Star defender who rejoined Chelsea in 2017 after spending two seasons with Paris Saint-Germain from 2014 until 2016. He was previously with Chelsea from 2011 until 2014 and Benfica from 2007 until 2011. He became a member of Brazil's national team in 2010.
He started playing youth soccer for Sao Paulo at age 12.
He was named the Portuguese League Player of the Year in 2010.
He was raised with one sister, Isabelle Moreira Marinho.
He became teammates with striker Fernando Torres on Chelsea in 2011.