|Full name||Fausto Jorge Dias Lourenço|
|Date of birth||19 January 1987|
|Place of birth||Miranda do Corvo, Portugal|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|2006–2007||→ Tourizense (loan)||16||(3)|
|2007–2008||→ Anadia (loan)||25||(8)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 May 2017.
Fausto was born in Miranda do Corvo, Coimbra District. An unsuccessful youth graduate at FC Porto he began his professional career with Académica de Coimbra, but never appeared officially for the team, going on to serve loans at third division sides G.D. Tourizense and Anadia FC.
In July 2008, Fausto moved to Bulgaria with PFC Lokomotiv Mezdra in the A PFG, appearing regularly and failing to score in the league as the club finished in eighth position. In the following years he played in Cyprus and Switzerland, without no impact whatsoever.