José Fernando Viana de Santana

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Personal information
Full name José Fernando Viana de Santana
Date of birth (1987-03-27) March 27, 1987 (age 27)
Place of birth Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)[1]
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Number 9
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2008 America-RJ 2 (0)
2008–2012 Tombense 0 (0)
2008 Flamengo (loan) 1 (0)
2009 Volta Redonda (loan) 0 (0)
2010 Macaé (loan) 0 (0)
2010 Paysandu (loan) 4 (0)
2011 Democrata (GV) (loan) 0 (0)
2011 Guarani (loan) 13 (4)
2011–2012 Palmeiras (loan) 18 (2)
2012– Atlético Paranaense 11 (3)
2013 Bahia (loan) 34 (15)
2014– Bursaspor (loan) 34 (23)
National team
2007 Brazil U-20[citation needed] 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 25 November 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 29 October 2011

José Fernando Viana de Santana, simply known as, Fernandão (born 27 March 1987), is a Brazilian footballer. He is a Striker who plays for Bursaspor, on loan from Atlético Paranaense.


Fernandão started his career with America-RJ in 2006. In 2008 he was signed by Tombense, a proxy club for the investor. He was loaned to Flamengo in September.

Fernandão played for Volta Redonda in 2009 Campeonato Carioca. In 2010 he left for Macaé Esporte Futebol Clube.

In August 2010 he was signed by Paysandu Sport Club for 2010 Campeonato Brasileiro Série C. In January 2011 he was signed by Democrata de Governador Valadares for 2011 Campeonato Mineiro. He signed a seven-month contract with Guarani on 19 May 2011, but soon departed to Palmeiras, on 26 August 2011.[2] Fernandão's first appearance for Palmeiras came in the derby against Corinthians on 28 August 2011, where he came as a substitute at half time and scored 7 minutes later giving Palmeiras an important 2-1 victory.

In January 2014, Fernandão joined Turkish Süper Lig team Bursaspor for a fee of 400,000 Euros. He scored two goals on his debut match against Eskişehirspor which is won by Bursaspor 3-1 at Bursa Atatürk Stadium.


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