Michel Macedo Rocha Machado
|Full name||Michel Macedo Rocha Machado|
|Date of birth||15 February 1990|
|Place of birth||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Height||1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Playing position||Right back|
|Current club||Atlético Mineiro|
|2012–||→ Atlético Mineiro (loan)||10||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 9 November 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).
Formed in the academies of Soft Lazer, the young right back Michel began his football career at seven years old. His play stood out and he landed in the youth system of Botafogo, where in a match against Flamengo's youth team he drew the attention of the coaching staff of the scarlet-black, and was invited to play at Estádio da Gávea.
Atlético Mineiro (loan)
Michel only made his league debut almost a year later, in a 0-1 away defeat against Santos on 13 June 2013.
- Atlético Mineiro
- OFFICIAL, Michel signs for Almeria seven years FootballPress.net
- Almería vs. Mallorca 2-1 Soccerway.com
- Almeria off the mark; ESPN FC, 20 September 2009
- Almería confirma ida de lateral Michel para o Galo (Almería confirms Michel Macedo's loan to Galo); LANCE!Net, 19 July 2012 (Portuguese)
- El Almería cede a Michel al At. Mineiro (Almería loans Michel to At. Mineiro); Almería's official website, 19 July 2012 (Spanish)