One of the best Brazillian football player in history. He was best-known as midfielder in FC barcelona where he recived many individual tittles : fifa world player of the year ( 2004, 2005); UEFA club footballer of the year ( 2005-2006). Besides, he played an important role in Brazil national football team and with the team achieved the most pretigious title : 2002 Fifa world cup. He could play a wide range of position.
His football skills began to blossom at the age of 8 when he competed in local team. Hi career began in 1998 with the Gremio youth squad. His talent was soon recognized and soon after he was contracted to Paris Saint Germain for 2 years before departing to Barcelona. He was a part of national team for 15 years ( 1999-2013). he is regarded as the most skillful player of this generation.
He became a father to a son named Joao in 2005