Deivid de Souza
, commonly known as Deivid
(born October 22, 1979 in Nova Iguaçu
), is a Brazilian football striker
who plays for Flamengo
He was transferred from Santos
, where he was paired with Robinho
, at the beginning of the 2005–2006 to Sporting Lisbon
for a sum of €3.5 million. This was the second time that he tried his hand in Europe after a short spell in France
ended roughly a year prior.
Deivid was transferred to Fenerbahçe SK in August 2006 for a sum of €4.5 million. He scored the 2nd goal in the 88th minute against Trabzonspor
on 13 May 2007 and helped Fenerbahçe
win the Turkish Super League
Championship after the game finishing 2–2 crowned them champions. However, he has not satisfied the supporters of the club yet and only performed well in a couple of matches in the last year
. Football circles were sure that his contract would be terminated by the club due to his poor performance.
Deivid proved them wrong by becoming the star of the preseason training camp and by scoring an important goal against Beşiktaş J.K.
in the Turkish Super Cup
final and by scoring the decisive goal against Internazionale
in the first match of the 2007–08 UEFA Champions League
in the Şükrü Saracoğlu Stadium
on 19 September 2007.
Deivid would score another important European goal for Fenerbahçe on the 2nd... Read More