Striker who made his senior career debut in 2003 for FC Arsenal Kharkiv.
He had a successful Brazilian youth career before making his professional debut in his early 20s.
One of his most successful stints came when he played for the Tarxien Rainbows FC from 2009 to 2010, scoring 11 goals in just 21 appearances.
He was born in Porto Alegre, Brazil, but played much of his early career in Ukraine.
He was born and raised in the same city as soccer legend Ronaldinho.