Paulo Bonamigo
Personal information
Full name Paulo Afonso Bonamigo
Date of birth (1960-09-23) 23 September 1960 (age 61)
Place of birth Ijuí, Brazil
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Remo (manager)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1980–1988 Grêmio 125 (6)
1989–1991 Internacional 31 (0)
1994 Botafogo 16 (0)
1995 Bahia 16 (0)
Total 188 (6)
Teams managed
1998 Madureira
1998–2000 Joinville
2000 Sampaio Corrêa
2000 Remo
2002 Mogi Mirim
2001–2002 Paraná
2002–2003 Coritiba
2004 Atlético Mineiro
2004–2005 Botafogo
2005 Palmeiras
2005–2006 Marítimo
2006 Coritiba
2007 Fortaleza
2007 Goiás
2007 Paraná
2008–2009 Ponte Preta
2009 Portuguesa
2009 Bahia
2009–2012 Al Shabab
2012–2013 Al Jazira
2013–2015 Al-Sharjah
2017 Fortaleza
2017–2018 Al-Qadisiyah
2020 Boavista
2020–2021 Remo
2022– Remo
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Paulo Afonso Bonamigo, known as Paulo Bonamigo (born 23 September 1960), is a Brazilian professional football manager and former player who played as a midfielder.[1] He is the current manager of Remo.


Born in Ijuí, Rio Grande do Sul, Bonamigo started his career playing for Grêmio. Later he went on to play for other teams such as Internacional, Botafogo-RJ, and Bahia.

Bonamigo started his coaching career in 1998 with Madureira, before taking over Joinville in the same year. In 2000 trains Sampaio Corrêa, Remo and Mogi Mirim while in the two following years is at Paraná. In 2002 and 2003 trains Coritiba the mind in 2004, after being coach of Atlético Mineiro, where is Botafogo[2] relieved to mid-season to then be hired by Palmeiras, where it remains up to the rest of the championship in 2005.[3]

In the summer of 2005 he moved in Maritimo where fails to achieve success and then decides to return to train in Brazil, before again Coritiba then Fortaleza, Goiás, Paraná, Ponte Preta, Portuguesa[4] and subsequently in Bahia.[5]

In 2009 Bonamigo moves in the Al Shabab[6] where it remains until the end of the season 2011-2012 winning a cup of the UAE League Cup and qualifying the team for two seasons following AFC Champions League then move from Dubai in Al Jazira where it remains for mid-season before being exempted due to the lack of results.





Al Shabab
  1. ^ "Com diversos grandes no currículo, Paulo Bonamigo vai comandar o Boavista no Carioca". Globoesporte (in Brazilian Portuguese). Retrieved 2020-04-27.
  2. ^ "Paulo Bonamigo é o novo técnico do Botafogo, no lugar de Mauro Galvão". Folha de S. Paulo. 17 August 2004. Retrieved 7 August 2016.
  3. ^ "Paulo Bonamigo é o novo técnico do Palmeiras". Evandro César Lopes - Folha de S.Paulo. 6 March 2009. Retrieved 7 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Portuguesa acerta com técnico Paulo Bonamigo". Terra. 6 March 2009. Retrieved 7 August 2016.
  5. ^ "Após saída de Guedes, Bahia acerta com Paulo Bonamigo". Terra. 30 September 2009. Retrieved 7 August 2016.
  6. ^ "Paulo Bonamigo confirma acerto com o Al Shabab". Estadão. 9 December 2009. Retrieved 7 August 2016.