- Current club: Parma Calcio 1913
- Date of Birth: 27 November 1981
- Birthplace: Póvoa de Varzim, Póvoa de Varzim, Portugal
- Position: Defender, Centre-back, Centre back
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Rangers will reportedly a fresh £1m offer for Graham Dorrans, who is deemed surplus to requirements at Norwich City.
FC Porto continued their reign at top after beating Maritimo comfortably at the Dragao. Porto are six points clear of a second placed Sporting.
Porto completed a memorable season in the Portuguese top flight this season as they managed to win their third title in three years to continue their domestic dominance. The 6-0 victory over Estrela Amadora sealed the title.
Man Utd's assistant coach Carlos Queiroz has revealed that Miguel Veloso and other Portuguese players - although the club are interested in them - are not the club's priorities. Veloso is said to also be wanted by Real Madrid.