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Paulinho
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Personal information
Full name José Paulo Bezerra
Maciel Júnior
Date of birth 25 July 1988 (1988-07-25) (age 32)
Place of birth    São Paulo, Flag of Brazil Brazil
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11+12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current club Flag of China Guangzhou Evergrande
Number 9
Youth clubs
2004–2005 Flag of Brazil Pão de Açúcar
Senior clubs
Years Club App (Gls)
2006–2007
2007–2008
2008–2009
2009–2010
2010–2013
2013–2015
2015–2017
2017–2019
2018
2019–
Flag of Lithuania FC Vilnius
Flag of Poland ŁKS Łódź
Flag of Brazil Pão de Açúcar
Flag of Brazil Bragantino
Flag of Brazil Corinthians
Flag of England Tottenham Hotspur
Flag of China Guangzhou Evergrande
Flag of Spain Barcelona
Flag of China → Guangzhou Evergrande (loan)
Flag of China Guangzhou Evergrande
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017 00(0)
039 00(7)
028 00(6)
086 0(20)
045 00(6)
063 0(17)
034 00(9)
019 0(13)
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National team
2011– Flag of Brazil Brazil 056 0(13)

José Paulo Bezerra Maciel Júnior, commonly known as Paulinho, (born 25 July 1988) is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande and the Brazil national team.

Paulinho has been described as a box-to-box midfielder, with powerful running and good movement into the box. He possesses the ability to push his side forward from midfield to supplement his strong defensive work. Paulinho also offers a useful presence in set piece situations at both ends of the pitch.

Honours

Clubs

Corinthians

Guangzhou Evergrande

Barcelona

Country

Brazil

Individual

External links

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Brazil – 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup

1. Jefferson 2. Dani Alves 3. Thiago Silva (c) 4. David Luiz 5. Fernando 6. Marcelo 7. Lucas 8. Hernanes 9. Fred 10. Neymar 11. Oscar 12. Júlio César 13. Dante 14. Filipe Luís 15. Jean 16. Réver 17. Luiz Gustavo 18. Paulinho 19. Hulk 20. Bernard 21.  22. Diego Cavalieri 23. Jádson

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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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