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Wélton Araújo Melo

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Full nameWélton Araújo Melo
Date of birthApril 17, 1975(age 41)
Place of birthCambuci, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Height1.82 m (5 ft 11.6 in)
Playing positionStriker

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Wélton Araújo Melo (born April 17, 1975 in Cambuci, Rio de Janeiro) is a former Brazilian footballer. He last played striker role for the Seattle Sounders of USL First Division.

Prior to playing for the Sounders, Welton was a two-time Major League Soccer all-star. During his career he played for the Miami Fusion, New England Revolution, Los Angeles Galaxy and Fredrikstad FK (in Norway). He is a member of the 30/30 club, scoring over 30 career goals and 30 career assists (43 and 34 respectively).

Melo currently resides in the Seattle area and plays on a local team.

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