|Full name||Argélico Fucks|
|Date of birth||4 September 1974|
|Place of birth||Santa Rosa, Brazil|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Playing position||Centre back|
|2013||Red Bull Brasil|
|2013||América de Natal|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Argel was born in Santa Rosa, Rio Grande do Sul. In his country he played for Sport Club Internacional, Santos FC and Sociedade Esportiva Palmeiras, with a brief stint in Japan in between and an unsuccessful spell at Portugal's FC Porto, which finished after a serious run-in with the board of directors, and prompted his Brazil return.
In 2001 he returned to Portugal with S.L. Benfica, which he helped win the league in his fourth season and the domestic supercup, the former after an 11-year drought (with the player contributing with ten games and one goal).
After falling down the stoppers' pecking order at Benfica, Argel had an unassuming six-month stay at Racing de Santander, going on to retire in 2007 after representing Cruzeiro Esporte Clube, Canoas Sport Club and China's Zhejiang Lucheng FC. After his retirement he started a managerial career, first being hired as Guaratinguetá Futebol's head coach on 8 February 2008, being sacked exactly one year later. Three days later, he was hired by Sociedade Esportiva e Recreativa Caxias do Sul.
It was announced as coach of the International on August 13, 2015. Where did the second best of the Brasileirão in the second round. In 2016 he won the Campeonato Gaúcho and Recopa Gaúcha, being their titles in command of the club.
After a Brasilerão, where he arrived to lead for several rounds even with a football does not convicente, was fired on the night of July 11. but hours later it was renamed for the third time in command of the Figueirense.
|1996||Verdy Kawasaki||J. League 1||14||0|
|2004/05||Racing Santander||La Liga||2||0|
|2007||Hangzhou Greentown||Super League||22||1|
- Brazil U-20
- Campeonato Catarinense: 2015
- "Argel: "Joguei numa posição que nunca foi a minha"" [Argel: "I always played out of position"] (in Portuguese). Record. 11 February 2000. Retrieved 4 December 2014.
- "Argel é o novo técnico do Guaratinguetá" [Argel is new Guaratinguetá coach] (in Portuguese). Placar. 8 March 2008. Archived from the original on 20 April 2009. Retrieved 13 April 2009.
- "Após demitir Argel, Guaratinguetá contrata Estevam Soares" [After firing Argel, Guaratinguetá hires Estevam Soares] (in Portuguese). Terra. 2 February 2009. Retrieved 13 April 2009.
- "Ex-zagueiro Argel é o novo técnico do Caxias" [Former stopper Argel is new Caxias coach] (in Portuguese). Terra. 5 February 2009. Retrieved 13 April 2009.
- Inicio de trabalho! (Work starts)[dead link] (Portuguese)
- Argel se apresenta na Sala de Imprensa (Argel introduces himself in press room); Criciúma's official website, 9 April 2010 (Portuguese)
- "Após reunião, Argel deixa Figueirense e assumirá como novo técnico do Inter" [After meeting, Argel leaves Figueirense and will take over as new manager of Inter] (in Portuguese). Globo Esporte. 13 August 2015. Retrieved 15 August 2015.
- "Após sexto jogo sem vitória no Brasileirão, Argel é demitido do Inter" (in Portuguese). Globo Esporte. 11 July 2016. Retrieved 12 July 2016.
- "Demitido do Inter, Argel é anunciado como novo treinador do Figueirense" (in Portuguese). UOL. 11 July 2016. Retrieved 12 July 2016.
- Argel – FIFA competition record
- "Eurosport.com scores headline profanity sensation". The Register. 11 September 2001. Retrieved 30 December 2006.
- "Making a name for themselves". Laugh FC. 6 November 2003. Archived from the original on 23 November 2005. Retrieved 30 December 2006.
- "Argel". Footballdatabase. Retrieved 14 June 2015.
- "Argel". National Football Teams. Retrieved 15 May 2015.