The longtime Bundesliga profi Raffael found a new club after 15 months. The Brazilian changes to the Slovak first-league tail light FK Pohronie. The 36-year-old had played for Borussia Mönchengladbach until 2020, where his contract had not been extended. Loic Favre director and co-owners of the Slovak club is Loic Favre, son of Lucien Favre. Under the Swiss coach Raffael had not only played in Gladbach, but before the FC Zurich and Hertha BSC.