Position : Midfielder
Date of birth : 21 May, 1980
Team : Paris St-Germain (France)
Nationality : Portugal
Notes : Attacking midfielder who is Portugal's best talent. U/21 international who resembles national team member Manuel Rui Costa. Was involved in 1999 World Youth Cup. Came to prominence whilst with Benfica before moving to Atletico Madrid for the 1999/00 season. Was purchased for £5.5m by Paris St-Germain from Atletico Madrid in the middle of 2001. Fulham and Newcastle were also interested.
LAST UPDATED: 1 August, 2002
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