Striker who was the top-scorer in the Swiss Super League in 1992-1993 and led Ligue 1 in scoring in 1995–1996, 1999–2000, and 2000–2001.
He played youth soccer in 1987 for XV de Jau.
From 1997–2001, he was a member of the Brazilian national team.
He was born in Goiatuba, Brazil.
Legendary striker Ronaldo was his teammate on the Brazilian national team.