Goalkeeper who is best remembered for his play with clubs like Cianorte, Chapecoense and Operário Ferroviário. He passed away from injuries sustained during the crash of LaMia Airlines Flight 2933 in November 2016.
He grew up in Cianorte, Brazil and began playing with his hometown club at age 9.
He and most members of Chapecoense were killed in the crash prior to their 2016 Copa Sudamericana final match against Atlético Nacional. Atlético Nacional then requested that the title be handed to Chapecoense.
He is survived by a son named Lorenzo.
He and teammate Filipe Machado were both victims of LaMia Airlines Flight 2933.