Rômulo Borges Monteiro

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Romulo 2012.jpg
With Spartak Moscow in 2012
Personal information
Full name Rômulo Borges Monteiro
Date of birth (1990-09-19) 19 September 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth Picos, Brazil
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 12 in)
Playing position Defensive Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Spartak Moscow
Number 15
Youth career
2004–2009 Porto de Caruaru
2009–2010 Vasco da Gama
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2012 Vasco da Gama 88 (7)
2012– Spartak Moscow 15 (1)
National team
2012 Brazil Olympic 6 (1)
2011– Brazil 8 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 September 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 10 September 2012

Rômulo Borges Monteiro (born 19 September 1990) is a Brazilian footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for Spartak Moscow in the Russian Premier League. Is known for his defensive abilities and initiation of attacks from the back. "He tracks his runner well and judges his tackles with composure" and is not scared to get forward.[1]

Spartak Moscow[edit]

Romulo signed for Spartak Moscow in the summer of 2012 for a fee of around €8 million.[2] Romulo lost 1.5 years because of injury he got in the game against Rostov.


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