|Born||02/09/1977 - Rio de Janeiro|
|Honours||Brazilian Série A : 2000 (Vasco da Gama); Copa América : 1999, 2004 (Brazil); Copa Libertadores : 1998 (Vasco da Gama); World Cup : 2002 (Brazil)|
|Clubs||Fluminense, Al Sadd, Vasco da Gama|
Independiente Santa Fe took a big step towards their first Libertadores Cup semi since 1961 when they beat Real Garcilaso.
Serie A kicks off at the weekend and some of the country's most successful sides already appear to be out of contention.