes"
"A bad 20 minutes" cost Real Madrid in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final against Wolfsburg on Wednesday, according to Los Blancos centre-back Pepe.
Apr 7, 15:55
Steve McManaman in action for Real Madrid during the 2002 Champions League final.
Steve McManaman hits out at "woeful" Real Madrid
Steve McManaman is highly critical of the way that his former club Real Madrid defended during their 2-0 loss away at Wolfsburg.
Apr 7, 12:44
Ricardo Rodriguez scores from the penalty spot during the Champions League quarter-final between Wolfsburg and Real Madrid on April 6, 2016
Result: Real Madrid lose by two goals in Germany
Wolfsburg beat Real Madrid 2-0 in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final in Germany on Wednesday night.
Apr 6, 21:37
Cristiano Ronaldo has scored during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on April 2, 2016
Preview: Wolfsburg vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final first leg between Wolfsburg and Real Madrid from Germany.
Apr 5, 14:08
Cristiano Ronaldo has scored during the La Liga match between Barcelona and Real Madrid on April 2, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo hits winner as Real Madrid beat Barcelona at Camp Nou
Cristiano Ronaldo struck an 85th-minute winner for Real Madrid as the capital giants came from behind to beat Barcelona 2-1 in Saturday's El Clasico at Camp Nou.
Apr 2, 21:26
Three-headed Broadway star Neymar, Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi celebrate scoring during the Copa del Rey game between Barcelona and Valencia on February 3, 2016
Team News: Full-strength sides for El Clasico
Barcelona and Real Madrid are both able to name strong sides for El Clasico at Camp Nou.
Apr 2, 18:44
Barcelona's Lionel Messi stands next to Real Madrid duo Cristiano Ronaldo and Toni Kroos during the 'El Clasico' La Liga match on October 25, 2014
Preview: Barcelona vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Saturday's La Liga clash between league leaders Barcelona and third-placed Real Madrid at Camp Nou.
Mar 31, 12:59
Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after failing to score a penalty kick during the friendly between Portugal and Bulgaria at Magalhaes Pessoa stadium in Leiria on March 25, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo misses penalty in Portugal loss
Cristiano Ronaldo misses from the penalty spot as Portugal lose 1-0 at home to Bulgaria in Friday night's international friendly in Leiria.
Mar 25, 22:38
Real Madrid players celebrate scoring during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Seville on March 20, 2016
Result: Real Madrid breeze past Sevilla in Madrid
Real Madrid move to within one point of second-placed Atletico Madrid in the La Liga table courtesy of a 4-0 win over Sevilla at the Bernabeu.
Mar 20, 21:20
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Sevilla
Sports Mole previews Sunday's La Liga clash between Real Madrid and Sevilla at the Bernabeu.
Mar 18, 22:56
Real Madrid's Welsh forward Gareth Bale gestures as he celebrates a goal during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF vs Getafe CF at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on December 5, 2015
Team News: Gareth Bale makes first Real Madrid start since mid-January for Roma clash
Gareth Bale makes his first start for Real Madrid since mid-January for their Champions League last-16 second leg against Roma at the Bernabeu.
Mar 8, 18:41
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring against Athletic Bilbao on February 13, 2016
Result: Cristiano Ronaldo hits four in Real Madrid win
Cristiano Ronaldo hits four as Real Madrid record a 7-1 win over Celta Vigo to move within one point of second-placed Atletico Madrid in La Liga.
Mar 5, 16:55
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Live Commentary: Real Madrid 7-1 Celta Vigo - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the La Liga clash between Real Madrid and Celta Vigo at the Bernabeu, which ended in a 7-1 home win.
Mar 5, 14:00
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring a goal against Levante on March 2, 2016
Report: Ten Real Madrid players for sale
Ten players, including Cristiano Ronaldo, Sergio Ramos and Toni Kroos, will be allowed to leave Real Madrid at the end of the season, according to a report in Spain.
Mar 3, 14:18
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Preview: Roma vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Champions League last 16 first leg between Roma and Real Madrid at the Stadio Olimpico.
Feb 16, 16:47
Pepe for Real Madrid on October 18, 2014
Foot injury sidelines Real Madrid's Pepe
Pepe's absence from the Real Madrid starting lineup has been down to a foot problem, the Spanish club confirm.
Feb 2, 16:02
Real Madrid's defender Sergio Ramos celebrates after scoring a goal during the FIFA World Club Cup semi-final football match against Cruz Azul on December 16, 2014
Team News: Sergio Ramos back for Real Madrid
Sergio Ramos returns to the fold for Real Madrid's La Liga encounter with Espanyol.
Jan 31, 18:30
Marquinhos of Paris Saint-Germain celebrates as he scores their first goal during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 second leg match between Paris Saint-Germain FC and Bayer Leverkusen at Parc des Princes on March 12, 2014
Report: Real Madrid want Marquinhos
Paris Saint-Germain's 21-year-old centre-back Marquinhos is a transfer target for Real Madrid, according to a report in Spain.
Jan 30, 22:47
Real Madrid's French assistant coach Zinedine Zidane looks on before the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF vs Real Betis at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on August 18, 2013
Result: Real Betis hold Real Madrid to draw
Alvaro Cejudo's first-half volley sees struggling Real Betis draw 1-1 with Real Madrid in their La Liga clash in Seville on Sunday night.
Jan 24, 21:21
Jose Mourinho the manager of Chelsea gestures during the UEFA Champions League Group G match between Chelsea FC and FC Dynamo Kyiv at Stamford Bridge on November 4, 2015
Report: Jose Mourinho rejected Real Madrid in favour of Manchester United
Jose Mourinho reportedly turned down the chance to return to Real Madrid in order to wait for the Manchester United job to become available in the summer.
Jan 4, 22:57
Gareth Bale is mobbed by teammates after scoring during the game between Valencia and Real Madrid on January 3, 2016
Result: Valencia hold 10-man Real Madrid in tense affair
Gary Neville's Valencia twice come from behind to draw 2-2 with 10-man Real Madrid in Sunday evening's La Liga fixture at the Mestalla.
Jan 3, 21:25
Cristiano Ronaldo in action during Real Madrid's game with Real Sociedad on December 30, 2015
Half-Time Report: Cristiano Ronaldo makes amends for missed penalty by putting Real Madrid ahead
Cristiano Ronaldo makes amends for his missed 24th-minute penalty by slotting home from the spot to put Real Madrid ahead against Real Sociedad at the Bernabeu.
Dec 30, 15:48
Players of Villarreal CF celebrate after their teammate Roberto Soldado scored the opening goal during the La Liga match between Villarreal CF and Real Madrid CF at El Madrigal on December 13, 2015
Result: Roberto Soldado edges Villarreal past Real Madrid
Roberto Soldado's early strike clinches a 1-0 win for Villarreal as Real Madrid lose ground on Barcelona and Atletico Madrid in La Liga.
Dec 13, 21:19
Karim Benzema of Real Madrid celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Getafe CF at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on December 5, 2015
Result: Real Madrid seal easy win over Getafe
Real Madrid score four first-half goals to set up a 4-1 win over Getafe at the Bernabeu in La Liga.
Dec 5, 16:49
Karim Benzema of Real Madrid celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Getafe CF at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on December 5, 2015
Half-Time Report: Real Madrid in control against Getafe
Karim Benzema scores twice in the first half as Real Madrid open up a 4-0 first-half lead over Getafe in La Liga.
Dec 5, 15:48
Real Madrid's Spanish coach Rafael Benitez reacts during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Shakhtar Donetsk and Real Madrid in Lviv on November 25, 2015
Preview: Cadiz vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews the Copa del Rey clash between Cadiz and Real Madrid.
Nov 30, 22:35
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Barcelona362745104297585
2Atletico MadridAtletico36274560164485
3Real Madrid362664105327384
4Villarreal361810844311364
5Athletic Bilbao361771255441158
6Celta Vigo36169115057-757
7Sevilla361410124943652
8Malaga361112133433145
9Valencia361111144444044
10Las PalmasLas Palmas36127174449-543
11Real Sociedad36119164247-542
12EibarEibar36119164656-1042
13Real Betis361011153150-1941
14Espanyol36117183667-3140
15Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo36718114359-1639
16Granada3699184265-2336
17Rayo Vallecano36811174870-2235
18Getafe3698193564-2935
19Sporting GijonSporting Gijon3698193761-2435
20Levante3678213466-3229