Midfielder who helped the Brazilian national team win the 1994 World Cup Championship. He spent his club career with nine different teams and after retirement, managed the Brazilian national team from 2006 to 2010.
He began his professional career at the age of 17, playing for Internacional.
He made nearly 400 appearances and scored 39 goals during his time as a professional player.
He fathered three children with Evan Miller.
He coached Kaka Liete during the 2010 World Cup.