Soccer manager and former player who has won league titles as the head of several clubs, including CD Fatima, Vitória SC and SL Benfica. He was a midfielder for UD Vilafranquense and other clubs before retiring from playing in 2003.
He played for Alverca FC as a teenager before making his professional debut with Fanhões in 1988.
He won the LPFP Awards for Best Coach in the LPFP in 2016 and 2017.
He has a daughter named Joana.
He has managed Lisandro López at SL Benfica.