Tiago Silva (footballer, born 1979)
|Full name||Tiago Silva dos Santos|
|Date of birth||4 April 1979|
|Place of birth||Taquari, Brazil|
|Height||1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
He signed a three-year contract with Belgian First Division Club Racing Genk on 18 July 2007.
Although FIFA loosened the nationality transfer of uncapped players and players with multi-nationality in 2009, it has not benefited Tiago Silva, because he did not hold multi-nationality when he represented Brazil. He is still eligible to play for Brazil.