Defensive midfielder who joined Galatasaray in 2017. He joined the Brazil U20 national team in 2007. He has over 450,000 followers on his fernandoreges Instagram account.
He played for Vila Nova in his youth career from 2003 to 2005.
He took part in the South American Youth Championship in 2007.
He married Bruna Reges.
He and Felipe Melo are both midfielders from Brazil who played for Galatasaray.