Wing defender who has gained fame for his international club career, including for Brazilian Serie A squad Fluminense. He later spent the 2017 season on loan to Londrina, with whom he won that season's Primeira Liga title.
He began his youth soccer career in 2012 within ABC Futebol Clube's youth academy.
He signed with top flight Russian Premier League squad FC Spartak Moscow in December 2018. He played for Brazil's U-20 club in 2016.
He was born and raised in Carnaúba dos Dantas, Brazil.
He and Luiz Adriano have played as teammates for FC Spartak Moscow.