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Roger Duarte de Oliveira

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Place of birth  Belo Horizonte, Brazil
2006–2007  Atlético Mineiro
Height  1.84 m
Playing position  Centre back
2008–2011  São Paulo
Weight  71 kg
Full name  Roger Duarte de Oliveira
Date of birth  (1995-01-11) 11 January 1995 (age 22)
Current team  América Futebol Clube (#13 / Defender)

Roger Duarte de Oliveira (born 11 January 1995), known as Roger Duarte or simply Roger, is a Brazilian footballer who plays for América Mineiro as a central defender.


Club career

Born in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Roger represented Atlético Mineiro, São Paulo and América Mineiro as a youth. In 2016, he was promoted to the main squad by manager Givanildo Oliveira.

Roger made his first team debut on 20 April 2016, starting in a 1–1 Copa do Brasil away draw against Red Bull Brasil. He made his Série A debut on 28 May, coming on as a second-half substitute for Hélder Maurílio in a 1–1 draw at Cruzeiro.

Personal life

Roger is physically likened to Brazil international defender David Luiz, mainly due to his hair and footballing position.


América Mineiro
  • Campeonato Mineiro: 2016
  • References

    Roger Duarte de Oliveira Wikipedia

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