Striker born Frederico Chaves Guedes, who became a member of the Brazilian national team in 2005. He joined Fluminense in 2009 after spending four years with Lyon.
He began his professional career with America Mineiro in 2002.
He scored 34 goals in 4 seasons with Lyon from 2005 to 2009 and 41 goals in just 43 appearances for Cruzeiro between 2004 and 2005.
He grew up in Teofilo Otoni, Brazil.
He joined Ronaldinho on the Brazilian national team in 2005.