Striker who has played for more than a dozen clubs during his journeyman career, including Sao Paulo FC, Corinthians and Atlético Paranaense. In 2008, he won Campeonato Pernambucano and Copa do Brasil titles with Sport Club do Recife.
He joined Ponte Preta's youth system in 2003.
He was named to the Campeonato Paulista Team of the Year for 2016.
His mother's name is Rosemeire.
He and Ángel Romero both played for Corinthians.