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Edite Fernandes

Personal information
Full nameEdite Cristiana Fernandes
Playing positionForward
Club information
Current clubAtlético Madrid

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Edite Fernandes (born 10 October 1979) is a Portuguese women's football player who is captain of the full Portugal women's national football team. She plays club football for Atlético Madrid Féminas.

Edite Fernandes began her career with local club Boavista, before moving to Lisbon side 1º Dezembro at age 19. She would win nine Portuguese Liga titles and three Portuguese Cups at the two clubs before moving abroad to play in China and Spain.

She has played for several clubs in Spain, and joined Arsenal Ladies F.C. for pre-season training but did not sign a permanent deal with the club.

Edite Fernandes has made 81 appearances for Portugal, including 13 FIFA Women's World Cup qualifying matches. She made her debut in a friendly match against Belgium at Cantanhede in 1997.

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