|Current Team:||Bali United FC|
|Birth Day:||January 10, 1984|
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He played seven seasons in Ajax's youth system before making his professional debut with the team in 2001.
In 2002, Rafael signed for Hertha BSC in Germany. In 2006, he was signed by Borussia Mönchengladbach. His first season at AGF was partly spoiled by injuries, making his impact on the team less significant than expected. His physically strong appearance makes him a solid target player, but he also has good technical skills and is a competent goal scorer. He joined from AGF on 10 January 2010 on loan to FC Augsburg for one season. On 19 July 2010, Rafael signed a two-year contract with FC Augsburg.
Rafael was born in Angola, raised in the Netherlands, and moved to Germany as a teenager to further his footballing career. Rafael eventually received a German passport and was a German international at U21 level. He switched to the Angola in the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations. He already played for Palancas Negras in a rated-B friendly match against Portuguese side Sporting CP on 10 November 2011.
On 27 June 2013, Rafael joined China League One club Henan Jianye, replacing Joël Tshibamba who was released by the club.
Nando lost both of his parents as a child during the Angolan Civil War.
Currently, Nando Rafael is 37 years, 10 months and 27 days old. Nando Rafael will celebrate 38th birthday on a Monday 10th of January 2022. Below we countdown to Nando Rafael upcoming birthday.