|Birth Day||February 1, 1990|
|Birth Place||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Age||30 YEARS OLD|
Centre midfielder who has had great success as a member of clubs like SL Benfica, Vasco da Gama and Corinthians, with whom he won league championships. He began competing for Brazil internationally at the under-15 level.
He joined Botafogo in 2005 and made his senior debut two years later.
He captained the Brazil team at the 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup.
He has children with Rafaela Barbosa.
He has played alongside Angel Romero on Corinthians.