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Vampeta
Personal information
Full name Marcos André Batista dos Santos
Date of birth March 13, 1974 (1974-03-13) (age 35)
Place of birth    Nazaré das Farinhas, Bahia,
Brazil
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11+12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current club free agent
Youth career
1990–1993 Vitória
Senior career1
Years Club App (Gls)*
1993–1994
1994
1995
1995–1996
1996–1998
1998–2000
2000
2001
2001
2002–2003
2004
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
Vitória
PSV Eindhoven
VVV Venlo (loan)
Fluminense (loan)
PSV Eindhoven
Corinthians
Internazionale
PSG
Flamengo
Corinthians
Vitória
Al Salmiya Club
Brasiliense
Goiás
Corinthians
CA Juventus
08 (0)
03 (0)
07 (3)
23 (2)
31 (2)
53 (4)
01 (0)
07 (0)
16 (1)
29 (0)
06 (0)

37 (0)
01 (0)

   
National team2
1998–2002 Brazil 39 (2)

1 Senior club appearances and goals
counted for the domestic league only.
2 National team caps and goals correct
as of 4 June 2009.
* Appearances (Goals)

"Vampeta", born Marcos André Batista dos Santos, (born 13 March 1974, in Nazaré das Farinhas, Bahia) is a Brazilian professional football player. He plays in midfield. He represented Brazil from 1998 until 2002, winning the 1999 Copa América and the 2002 FIFA World Cup.

Vampeta, his nickname, is a fusion of the words "vampiro" (Portuguese for vampire) and "capeta" (Portuguese for devil).[1]

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Football career

Vampeta started his career in Salvador, with team Vitória, and later go to Europe with Dutch team PSV Eindhoven, who signed him alongside Ronaldo in the summer of 1994. After a difficult first season PSV released him on loan to Fluminense, before he returned to the Netherlands as regular of the team that won the first Dutch title in 5 years in 1997.

His good performance in Eindhoven led him back to Brazil were at Corinthians he grew out to become a member of the Brazilian national team. Vampeta then joined Internazionale in summer 2000, being reunited with Ronaldo. After failing to hold down a first-team place however, he stated that he wanted to leave and went to Rio de Janeiro in December for a vacation. In January 2001, Vampeta went to PSG as part exchange for Stéphane Dalmat.[2]

He was involved in the Adriano and Reinaldo transfer in August 2001, who both played in Flamengo, in exchange for Vampeta who was joint-owned by Inter and PSG.[3]

In 2007, he returned to Corinthians, signed a contract until the end of season.

After being released by Corinthians, he signed a contract until mid-2008 at CA Juventus.

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International career

He made his Brazil debut in a friendly match against FR Yugoslavia on 23 September 1998. He then became a regular player for Brazil, being called up for the Copa América 1999, 1999 FIFA Confederations Cup and 2001 FIFA Confederations Cup. He was also on Brazil's World Cup winning team in 2002, although he only made one substitute appearance during the competition.

He was also the first Brazilian soccer player to pose totally naked for an LGBT magazine, in 1999.

Honors and awards

PSV Eindhoven
Corinthians
Goiás
Brazil

International Goals

Scores and results list Brazil's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 2000-07-26 São Paulo, Brazil  Argentina 2-0 3-1 2002 FIFA World Cup Qual.

Contract

  • Corinthians 16 July 2007 to 31 December 2007

References

Vampeta on G Magazine 16 Vampeta on G Magazine 27

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Simple English

Vampeta
Personal information
Full name Marcos André Batista dos Santos
Date of birth 13 March 1974 (1974-03-13) (age 36)
Place of birth    Bahia, Brazil
Height 1.84 m (6 ft +12 in)
Playing position Midfielder (retired)
Senior clubs
Years Club
1993-1994
1994-1996
1995
1995-1996
1996-1997
1998-2000
2000
2001
2001
2002-2003
2004
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
Vitória
PSV Eindhoven
→VVV Venlo (loan)
Fluminense (loan)
PSV Eindhoven
Corinthians Paulista
Internazionale Milano
Paris Saint-Germain
Flamengo
Corinthians Paulista
Vitória
Al-Salmiya
Brasiliense
Goiás
Corinthians Paulista
Juventus
National team
1998-2002 Brazil

Vampeta (born 13 March 1974) is a former Brazilian football player. He has played for Brazil national team.

Club career statistics

[1]

Club Performance League
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals
BrazilLeague
1993VitóriaSérie A80
199400
NetherlandsLeague
1994/95PSV EindhovenEredivisie30
1994/95VVV VenloEerste Divisie73
BrazilLeague
1995FluminenseSérie A230
199600
NetherlandsLeague
1996/97PSV EindhovenEredivisie312
BrazilLeague
1998Corinthians PaulistaSérie A312
1999162
200060
ItalyLeague
2000/01Internazionale MilanoSerie A10
FranceLeague
2000/01Paris Saint-GermainDivision 171
BrazilLeague
2001FlamengoSérie A161
2002Corinthians PaulistaSérie A240
200350
2004VitóriaSérie A60
KuwaitLeague
2004/05Al-SalmiyaPremier League00
BrazilLeague
2005BrasilienseSérie A370
2006GoiásSérie A10
2007Corinthians PaulistaSérie A190
2008Juventus00
CountryBrazil 1955
Netherlands 415
Italy 10
France 71
Kuwait 00
Total 24411

International career statistics

Brazil national team
YearAppsGoals
199830
1999110
200092
2001120
200240
Total392

References


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