Fernandinho

Born: May 4, 1985 (age 32)

Height: 5'10" (178cm)

Hometown: Londrina, Brazil
Nationality: Brazil Brazilian

Position: Midfielder
Team: Manchester City (no. 25)
Fernandinho of Manchester City during the UEFA Champions League Group D match between Manchester City and Juventus at the Etihad Stadium on September 15, 2015
Career History
Senior2013-Manchester City
International2011-Brazil
Sports Mole has 591 articles about Fernandinho. Articles 1 to 40:
Pep Guardiola gesticulates during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on October 21, 2017
Pep Guardiola: 'Phil Foden, Brahim Diaz are ready for debuts'
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola hints that teenagers Phil Foden and Brahim Diaz could make their full debuts for the club soon, insisting they are "ready".
Nov 20, 14:27
Neymar in action during the international friendly between Japan and Brazil on November 10, 2017
Result: England, Brazil play out goalless draw
England and Brazil play out a goalless draw in Tuesday night's international friendly at Wembley.
Nov 14, 21:52
Fernandinho leaves the field after seeing red during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Report: Fernandinho to sign one-year contract extension
A report claims that Fernandinho, described as one of the best defensive midfielders in the world by boss Pep Guardiola, will be offered a one-year contract extension.
Nov 5, 12:51
Arsenal's Arsene Wenger offers a hand to Manchester City's Pep Guardiola following the FA Cup semi-final on April 23, 2017
Combined XI: Manchester City vs. Arsenal
Ahead of Sunday's Premier League showdown between leaders Manchester City and Arsenal, Sports Mole selects a combined XI from the two squads.
Nov 3, 11:41
Sergio Aguero celebrates netting the third during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Team News: Sergio Aguero starts for Manchester City
Sergio Aguero is back in Manchester City's starting lineup for their Champions League trip to Napoli.
Nov 1, 18:37
Fernandinho leaves the field after seeing red during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Fernandinho expects difficult atmosphere against Napoli at Stadio San Paolo
Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho warns his teammates to expect a volatile atmosphere when the Sky Blues travel to face Napoli away in the Champions League.
Oct 30, 18:56
Fernandinho leaves the field after seeing red during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho: 'Still work to be done'
Fernandinho challenges his Manchester City teammates to maintain their current form and lift the Premier League title to be considered the greatest of all time.
Oct 29, 13:44
Raheem Sterling scores City's third during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City on October 28, 2017
Result: Manchester City regain five point lead at top with win over West Bromwich Albion
Manchester City regain their five-point lead at the top of the Premier League table with a 3-2 win over West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns.
Oct 28, 16:57
Pep Guardiola embraces Sergio Aguero during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on October 21, 2017
Team News: Sergio Aguero on Manchester City bench
Sergio Aguero starts on the bench for Manchester City's trip to West Bromwich Albion.
Oct 28, 14:06
Jay Rodriguez equalises during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City on October 28, 2017
Live Commentary: West Bromwich Albion 2-3 Manchester City - as it happened
Relive how Manchester City survived a couple of scares to beat West Bromwich Albion 3-2 at The Hawthorns, courtesy of Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates.
Oct 28, 14:00
A general shot of the corner flag at the Etihad Stadium prior to Manchester City's Premier League clash with Middlesbrough on November 5, 2016
Oleksandr Zinchenko hoping for Manchester City chance
Young Manchester City attacker Oleksandr Zinchenko says that he is 'hopeful' of making his club debut against Wolverhampton Wanderers tonight.
Oct 24, 16:38
Sergio Aguero in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Everton on August 21, 2017
Team News: Sergio Aguero starts for Manchester City
Sergio Aguero is back in the fold as Manchester City welcome Burnley to the Etihad.
Oct 21, 14:02
Gabriel Jesus celebrates scoring the second during the Champions League group game between Manchester City and Napoli on October 17, 2017
Result: Manchester City beat Napoli to extend winning run
Early goals from in-form duo Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus pave the way for Manchester City to edge past Napoli 2-1 in the Champions League.
Oct 17, 21:38
Kevin De Bruyne celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Shakhtar Donetsk on September 26, 2017
Result: Devastating Manchester City hit Stoke City for seven to go clear at the top
Manchester City demolish Stoke City 7-2 to go two points clear at the top of the league.
Oct 14, 16:52
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Live Commentary: Manchester City 7-2 Stoke City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Manchester City's 7-2 victory over Stoke City.
Oct 14, 13:57
Fabinho celebrates scoring during the Ligue 1 game between PSG and Monaco on March 20, 2016
Report: Monaco midfielder Fabinho on Manchester City radar
Versatile Monaco midfielder Fabinho, a former target for Jose Mourinho at Manchester United, is now reportedly wanted by rivals Manchester City.
Oct 11, 13:17
Liverpool defender Joel Matip in action during his side's Premier League clash with Newcastle United at St James' Park on October 1, 2017
Jamie Redknapp: 'Liverpool defenders are not good enough'
Former Liverpool captain Jamie Redknapp believes that the club are paying the price for failing to bring in Virgil van Dijk from Southampton during the summer.
Oct 3, 16:52
Tiemoue Bakayoko and N'Golo Kante deny all knowledge as Raheem Sterling goes down during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on September 30, 2017
Result: Manchester City outclass Chelsea to regain top spot
Kevin De Bruyne scores against his former club to hand Manchester City a 1-0 win over champions Chelsea as Pep Guardiola's side regain top spot in the Premier League.
Sep 30, 19:23
Eden Hazard in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Team News: Eden Hazard makes first Premier League start of season
Eden Hazard makes his first Premier League start of the season as Chelsea welcome Manchester City.
Sep 30, 16:33
Fernandinho leaves the field after seeing red during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Fernandinho pleased with "huge step" in Champions League
Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho says that his side have taken "a huge step" towards reaching the last=16 stage of the Champions League with their win over Shakhtar Donetsk.
Sep 27, 18:24
City players line up for a team photo prior to the Champions League game between Manchester City and Shakhtar Donetsk on September 26, 2017
Team News: Gabriel Jesus, Sergio Aguero start for Manchester City
Gabriel Jesus starts alongside Sergio Aguero as Manchester City welcome Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League.
Sep 26, 18:36
Fernandinho leaves the field after seeing red during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Fernandinho expects tough test against former club Shakhtar Donetsk
Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho expects Shakhtar Donetsk to fight fire with fire by attacking at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday night.
Sep 25, 14:40
Leroy Sane celebrates the fourth during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Fernandinho: 'Leroy Sane could achieve highest level for club and country'
Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho is confident that teammate Leroy Sane has the ability to become one of the best players in Europe.
Sep 24, 13:00
Leroy Sane celebrates the fourth during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Team News: Leroy Sane in for Gabriel Jesus
Leroy Sane partners Sergio Aguero up front as Manchester City welcome Crystal Palace.
Sep 23, 14:06
Fernandinho leaves the field after seeing red during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Burnley on January 2, 2017
Fernandinho 'to sign new Manchester City deal'
Brazilian midfielder Fernandinho is on the verge of signing a new deal with Manchester City, according to a report.
Sep 21, 13:24
Gabriel Jesus celebrates the third with Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling during the Premier League game between Watford and Manchester City on September 16, 2017
Result: Manchester City thrash Watford to go top of Premier League table
Manchester City go top of the Premier League table after clinching an emphatic 6-0 win over Watford in Saturday's Premier League clash at Vicarage Road.
Sep 16, 16:57
Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling in action during his side's Premier League clash with Hull City at the Etihad Stadium on Boxing Day
Team News: Raheem Sterling back for Manchester City
Raheem Sterling is back in the fold as Manchester City travel to Watford.
Sep 16, 14:05
John Stones in action for Manchester City on August 24, 2016
Result: John Stones scores twice as Manchester City cruise past Feyenoord
Manchester City start their Champions League campaign with a comfortable 4-0 victory away at Feyenoord.
Sep 13, 21:36
Ederson in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Everton on August 21, 2017
Team News: Ederson starts for Manchester City
Ederson is fit enough to start between the posts for Manchester City in their Champions League trip to Feyenoord.
Sep 13, 18:35
Gabriel Jesus celebrates with Kevin De Bruyne after scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Result: Manchester City thrash Liverpool after Sadio Mane red card
Manchester City move to the top of the Premier League table with a 5-0 victory over Liverpool, who had Sadio Mane dismissed during the first half.
Sep 9, 14:29
Philippe Coutinho in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on March 12, 2017
Team News: Philippe Coutinho out, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain on bench for Liverpool
Philippe Coutinho misses out on Liverpool's trip to Manchester City, while new signing Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is named on the bench.
Sep 9, 11:32
Gabriel Jesus of Brazil takes a pass during the FIFA Under-20 World Cup semi-final against Senegal on June 17, 2015
Brazil contingent head back to England on private jet
Willian, Roberto Firmino, Philippe Coutinho, Gabriel Jesus, Fernandinho and Ederson are pictured returning to England following Brazil's 1-1 draw with Colombia.
Sep 6, 11:49
Philippe Coutinho in action during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on March 12, 2017
Manchester City, Liverpool 'team up to hire private jet for Brazilian players'
Manchester City and Liverpool join together to hire a private jet to fly their Brazilian stars back to the UK in good time ahead of Saturday's lunchtime kickoff.
Sep 5, 10:32
Raheem Sterling nets a last-minute winner during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Manchester City on August 26, 2017
Result: Raheem Sterling nets late winner as Manchester City beat Bournemouth
Raheem Sterling scores in the seventh minute of added-on time as Manchester City register a 2-1 win over Bournemouth in their Premier League game at the Vitality Stadium.
Aug 26, 14:33
Ederson, Jamie Murphy and Kyle Walker in action during the Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Manchester City on August 12, 2017
Result: Manchester City get off to winning start away at Brighton & Hove Albion
Manchester City beat Premier League new boys Brighton & Hove Albion 2-0 thanks to two goals in five second-half minutes at The Amex.
Aug 12, 19:23
Tottenham Hotspur defender Kyle Walker in action during the North London derby against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on November 6, 2016
Team News: Kyle Walker, Danilo start for City
Kyle Walker and Danilo make their competitive debuts for Manchester City.
Aug 12, 16:34
Ederson, Jamie Murphy and Kyle Walker in action during the Premier League game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Manchester City on August 12, 2017
Live Commentary: Brighton & Hove Albion 0-2 Manchester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Manchester City's 2-0 win against Brighton & Hove Albion, as the Citizens dug deep to earn the points.
Aug 12, 16:30
Fernando of Manchester City in action during the FA Community Shield match between Manchester City and Arsenal at Wembley Stadium on August 10, 2014
Manchester City announce sale of Fernando to Galatasaray
Manchester City announce the sale of Brazilian midfielder Fernando to Turkish giants Galatasaray for an initial fee of £4.75m.
Aug 4, 22:47
Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil pictured together on November 27, 2016
Premier League: Expiring contracts in 2017-18
Find out which players from the Premier League are entering the final 12 months of their contracts.
Aug 1, 11:37
AS Monaco's Benjamin Mendy in action against Manchester City on February 21, 2017
Manchester City agree deal for AS Monaco defender Benjamin Mendy?
Manchester City reportedly agree to sign AS Monaco defender Benjamin Mendy for a fee in excess of £51m.
Jul 22, 12:07



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