Fernando Menegazzo

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Fernando Menegazzo
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Personal information
Date of birth (1981-05-03) 3 May 1981 (age 36)
Place of birth Anita Garibaldi, Brazil
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Central Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Club Brugge
Number 6
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999–2003 Juventude 36 (6)
2002 Grêmio (loan) 9 (0)
2003–2005 Siena 24 (2)
2005 Catania (loan) 18 (0)
2005–2011 Bordeaux 155 (17)
2011–2014 Al-Shabab 68 (10)
2014 Club Brugge 10 (1)
National team
2003–2007 Brazil 8 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 13 August 2015.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 16 July 2006

Fernando Menegazzo (born 3 May 1981 in Anita Garibaldi) is a former footballer from Brazil who played as a central midfielder.

Football career[edit]

Fernando joined French Ligue 1 side FC Girondins de Bordeaux in summer 2005, on loan from A.C. Siena. He made the move permanent a year later. He played an important role as Bordeaux finished runners-up for the 2005–06 Ligue 1 season, and qualified for the 2006–07 UEFA Champions League season.

In the summer of 2007, despite several of his teammates leaving the club, such as Julien Faubert, Stéphane Dalmat, Rio Antonio Mavuba, and Vladimír Šmicer, he signed a new improved four-year contract with Bordeaux.[1] He also played for the Brazil national football team when they won the 2007 Copa America.

On 16 June 2011, Fernando signed a three-year deal with Saudi Arabian club Al-Shabab at the request of coach Michel Preud'homme.

He was signed by Club Brugge in June 2014 again at the request of coach Michel Preud'homme. He left the club in December 2014.

Honours[edit]

Club[edit]

Al-Shabab
Bordeaux

International[edit]

Brazil

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fernando renews ties with Bordeaux". UEFA.com. 2007-07-31. 

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