Position : Forward
Date of birth : 11 January, 1980
Team : Barcelona (Spain)
Nationality : Brazil
Notes : Was part of the Brazilian team that won the World U/17 Championship in 1997 along with Ronaldinho. Has also been involved in Sydney 2000 Olympics where Brazil lost surprisingly in the quarter-finals and the 1999 World Youth Cup. Helped Cruzeiro win the Copa Brazil with key goals including the winner in the final. Made an £11m move to Spanish giants Barcelona from Cruzeiro. Was at the Copa America in 2001.
LAST UPDATED: 15 July, 2001
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