Wing defender who has gained fame for his club career in leagues the world over, including in Azerbaijan Premier League for Neftchi Baku between 2012-2014. He won the league title with the club in 2013, and helped the squad to 2 consecutive Azerbaijan Cup titles in 2013-2014.
He made his professional club soccer debut with Corinthians in 2009.
He contributed to the Brazil U-20 squad's runner-up finish at the 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup. He won the Copa do Brasil in 2009 with Corinthians during his rookie season.
He was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
He and Matheus Matias both rose to fame playing for Corinthians.