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For rulers thus named, use Alfonso.
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However, Afonso is capable of scoring against any team.
Top scorers: Afonso Alves (Middlesbrough) 11; Dave Kitson (Reading) 8
GOAL TRAIL: The attacking policy by boss Gareth Southgate paid dividends with goals against Hull City in Saturday's Riverside clash, above, in which Afonso Alves, left, linked up well BIG ROLE: Boro striker Afonso Alves had a major impact as Boro set out their attacking intentions in the victory against Hull on Saturday
Afonso Alves was gobsmacked when he first came here and saw Rockliffe Park and then the Riverside.
Sidonio Jardim Afonso, 30, was hit by a Ford Fiesta after he stepped on to the Preston-bound carriage way of the A565 just after 9pm on Sunday.
BENFICA have distanced themselves from reports linking them with a summer swoop for Afonso Alves.
Buoyed by the addition of Brazilian striker Afonso Alves, the club's record pounds 12.
Southgate has gone back in for the Greek forward (left) after deciding not to pursue deals for Brazilian strike pair Afonso Alves and Adriano.
1 of article 28 of the Portuguese Commercial Companies Code, Portugal Telecom's shareholders approved today the appointment of the Statutory Audit Society, Afonso Diz & Santos Silva to evaluate payments in kind to be made in connection with the share capital increase of Portugal Telecom to be proposed at its next shareholders' meeting, to be held on August 20, 2001.
7m transfer fee for Afonso Alves, for example, will now be considerably higher in real terms.
MIDDLESBROUGH boss Gareth Southgate has challenged record signing Afonso Alves to write himself into the club's folklore alongside compatriot Juninho.
BRAZIL striker Afonso Alvez's pounds 9million move to Middlesbrough set to run into a work permit snag.