Sanfrecce sign Brazilian midfielder

Tue, 27 Dec 2016 - 20:47 JST
Sanfrecce sign Brazilian midfielder

Sanfrecce Hiroshima on Monday announced the signing of midfielder Felipe from Brazil’s Atletico Paranaense on a full transfer.

The 26-year-old has spent most of this season on loan to Brazilian Serie B side Ceara, where he has scored four goals in 28 appearances.

Felipe previously represented Brazil at the Under-19 level, coming to Japan in 2008 to take part in the Sendai Cup International Youth Football Tournament.