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Personal information
Full nameMarcos André Batista dos Santos
Date of birth13 March 1974(age 42)
Place of birthNazaré, Bahia,
Height1.82 m (5 ft 11.6 in)
Playing positionMidfielder
Club information
Current clubGrêmio Osasco (Manager)

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"Vampeta", born Marcos André Batista dos Santos, (born 13 March 1974, in Nazaré) is a former Brazilian professional football player and current coach of Grêmio Osasco. He has played in midfield. He represented Brazil from 1998 until 2002, winning the 1999 Copa América and the 2002 FIFA World Cup.

Vampeta, his nickname, is a fusion of the words "vampiro" (Portuguese for vampire) and "capeta" (Portuguese for devil).

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