Right back who has risen to fame for his play in Brazil's Campeonato Brazil Serie A, including for Atletico Mineiro. He helped lead the club to the Copa do Brasil victory in 2014.
He joined Atletico Mineiro's youth academy in 2005. He later made his professional debut in 2008.
He helped lead Atletico Mineiro to the 2013 Copa Libertadores victory. He won his second Bola de Prata award in 2014.
He was originally born and raised in Sete Lagoas, Brazil.
He and Tomas Andrade have played as teammates for Atletico Mineiro.