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Full name Eduardo José Gomes Cameselle Mendez
Date of birth (1962-01-18)18 January 1962
Place of birth Barcelos, Portugal
Date of death 3 September 2020(2020-09-03) (aged 58)
Place of death Monção, Portugal
Height 1.83 m
Playing position Centre back
Youth career
Alheira FC
1976–1977 Gil Vicente
1977–1980 Braga
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1980–1986 Braga 159 (13)
1986–1988 Benfica 55 (1)
1988–1989 Porto 13 (0)
1989–1992 Vitória Setúbal 67 (0)
1992–1993 Espinho 32 (1)
1993–1994 Gil Vicente 32 (0)
1994–1995 Torreense 20 (1)
1995–1996 Ovarense 5 (0)
Total 383 (16)
National team
1981–1983 Portugal U21 11 (2)
1981–1987 Portugal 17 (1)
Teams managed
1997 Esposende
1998–1999 Salgueiros
2000 Chaves
2000–2001 Felgueiras
2003–2004 Portimonense
2005–2006 Ribeirão
2006–2007 Moreirense
2008–2010 Braga (youth)
2011–2012 Varzim
2017–2018 Famalicão
2018 Covilhã
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Eduardo José Gomes Cameselle Mendez (18 January 1962 – 3 September 2020), known as Dito, was a Portuguese footballer. He played as a central defender, and a manager.

Dito won 17 caps for Portugal, his debut arriving on 28 October 1981, at the age of 19.

During his two-season spell with Benfica, Dito played 27 league games in his first year as the Lisbon club won the double.

Dito died on 3 September 2020 from a heart attack in Monção, aged 58.

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