• Date of Birth: 14 January 1986
  • Height: 159 cm
  • Shirt number: 2
  • Position: Defender
  • Current club: Western New York Flash (USA)
  • International Caps: 48
  • International Goals: 11


2011Dresden 10/07/2011Brazil BRA2:2 a.e.t. (1:1, 0:1) 3:5 PSOUSA USAQuarter-finals
2011Frankfurt/Main 06/07/2011Equatorial Guinea EQG0:3 (0:0)BRA BrazilFirst stage
2011Wolfsburg 03/07/2011Brazil BRA3:0 (1:0)NOR NorwayFirst stage
2011Moenchengladbach 29/06/2011Brazil BRA1:0 (0:0)AUS AustraliaFirst stage
  • Creative two’s clash promises fireworks

    Creative two’s clash promises fireworks

    Group D's final matchday sees an intriguing match-up between group leaders Brazil, who returned to form in their last outing against Norway, and unpredictable Africans Equatorial Guinea.

  • Maurine, Brazil’s other left-sided attacker

    Maurine, Brazil’s other left-sided attacker

    One of Brazil’s under-rated heroes from their crucial opening victory against Australia was left-sided midfielder Maurine, who operates in combination on the flank with Marta for both club and country.
    • Brazil's defender Maurine (L) and USA's midfielder Heather O Reilly vie for the ball
    • Maurine of Brazil


    Matches Played4
    Minutes played390
    Goals for0
    Yellow cards1
    Red Cards0