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Alexandre Finazzi
Personal information
Full name Alexandre Silveira Finazzi
Date of birth (1973-08-20) 20 August 1973 (age 50)
Place of birth São João da Boa Vista, Brazil
Height 1.86 m
Playing position Striker
Youth career
1991 Palmeiras (São João da Boa Vista)
1991–1992 Guarani
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1992–1996 São Paulo
1997 Botafogo-SP
1998 Novo Hamburgo
1999 Gama
2000 Goiânia
2000 Sochaux 5 (0)
2001 Vila Nova-GO
2001–2003 Fortaleza
2002 Goiás (loan)
2003 Omiya Ardija (loan) 6 (1)
2003 Santa Cruz
2004 ABC
2005 América-SP 0 (0)
2005 Paulista
2005 Atlético Paranaense
2006 Fortaleza
2007 Ponte Preta 0 (0)
2007–2008 Corinthians 27 (12)
2008 São Caetano
2009 Mirassol 0 (0)
2009 Mixto 6 (0)
2009–2010 Ponte Preta 9 (6)
2010 Fortaleza 5 (2)
2010–2011 Bragantino 9 (1)
2011 Remo 0 (0)
2011 Goiânia 0 (0)
2011 Anapolina 3 (1)
2011 Bragantino 4 (0)
2012 XV de Jaú 0 (0)
2012 Goiânia 0 (0)
  • Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 December 2011 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Alexandre Silveira Finazzi (born 20 August 1973), known as Finazzi, is a Brazilian professional football manager and former professional footballer who played as a striker.


Finazzi had a journeyman career. Despite born in Brazil, he is known as Mr. Finazzi instead of other artist name derived from given name or nickname, which the latter was more common in Brazil. Finazzi had a brief spells in 2000–01 French Division 2 before returned to Brazil. It was followed by another brief career in Japan in January 2003. In June 2003 Finazzi returned to Brazil.

In January 2005 he signed a contract for América until the end of 2005 Campeonato Paulista. Finazzi was the topscorer of the state league. In May 2005 Finazzi left for Paulista for 2005 Campeonato Brasileiro Série B. In July 2005 Finazzi moved to Atlético Paranaense for 2005 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A.

In February 2006 Finazzi signed a 1-year contract with Fortaleza. The club relegated from 2006 Campeonato Brasileiro Série A. In January 2007 Finazzi left for Ponte Preta until the end of 2007 Campeonato Paulista during which he scored 12 goals. In May 2007 Finazzi was signed by another top division club Corinthians. Finazzi signed a new 1-year deal in January 2008, after the club relegated to 2008 Campeonato Brasileiro Série B. In June 2008 Finazzi left for São Caetano in 1-year deal. In January 2009 Finazzi left for Mirassol until the end of 2009 Campeonato Paulista. In May 2009 Finazzi left for Mixto until the end of 2009 Campeonato Brasileiro Série C. In September 2009 Finazzi returned to Ponte Preta for the remainder of 2009 Campeonato Brasileiro Série B.

In December 2009 Finazzi signed a new 1-year deal. In July 2010 Finazzi left for Fortaleza until the end of 2010 Campeonato Brasileiro Série C. In September 2010 Finazzi moved to Bragantino until the end of 2010 Campeonato Brasileiro Série B. In March 2011 Finazzi left for Remo. In July 2011 he was signed by Goiânia. In August 2011 Finazzi was signed by Anapolina. In September 2011 Finazzi returned to Bragantino again.

In February 2012 Finazzi left for XV de Jaú until the end of 2012 Campeonato Paulista Série A3.

Personal honours

  • São Paulo State League's Top Scorer: 2005

See also

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