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Marcelinho Paraíba

Personal information
Full nameMarcelo dos Santos
Date of birthMay 17, 1975(age 41)
Place of birthCampina Grande, Brazil
Height1.74 m (5 ft 8.5 in)
Playing positionAttacking Midfielder
Second striker
Club information
Current clubSport

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:For other people, See Marcelinho (disambiguation).

Marcelo dos Santos (born 17 May 1975 in Campina Grande, Brazil), better known as "Marcelinho Paraíba" or simply "Marcelinho", is a Brazilian footballer currently playing for Sport Recife, in the Brazilian Série B.

In Brazil, he is also known as "Marcelinho Paraíba", referring to the state in which he was born.

He was arguably one of the best playmakers in the Bundesliga because of his extravagant skills that include his visionary passing, abundance of tricks and his world class technique.

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