|Full name||Diego Maurício Machado de Brito|
|Date of birth||June 25, 1991|
|Place of birth||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|2013||→ Sport Recife (loan)||5||(0)|
|2015||→ Al-Qadisiyah FC (loan)||5||(0)|
|2016||→ Shijiazhuang Ever Bright (loan)||25||(4)|
|2017–2018||→ Gangwon FC (loan)||71||(20)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 November 2019|
After working in the club's youth team with coach Rogério Lourenço for several years, in 2010 he got promoted to the professional team by the same coach. He debuted for Flamengo on May 23, 2010 in a 3-1 win against Grêmio Prudente, at Maracanã Stadium, as a substitute and suffered a penalty in the final minutes. It is considered a great promise of the club, a player with good physical size and skill, many fans compare Maurício to Didier Drogba, calling him Drogbinha, which means the Little Drogba.
On August 14, 2012 Russian club Alania Vladikavkaz signed Diego Maurício from Flamengo for €2,8 million. After A loan spell back at Brazil, he signed for top division Portuguese club Vitória F.C. in July 2014.
- (Correct as of August 14, 2012[update])
|Club||Season||State League||Brazilian Série A||Copa do Brasil||Copa Libertadores||Copa Sudamericana||Total|
- Flamengo - October 1, 2009 to September 30, 2012.
- Chanapinijwong, Jedsada (5 July 2016). "THE INVISIBLE : 10 แข้งต่างชาติที่ไร้ตัวตนในไทยลีก" (in Thai). footballchannelasia. Archived from the original on 2016-08-17. Retrieved 6 July 2016.
- Menos de 4 mil pagam para ver Fla vencer o Prudente no Maracanã (in Portuguese). Globoesporte.com. May 23, 2010. Retrieved June 4, 2010.
- Flamengo empata em 1 a 1 com o Avaí no Maracanã[permanent dead link] (in Portuguese). July 21, 2010. Flamengo.com.br. Retrieved July 23, 2010.
- Flamengo sai na frente, cochila, e Avaí arranca empate no Maracanã (in Portuguese). July 21, 2010. Globoesporte.com. Retrieved July 23, 2010.
- Flamengo recusa oferta de R$ 11,5 milhões por Diego Maurício (in Portuguese). May 12, 2011. Globoesporte.com. Retrieved May 12, 2011.
- Fla negocia Diego Maurício para Rússia: 'Sai muito feliz', diz empresário (in Portuguese). August 14, 2012. Globoesporte.com. Retrieved August 14, 2012.
- Flamengo official website (in Portuguese)
- Flaestatística (in Portuguese)
- CBF Registry[permanent dead link] (in Portuguese)