JEF United midfielder Paulinho, currently on loan at Shonan Bellmare, will be re-loaned to Matsumoto Yamaga, the clubs announced on Monday.
The 27-year-old, who has two goals in 10 appearances this season, will play for his fifth J.League club since arriving in Japan in 2010.
“I think Matsumoto Yamaga have a lot of potential,” Paulinho said.
“I want to join my teammates in contributing toward earning promotion to the J1, and I look forward to meeting supporters at Matsumoto’s stadium”
Paulinho’s loan will run from July 1 through January 1, 2017.