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|Full name||Anthony Santos Menezes|
|Date of birth||November 24, 1974|
|Place of birth||Mississauga, Ontario, Canada|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|1997–1998||América Rio de Janeiro|
|1999||Bangu Rio de Janeiro|
|2006||SC Ulbra (RS)|
|2008–2010||Porto Alegre FC|
|1999–2008||Canada Beach Soccer||23||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17:47, 24 February 2007 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 22 November 2009
A 6'1, 180 lb (82 kg) defender, Menezes has a Brazilian mother and Canadian father, when he was 10, he and his family immigrated to Brazil. He played for Botafogo in Rio de Janeiro until 2001, then signed with Chinese team Nanjing Yoyo. On April 19, 2006 he signed for the Toronto Lynx and played only one season.
In November 2006, he signed for defending champions Mahindra United of the Indian National Football League, after two years in India joined back to his homeland Brazil and signed in January 2008 with Porto Alegre FC.
He made his debut for Canada in a May 1998 friendly match against Macedonia and earned a total of 27 caps, scoring no goals. He has represented Canada in 4 FIFA World Cup qualification matches and was a member of the 2000 CONCACAF Gold Cup title-winning squad. He also played with Canada at 2001 FIFA Confederations Cup in Japan. He has also played for the Beach Soccer national team from Canada.