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Felipe Melo

Personal information
Full nameFelipe Melo Vicente de Carvalho
Date of birthJune 26, 1983(age 33)
Place of birthVolta Redonda, Brazil
Height1.83 m
Playing positionDefensive Midfielder
Club information
Current clubGalatasaray
Number10

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Felipe Melo Vicente de Carvalho (born June 26, 1983 in Volta Redonda) is a Brazilian footballer who currently plays as a midfielder for Turkish Süper Lig team, Galatasaray SK on loan from Serie A team, Juventus.

Melo is a Brazilian international and played in 2010 FIFA World Cup. He arrived in Europe in 2005 and had played for top division clubs likes Fiorentina, Almería, Racing Santander and Mallorca. He also holds Spanish nationality since the 2007 08 season, thus not consumed the non-EU registration quota for new signing from abroad of Serie A.


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