|Name Demerson Costa |
Role Soccer Player
Siblings Isabella Costa
Career start 2002
|Weight 81 kg|
Height 1.84 m
|Spouse Morgana Mayra Polidoro Santos (m. 2013)|
Current teams Esporte Clube Bahia (#29 / Defender), Jiangxi Liansheng F.C.
DEMERSON DEFENDER CHAPECOENSE 2016
Demerson Bruno Costa (born 16 March 1986), simply known as Demerson, is a Brazilian footballer who plays as a central defender for Sarawak in the Malaysia Super League.
After representing hometown clubs Atlético Mineiro and América Mineiro as a youth, Demerson made his senior debut with Corinthians Alagoano in 2004. After a loan stint at Luziânia and a short spell at Itaúna, he signed for Série A club Cruzeiro in 2008.
Demerson being loaned out to Goytacaz and Cabofriense. On 19 May 2009 he signed for Coritiba.
Demerson made his top tier debut on 24 May 2009, in Coritiba Foot Ball Club he achieved national recognition in football. Where he captured two State League titles in Campeonato Paranaense (2010,2012) and National Title of Campeonato Brasileiro Série B in 2010. And he reached the incredible Guinness Book record "World's Most Victorious Team" in 2011 totaling twenty-four consecutive wins.
On 22 January 2013, Demerson signed a two-year contract with Bahia. He was an undisputed starter for the club during the 2014 season, he was elected the best defender of the Campeonato Baiano in 2014 season, he captured one State League title in Campeonato Baiano
On 19 February 2015 Demerson moved abroad, after agreeing to a contract with China League One side Jiangxi Liansheng F.C.. where he was captain in 2015 season and played in thirty-one matches. On 29 February of the following year he returned to his home country, signing for Paraná, but left the club on 4 May 2016 after being hired by Associação Chapecoense de Futebol.
On 12 May 2016, Demerson joined Chapecoense.
Demerson did not board LaMia Airlines Flight 2933 for the 2016 Copa Sudamericana Finals, which crashed and killed 19 of his fellow teammates. Chapecoense named Copa Sudamericana winners after plane crash. As a result, Demerson left Brazil and signing with Sarawak for the 2017 Malaysia Super League Season.