Dr Francisco Moreira
Portugal | Qatar
Born and grown in Lisbon, Portugal. Since 2021 Aspire Academy Sports Medicine Centre Medical Director.
- Graduated in 2008 from Nova Medical School in Lisbon, Portugal followed by
General Practice/Family Medicine training plus Sports and Exercise Medicine training.
- Specialist in General Practice and in Sports and Exercise Medicine by Ordem dos Medicos
Started as Club/Team Physician in Vitoria Futebol Clube (2 years) then moved to Sporting Club de Portugal. After 6 years moved to Chelsea Football Club.
- Former Team Doctor for Portugal Rugby National Team and Medical Director for Federação
Portuguesa de Rugby for 5 years.
- Participated in Rugby Europe Championships, World Cup, Olympic Qualifying and Junior
World Trophies with the national squads.
- World Rugby Educator and Trainer.
Medical Consultant in a private clinic in Lisbon where provided medical care to the community.
Rugby player with an 18 years career both at club and international level representing Portugal in all age groups for 10 years.