Claudemir de Souza

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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
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.


Early career[edit]

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


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[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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