He started his professional at Grmio. He was signed by Eintracht Frankfurt on 9 July 2002. He then return to Brazil to play for Botafogo on loan, and signed by Las Palmas in January 2004. He then moved to Ceuta in summer 2004, and then back to Botafogo on 22 February 2005. But on 25 August 2005, he was signed by Grenoble Foot 38 of Ligue 2.
He won 1999 FIFA U-17 World Championship with Brazil.