Fernandinho transferred to his former team Athletico Paranense – The world-famous midfielder, who ended his long and successful European career, will run the ball in his country in the last part of his career.
Brazilian defensive midfielder Fernandinho, who played a major role in Manchester City’s success with Pep Guardiola, reached an agreement with Athletico Paranense, one of his country’s teams. The veteran player, who said goodbye to the English team with the end of the breathtaking season, returned to Paranense, where he played between 2002-2005.
Fernandinho, who first came to Europe in the 2005-2006 season with Shakhtar Donetsk, coached by Mircea Lucescu, played for this team for eight seasons. The 37-year-old midfielder, who transferred to Manchester City in the 2013-2014 season, became an indispensable name for every coach he worked here and extended to the team captain in the club.
won the UEFA Cup
Fernandinho, who left Ukraine with six Ukrainian League titles and one UEFA Cup, had five Premier League victories when he left City. Sambacı, who also played a major role in Manchester City’s promotion to the Champions League final in the 2020-2021 season, handed over the jersey to Rodri with the influence of his advancing age and became more of a rotation player.
Athletico Paranense, who officially announced the transfer of Fernandinho, who played 53 matches with the Brazilian National Team and enjoyed scoring twice, with seven wins, three draws and four losses in the Brazilian Serie A, which has 14 weeks left, and Vitor, the leader of the leader Palmeiras and Fenerbahce. He is in third place after Corinthians coached by Pereira.