Brazilian professional soccer midfielder who became a member of Yeni Malatyaspor in 2018 on loan from Benevento. He had previous stints playing for Legia Warsaw, Braga B, Gil Vicente and Vizela.
He initially trained in futsal before beginning his youth soccer career with Paraíba do Sul in 2008.
His teams won the Ekstraklasa four times from 2013-18 and the Polish Cup three times from 2014-18.
His parents' names are Luiz and Márcia. He married Ivy Vasconcelos in 2011. Their son Enzo was born in February 2018.
He became teammates with winger Gokhan Tore after joining Yeni Malatyaspor.