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Personal information
Full name Maylson Barbosa Teixeira
Date of birth (1989-03-06) 6 March 1989 (age 30)
Place of birth São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Youth career
2005–2007 Grêmio
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2013 Grêmio 68 (12)
2011Sport (loan) 23 (3)
2012Portuguesa (loan) 17 (1)
2013Figueirense (loan) 39 (15)
2014 Criciúma 12 (1)
2015 Chapecoense 7 (0)
2015–2016 Coimbra Esporte Clube 0 (0)
2016Red Bull Brasil (loan) 6 (0)
2016–2017 Náutico 17 (2)
2017–2018 Red Bull Brasil 1 (0)
2018 Londrina 0 (0)
2019– Náutico 0 (0)
National team
2008 Brazil U19
2009 Brazil U20 12 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 March 2019

Maylson Barbosa Teixeira (born 6 March 1989), simply known as Maylson, is a Brazilian footballer who plays as a midfielder for Náutico.

Club career[edit]


Born in São Bernardo do Campo, Maylson started his career on Grêmio in 2005, playing for the youth team. A versatile midfielder, he's one of rising stars from the club. On November 11, 2007, he made his first team debut, in a 1-0 away loss against São Paulo, playing the full match.[1] He also played the following game, a 0-3 away win over América de Natal. Maylson assisted the first goal, scored by Willian Magrão, with a brilliant pass.[2]

In January 2008, he feature in the Copa São Paulo de Futebol Júnior and after his good performances, Grêmio rejected a £3 million bid from the German company Rogon Sportmanagement.[3]

Sport Recife[edit]

Maylson joined Brazilian Série B side Sport on loan until the end of the season on 19 May 2011.[4]

International career[edit]

Brazil Youth[edit]

He was part of the Brazil Under-19 national team and was selected to play for the Brazil Under-20 national team in the 2009 South American Youth Championship.[5] On August 31, Maylson was called again for national side, this time for the 2009 FIFA U-20 World Cup.[6]




  1. ^ "São Paulo "elimina" Grêmio da Libertadores". 2007-11-11. Archived from the original on 2007-11-13.
  2. ^ "Grêmio faz 3 a 0 no América-RN e mantém sonho da Libertadores". 2008-11-24. Archived from the original on 2007-11-27.
  3. ^ "Venda Precoce". Wianey Carlet. 2008-01-30.
  4. ^ "Grêmio empresta Maylson ao Sport até o fim da Série B" (in Portuguese). 2011-05-19.
  5. ^ "Rogério Lourenço convoca Seleção Brasileira Sub-20 para Sul-Americano da Venezuela". CBF News. 2008-11-26.[permanent dead link]
  6. ^ "Rogério Lourenço convoca Seleção Brasileira Sub-20 para Mundial do Egito". CBF Official Website. 2009-08-31. Archived from the original on 2009-09-03.

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