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Piracaia (footballer)

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Place of birth  Sao Paulo, Brazil
Role  Football player
Playing position  Midfielder
Height  1.71 m

Name  Marcelo Oliveira
Years  Team
Position  Midfielder
–1992  C.A. Bragantino
Current team  Musan Salama
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Full name  Marcelo Goncalves de Oliveira
Date of birth  (1971-04-17) April 17, 1971 (age 44)

Marcelo Gonçalves de Oliveira known as Piracaia (born April 17, 1971 in São Paulo) is a Brazilian football player. He currently plays and works as an assistant coach for the Finnish third tier club Musan Salama.


Piracaia has played 17 seasons and 324 matches in Finnish Veikkausliiga. In the six games of the 1998–99 UEFA Champions League group stage he was in the opening line-up of HJK Helsinki. Piracaia has also played in the top divisions of Sweden, Algeria and Tunisia.



  • Finnish championship: 1993, 1996
  • Swedish championship: 1998
  • Finnish Cup winner: 1998
  • Personal:

  • Ilta-Sanomat Player of the Year Award: 1993
  • statistics

    with USM Blida

  • 2000-2001 : (27 matchs, 1 goal, 6 assist)
  • 2001-2002 : (23 matchs, 3 goal, 15 assist)
  • References

    Piracaia (footballer) Wikipedia