|Full name||Dirceu Francisco Xavier|
|Date of birth||December 18, 1977|
|Place of birth||Cabo Frio, Brazil|
|Height||1.77 m (5 ft 9 1⁄2 in)|
|Playing position||Defensive midfielder|
|2007–2008||→ Maccabi Petah Tikva (loan)||1||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11:45, 24 October 2009 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).
Dirceu Francisco Xavier (born December 18, 1977 in Cabo Frio), nicknamed Xavier Dirceu or just Xavier, and sometimes misspelled Xavier Dirção, is a Brazilian football player currently playing for São Bernardo.
He helped Maccabi Haifa to its tenth championship in 2005. Dirceu joined the club as an unknown (from Santo André of Brazil), but quickly became the top defensive midfielder in the Israeli Premier League.
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