Emerson dos Santos da Silva
|Full name||Emerson dos Santos da Silva|
|Date of birth||3 May 1983|
|Place of birth||Taguatinga, Brazil|
|Height||1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|Playing position||Centre back|
|2015||→ Avaí (loan)||20||(2)|
|2016–||→ Botafogo (loan)||21||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 December 2016.
Born in Taguatinga, Federal District, Emerson was a Gama youth graduate. After making his senior debut in 2002, he moved to São Caetano in 2005. In 2006, he was in Guarani, when in the middle of that year he went to Flamengo. Having stayed one month at Flamengo, Emerson ended up finishing that year as player Veranópolis. In 2007, around May, replaced by the Veranópolis Fortress where he remained until the end of the season.
Began the year 2008 in Sertãozinho, however, two months later, came to rescind his contract with the club in order to go play in Avaí Futebol Clube which became one of the highlights of the team in winning access The series in the Campeonato Brasileiro Serie B 2008.
In 2009, Emerson had great prominence along with the best Avai in a campaign of Santa Catarina a club in Serie A Brazilian Championship, finishing in sixth place with 57 points.
Emerson, who made his debut at Avaí on March 5, 2008 in an international friendly before the selection of Jamaica in the Avaí won 2-0, reached a staggering 100 games for the club on February 21, 2010 when Avaí tied for the 1-1 with Joinville in Joinville.
- (Correct as of October 16, 2010[update])
|Club||Season||State League||Brazilian Série A||Copa do Brasil||Copa Sudamericana||Total|
- Copa do Brasil: 2006
- Campeonato Catarinense: 2009, 2010
- Campeonato Paranaense: 2011, 2012
- Best defender Campeonato Catarinense: 2009, 2010