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Fernandinho
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Personal information
Full name Fernando Luiz Roza
Date of birth 4 May 1985 (1985-05-04) (age 35)
Place of birth    Londrina, Brazil Brazil
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10+12 in)
Playing position Central Midfielder
Club information
Current club England Manchester City
Number 25
Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
2002-2005
2005-2013
2013-
Brazil Atlético Paranaense
Flag of Ukraine Shakhtar Donetsk
England Manchester City
072 0(14)
184 0(31)
051 00(7)   
National team
2011- Brazil Brazil 012 00(2)

Fernando Luiz Roza (born 4 May 1985), or simply Fernandinho is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for English club Manchester City and the Brazil national team. He started his career at Brazilian club Atlético Paranaense before moving to Shakhtar Donetsk in 2005, where he became one of the best foreign players to ever play in the Ukraine Premier League. With Shakhtar, he won six Ukrainian Premier League titles, four Ukrainian Cups and the 2008–09 UEFA Cup. He was voted for the Shakhtar Donetsk fans as the best Brazilian player to ever play for the team.

He is well known for his blistering pace and ability to shoot from long distances. He is described as "a defensive midfielder with a box to box style of play, contributing in large part to the defense and the attack. With a powerful shot and great passing range, Fernandinho has played an important part in breaking up opposition attacks and creating goal scoring opportunities.

Honours

Clubs

Atletico Paranaense
Shakhtar Donetsk
Manchester City

International

Brazil

Individual

External links

Manchester City FC
Manchester City F.C. squad - 2020–21

1 Bravo · 2 Walker · 5 Stones · 7 Sterling · 8 Gündoğan · 9 Jesus · 10 Agüero · 11 Zinchenko · 14 Laporte · 16 Rodri · 17 De Bruyne · 19 Sané · 20 B. Silva · 21 D. Silva (c) · 22 Mendy · 25 Fernandinho · 26 Mahrez · 27 Cancelo · 30 Otamendi · 31 Ederson · 33 Carson · 47 Foden · 50 García ·  Aké ·  Torres ·

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Brazil – 2014 FIFA World Cup – Fourth Place

1. Jefferson 2. Dani Alves 3. Thiago Silva (c) 4. David Luiz 5. Fernandinho 6. Marcelo 7. Hulk 8. Paulinho 9. Fred 10. Neymar 11. Oscar 12. Júlio César 13. Dante 14. Maxwell 15. Henrique 16. Ramires 17. Luiz Gustavo 18. Hernanes 19. Willian 20. Bernard 21.  22. Victor 23. Maicon

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Brazil – 2018 FIFA World Cup – Quarter-finals

1. Alisson 2. Thiago Silva 3. Miranda 4. Geromel 5. Casemiro 6. Filipe Luís 7. Douglas Costa 8. Renato Augusto 9. Gabriel Jesus 10. Neymar 11. Coutinho 12. Marcelo 13. Marquinhos 14. Danilo 15. Paulinho 16. Cássio 17. Fernandinho 18. Fred 19. Willian 20. Firmino 21. Taison 22. Fagner 23. Ederson

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