Claudemir de Souza

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Claudemir
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Claudemir playing for F.C. Copenhagen
Personal information
Full name Claudemir Domingues de Souza
Date of birth (1988-03-27) 27 March 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth Macaúbas, Brazil
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Central midfielder
Club information
Current team
Copenhagen
Number 6
Youth career
0000 União São João
0000–2007 Palmeiras
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2008 São Carlos ? (?)
2008–2010 Vitesse 76 (9)
2010– Copenhagen 131 (10)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 December 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Claudemir Domingues de Souza (born 27 March 1988), commonly known as Claudemir, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Danish Superliga side F.C. Copenhagen.

Career[edit]

Early career[edit]

Born in Macaúbas, Claudemir played youth football for União São João and Palmeiras before turning professional in 2007 with São Carlos.

Vitesse[edit]

After one season he signed for Dutch club Vitesse. Over the next two years, Claudemir made a total of 76 appearances in the Eredivisie.[1]

F.C. Copenhagen[edit]

On 20 June 2010, Claudemir signed for Danish team F.C. Copenhagen on a five-year contract, where he received jersey number 6.

Claudemir turned out to be important for Copenhagen in their 2010-11 UEFA Champions League campaign, culminating in an equializing goal against FC Barcelona on 2 November 2010 at Parken Stadium, to the result 1-1. After the match, Claudemir was chosen for the Team of the Week by Goal.com.[2]

In Copenhagen's next UEFA Champions League campaign, in the 2013-14 season, Claudemir scored a late goal in the 3-1 loss against Galatasaray at Türk Telekom Arena on 23 October 2013.

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