Rafinha loaned to Real Sociedad

The Brazilian midfielder has joined Spanish club Real Sociedad on loan until 30 June 2022.

A Barcelona academy graduate, Rafinha signed his first professional contract in 2011.

He has been a Brazilian international since 2015, and also won a gold medal with the Brazilian team at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Since his arrival in October 2020, the Sao Paulo native has made 39 appearances and provided 7 assists for the Rouge et Bleu.

Paris Saint-Germain wish Rafinha a successful second half of the season with Real Sociedad.


Position: Midfielder
Date of birth: 12 Feb 1993, in São Paulo (Brazil)
Nationality: Brazilian
Height: 1.74m

2011-2013        FC Barcelona
2013-2014       Celta Vigo (loan)
2014-2017        FC Barcelona
2017-2018        Inter Milan (loan)
2018-2019       FC Barcelona
2019-2020      Celta Vigo (loan)
2020-2021      Paris Saint-Germain
2021                   Paris Saint-Germain
2022                  Real Sociedad (loan)

Champions League (2015)
Spanish league (2015, 2016, 2019)
Spanish cups (2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
Spanish Supercups (2012, 2014, 2018, 2019)
UEFA Super Cup (2016)
Coupe de France (2021)

2 caps, 1 goal for Brazil
Gold medal at Rio 2016 Olympic Games