Fernandinho

Born: May 4, 1985 (age 31)

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 446 articles about Fernandinho. Articles 1 to 40:
Gareth Bale celebrates with his Real Madrid teammates after opening the scoring in the Champions League semi-final second leg against Manchester City on May 4, 2016
Result: Real Madrid make Champions League final
Real Madrid book their spot in the Champions League final courtesy of a 1-0 win over Manchester City in the second leg of their semi-final at the Bernabeu.
21:38
Sadio Mane celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the Premier League match between Southampton and Manchester City on May 1, 2016
Result: Sadio Mane hits treble in Southampton win
Southampton keep their Europa League hopes alive with a 4-2 win over an understrength Manchester City in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon.
May 1, 18:23
Luka Modric of Real Madrid is flanked by Manchester City pair Fernando and Fernandinho during the Champions League semi-final first leg on April 26, 2016
Result: Manchester City, Real Madrid play out goalless draw
Manchester City and Real Madrid play out a goalless draw in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final at the Etihad on Tuesday night.
Apr 26, 21:37
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring a goal against Levante on March 2, 2016
Team News: Cristiano Ronaldo misses out for Real Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo is left out of the starting XI for Real Madrid's Champions League semi-final first leg against Manchester City after failing a fitness test.
Apr 26, 18:42
Vurnon Anita beats Joe Hart to equalise for Newcastle United against Manchester City in the Premier League on April 19, 2016
Result: Newcastle United, Manchester City share the points
Vurnon Anita cancels out a strike from Sergio Aguero as Newcastle United come from behind to draw 1-1 with Manchester City in the Premier League.
Apr 19, 21:37
Vincent Kompany directs his troops during the Premier League game between Norwich City and Manchester City on March 12, 2016
Team News: Vincent Kompany returns to Man City XI for clash against Newcastle United
Vincent Kompany returns to Manchester City's starting lineup for their Premier League match against Newcastle United.
Apr 19, 18:50
City players celebrate Sergio Aguero's opener during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on April 16, 2016
Result: Sergio Aguero hat-trick at Stamford Bridge lifts Manchester City up to third
Manchester City climb up to third place in the Premier League table with a straightforward 3-0 win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
Apr 16, 19:21
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
Fernandinho hails Claudio Ranieri impact at Leicester City
Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho claims that Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri has been "the difference" for the Foxes this season.
Apr 15, 20:19
Manchester City players in training on April 11, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Paris Saint-Germain
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final second leg between Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain at the Etihad.
Apr 11, 21:39
Joe 'head and shoulders' Hart applauds supporters during the Champions League quarter-final between Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City on April 6, 2016
Joe Hart challenges Manchester City to make away goals count
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart challenges his side to make their away goals count after holding PSG to a 2-2 draw at the Parc des Princes.
Apr 6, 22:04
Kevin de Bruyne continues to celebrate scoring during the Champions League quarter-final between Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City on April 6, 2016
Result: Manchester City hold Paris Saint-Germain to away draw
Manchester City hold Paris Saint-Germain to a 2-2 draw at the Parc des Princes to take two away goals back to the Etihad in their Champions League quarter-final.
Apr 6, 21:36
Blaise Mautuidi, Eliaquim Mangala and Joe Hart in action during the Champions League quarter-final between Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City on April 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Paris Saint-Germain 2-2 Manchester City - as it happened
Relive the 2-2 draw between PSG and Manchester City as Manuel Pellegrini's side score two away goals to take back to the Etihad in their Champions League quarter-final.
Apr 6, 18:45
Little Kevin De Bruyne celebrates with David Silva and Fernandinho during the Premier League match between Bournemouth and Manchester City on April 2, 2016
Result: Dominant Manchester City ease to victory at Bournemouth
Three goals inside the opening 19 minutes help Manchester City on their way to a 4-0 win away at Bournemouth in the Premier League.
Apr 2, 16:54
A broody Kevin de Bruyne celebrates with Sergio Aguero during the game between Man City and Crystal Palace on January 16, 2016
Team News: Kevin De Bruyne returns for Manchester City
Kevin De Bruyne returns to the Manchester City lineup for the trip to Bournemouth.
Apr 2, 14:06
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring in the Manchester derby on March 20, 2016
Result: Marcus Rashford fires Manchester United to derby glory
Marcus Rashford scores the only goal of the Manchester derby to hand Man Utd a 1-0 victory over Man City, closing the gap on the top four to just one point.
Mar 20, 17:55
Manchester City's Vincent Kompany vies with Dynamo Kiev's Oleg Gusev on March 15, 2016
Result: Manchester City seal their first ever quarter-final spot in the Champions League
Manchester City seal a place in the quarter-finals of the Champions League for the first time in their history following a stalemate against Dynamo Kiev.
Mar 15, 21:40
Raheem Sterling clutches his afro after missing a shot during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Team News: Raheem Sterling drops to Manchester City bench
Raheem Sterling drops out of the Manchester City starting XI for the visit of Aston Villa.
Mar 5, 14:09
James Milner is mounted by teammates after scoring during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Manchester City on March 2, 2016
Result: Liverpool dent Manchester City title hopes
Liverpool deal a major blow to Manchester City's title hopes with a commanding 3-0 victory over Manuel Pellegrini's side at Anfield.
Mar 2, 21:51
Simon Mignolet saves a Sergio Aguero shot during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Jurgen Klopp plays down Simon Mignolet's League Cup final blunder
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp plays down Simon Mignolet's goalkeeping mistake during Sunday's League Cup final defeat to Manchester City.
Mar 1, 14:09
Simon Mignolet claims the ball as Vincent Kompany attacks during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Liverpool keeper Simon Mignolet: 'Losing League Cup final is difficult to take'
Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet says that losing to Manchester City in the League Cup final is "hard to take".
Feb 29, 18:41
Jurgen Klopp watches on during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp feels like "s***" after losing Capital One Cup final
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits that he feels like "s***" after losing the Capital One Cup final to Manchester City in a penalty shootout.
Feb 29, 10:24
Jurgen Klopp watches on during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'We must carry on after League Cup defeat'
Jurgen Klopp says that his Liverpool side must "carry on" after losing the League Cup final to Manchester City on penalties.
Feb 28, 20:18
Fernandinho celebrates scoring during the League Cup final between Liverpool and Manchester City on February 28, 2016
Fernandinho: 'Manchester City deserve to be League Cup champions'
Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho claims that his side deserve their penalty-shootout victory over Liverpool in the League Cup final at Wembley.
Feb 28, 20:00
Vincent Kompany lifts the League Cup trophy on February 28, 2016
Vincent Kompany "so proud" of Manchester City team after League Cup triumph
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany expresses his pride in his side after helping them to a 3-1 penalty shootout victory over Liverpool in the League Cup final.
Feb 28, 19:51
Vincent Kompany lifts the League Cup trophy on February 28, 2016
Result: Manchester City beat Liverpool on penalties to clinch League Cup
Manchester City win their fourth League Cup courtesy of a penalty shootout victory over Liverpool at Wembley.
Feb 28, 19:19
Sergio Aguero of Manchester City celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Dynamo Kiev in the Champions League on February 24, 2016
Result: Manchester City put one foot in Champions League quarter-finals
Manchester City open up a 3-1 first-leg lead over Dynamo Kiev to put one foot in the quarter-finals of the Champions League.
Feb 24, 21:38
Sergio Aguero celebrates finding the winner during the game between Watford and Man City on January 2, 2016
Team News: Manchester City's star names return to lineup for Dynamo Kiev clash
Manchester City's star names return to the starting lineup for their Champions League last-16 clash against Dynamo Kiev.
Feb 24, 18:50
Vincent Kompany of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City at The Hawthorns on August 10, 2015
Team News: Vincent Kompany back to face Tottenham Hotspur
Vincent Kompany returns to the Manchester City XI for the top-of-the-table clash with Tottenham Hotspur.
Feb 14, 15:18
Harry Kane of Spurs is foiled by goalkeeper Joe Hart of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at White Hart Lane on May 3, 2015
Preview: Manchester City vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad.
Feb 12, 15:10
Jamie Vardy is congratulated by teammates after scoring the goal of the century during the Premier League game between Leicester and Liverpool on February 2, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Leicester City
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League top-of-the-table clash between Manchester City and Leicester City at the Etihad.
Feb 4, 16:58
Outgoing manager Manuel Pellegrini watches on during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Manchester City on February 2, 2016
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Defensive outlook was needed'
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini insists that his side's defensive approach during their 1-0 win away at Sunderland was a necessary tactic.
Feb 2, 22:31
Manchester City's Nigerian striker Kelechi Iheanacho makes his debut during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Watford at The Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England on August 29, 2015
Team News: Kelechi Iheanacho earns Manchester City start
Kelechi Iheanacho starts for Man City for their trip to Sunderland after his FA Cup heroics.
Feb 2, 18:54
Roberto Martinez and Manuel Pellegrini pictured on January 10, 2015
Manuel Pellegrini: 'Manchester City deserve to be in League Cup final'
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini insists that his side deserve to be in the final of the League Cup following their victory over Everton in the last four.
Jan 27, 22:10
Kevin De Bruyne celebrates during the League Cup game between Manchester City and Everton on January 27, 2016
Result: Manchester City overturn first-leg deficit to reach League Cup final
Manchester City overturn a first-leg deficit with a 3-1 victory over Everton to book their place in the League Cup final, where they will face Liverpool.
Jan 27, 21:42
Kevin de Bruyne topples over Tim Howard during the game between Man City and Everton on January 13, 2016
Team News: Kevin De Bruyne drops to Manchester City bench for Everton semi-final
Kevin De Bruyne drops to the bench for Manchester City in Wednesday night's Capital One Cup semi-final second leg against Everton.
Jan 27, 18:51
Sergio Aguero and Leighton Baines in action during the League Cup game between Manchester City and Everton on January 27, 2016
Live Commentary: Manchester City 3-1 Everton (Man City win 4-3 on aggregate) - as it happened
Relive Manchester City's 3-1 victory over Everton at the Etihad Stadium as the hosts overturn a first-leg deficit to book their place in the League Cup final.
Jan 27, 18:44
Wilfried Zaha of Crystal Palace is closed down by Eliaquim Mangala (R) and Aleksandar Kolorov (L) of Manchester City during the Capital One Cup fourth round match between Manchester City and Crystal Palace at the Etihad Stadium on October 28, 2015 in Manc
Preview: Manchester City vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Manchester City and Crystal Palace at the Etihad Stadium.
Jan 14, 16:13
Manchester City's Sergio Aguero slices his shot wide during the League Cup semi-final first leg against Everton at Goodison Park on January 6, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Everton
Sports Mole looks ahead to Wednesday's Premier League clash between Manchester City and Everton at the Etihad Stadium.
Jan 11, 21:05
Romelu Lukaku scores Everton's second during the League Cup semi-final first leg against Manchester City at Goodison Park on January 6, 2016
Result: Romelu Lukaku hands Everton first-leg lead against Manchester City
Romelu Lukaku's winner hands Everton a 2-1 victory over Man City in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final to give them a slender advantage at the halfway stage.
Jan 6, 21:55
Sergio Aguero celebrates finding the winner during the game between Watford and Man City on January 2, 2016
Result: Manchester City rescue late win over Watford
Manchester City score twice in the final 10 minutes to come from behind and beat Watford 2-1 at Vicarage Road to close the gap on leaders Arsenal.
Jan 2, 19:23
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CLeicester CityLeicester362211364343077
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
7Southampton361691153391457
8Liverpool3515101059481155
9Chelsea351212115548748
10Stoke CityStoke36139143852-1448
11Everton351014115549644
12Watford35128153642-644
13Swansea CitySwansea361110153750-1343
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom361011153246-1441
15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3689193964-2533
18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
RAston Villa3637262772-4516