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|Full name||Mauricio Salles de Alencar|
|Date of birth||March 1, 1978|
|Place of birth||Salvador, Brazil|
|Height||6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
|Rochester Lancers (indoor)|
|2004–2005||Puerto Rico Islanders||51||(25)|
|2011-present||Rochester Lancers (indoor)||68||(78)|
|2013||VSI Tampa Bay FC||23||(10)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of July 3, 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
Mauricio Salles (born March 1, 1978 in Salvador) is a Brazilian footballer who currently plays for Rochester Lancers of the Major Arena Soccer League. On January 20, 2010 he was ranked 25th in the USL First Division Top 25 of the Decade, which announced a list of the best and most influential players of the previous decade.
Salles began his professional career in the United States in 2004 with the Puerto Rico Islanders where he holds the distinction of being their all time goal scorer. He later left for the Montreal Impact in 2006, and then to the Atlanta Silverbacks in January 2007. That same season he moved to Japan with Omiya Ardija, where he scored one goal in eight appearances, before returning to the United States with the Rochester Rhinos in 2008.
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- "MAJOR TRADE BRINGS PAIR OF PROVEN GOAL SCORERS TO ATLANTA SILVERBACKS". Atlanta Silverbacks. 2007-01-11. Retrieved 2008-06-19.
- "Player profile". World Soccer Stats. Retrieved 2008-06-19.