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António Veloso

Personal information
Full nameAntónio Augusto Silva Veloso
Date of birthJanuary 31, 1957(age 59)
Place of birthSão João da Madeira, Portugal
Height1.78 m
Playing positionDefender

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António Augusto da Silva Veloso (born 31 January 1957) is a retired Portuguese footballer who played most notably with Benfica. A gritty defender who could appear in the flanks and on occasion in the middle, he played for his main club during almost two professional decades.

An international for nearly 15 years, Veloso represented Portugal at Euro 1984.


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