Midfielder and full back who joined Benfica in 2011 and became a member of the Portuguese national team in 2013.
He debuted professionally for Belenenses in 2009.
He competed internationally for Portugal at the U19, U20 and U21 levels before being called up to the senior national team.
He was born in Lisbon, Portugal.
He and Cristiano Ronaldo became teammates on the Portuguese national team.