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Encyclopedia > Elano Blumer
Elano
Personal information
Full name Elano Blumer
Date of birth June 14, 1981 (1981-06-14) (age 26)
Place of birth    Iracemápolis, São Paulo, Brazil
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current club Manchester City
Number 16
Senior clubs1
Years Club App (Gls)*
1998-2000
2000
2001-2005
2005-2007
2007-present
Guarani
Internacional
Santos
Shakhtar Donetsk
Manchester City


131 (33)
49 (14)   
National team2
2004- Brazil 15 (2)

1 Senior club appearances and goals
counted for the domestic league only and
correct as of 5 June 2007 (UTC).
2 National team caps and goals correct
as of 16 July 2007.
* Appearances (Goals) June 14 is the 165th day of the year (166th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ... Iracemápolis is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. ... Nickname: Motto: Non ducor, duco(Latin) I am not led, I lead Location in the São Paulo state. ... The metre (American English:meter) is a measure of length. ... A foot (plural: feet or foot;[1] symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... An inch (plural: inches; symbol or abbreviation: in or, sometimes, ″ - a double prime) is the name of a unit of length in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... The Midfield in relation to the football positions In association football, a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders (highlighted in blue on the diagram). ... Manchester City F.C. is a football club based in Manchester, United Kingdom. ... Guarani Futebol Clube is a Brazilian football club located in Campinas, São Paulo. ... Sport Club Internacional, also known as Inter, is a Brazilian football team from Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, founded on April 4, 1909. ... Santos Futebol Clube, usually known simply as Santos, is a Brazilian football team from Santos, São Paulo state, Brazil. ... FC Shakhtar Donetsk (Ukrainian: ) is a Ukrainian professional football club, playing in the city of Donetsk, the capital of Donetsk region. ... Manchester City F.C. is a football club based in Manchester, United Kingdom. ... June 5 is the 156th day of the year (157th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is now the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ... is the 197th day of the year (198th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is now the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ...

Elano Blumer (born June 14, 1981 in Iracemápolis, São Paulo) is a Brazilian football player. He currently plays as an attacking midfielder for Manchester City. Elano became the first player from the Ukrainian Premier League to represent the Brazilian national team, when he was called up for the Brazil vs. Norway game on August 16, 2006. Elano is regarded as a technically gifted player, able to strike the ball equally well with both feet. June 14 is the 165th day of the year (166th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ... Iracemápolis is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. ... Nickname: Motto: Non ducor, duco(Latin) I am not led, I lead Location in the São Paulo state. ... A player (wearing the red kit) has penetrated the defence (in the white kit) and is taking a shot at goal. ... Manchester City F.C. is a football club based in Manchester, United Kingdom. ... Professional football league of Ukraine logo The Ukrainian Premier League (Ukrainian: , Vyscha Liha) is the highest division of Ukrainian annual football championship. ... First international  Argentina 3 - 0 Brazil  (Buenos Aires, Argentina; September 20, 1914) Biggest win  Brazil 14 - 0 Nicaragua  (Mexico; October 17, 1975) Biggest defeat  Uruguay 6 - 0 Brazil  (Viña del Mar, Chile; 18 September 1920) World Cup Appearances 18 (First in 1930) Best result Winners, 1958, 1962, 1970, 1994... is the 228th day of the year (229th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ...


On 30th July 2007 Elano officially signed a 5 year contract with Manchester City Football Club, in a deal worth £7.4 million. He will wear shirt number 16.


Sitting next to Sven Goran Eriksson in the press conference, Elano described moving to the English Premier League and Manchster City FC as the best day in his football career. He said it was always a great ambition of his to move and play for an English team. Elano signed for Manchester City along with other new signing Vedran Corluka, in a press conference that will be publically released on July 30th.

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Clubs

Year 2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 2001 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Santos Futebol Clube, usually known simply as Santos, is a Brazilian football team from Santos, São Paulo state, Brazil. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is now the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ... FC Shakhtar Donetsk (Ukrainian: ) is a Ukrainian professional football club, playing in the city of Donetsk, the capital of Donetsk region. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is now the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ... Present may mean: present (time): time that is neither past nor future a gift: thing given free of charge, gratis This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Manchester City Football Club are an English football club based in the city of Manchester. ... The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is a country in western Europe, and a member of the European Union. ...

National team

He has 15 caps with the Brazilian national team, the first one in January, 2004. He scored his first two international goals in the September 2006 friendly 3-0 win against Argentina on the 3rd of September. Carlos Dunga, current Brazilian national coach, described Elano as the key player for the national team, who will represent Dunga's ideas about creating a perfect balance from defence to attack with intelligent movement of the ball. In 2007 Elano participated in the Copa America, playing four games for Brazil, including the final against Argentina, during which he assisted a goal before being subbed due to injury. First international  Argentina 3 - 0 Brazil  (Buenos Aires, Argentina; September 20, 1914) Biggest win  Brazil 14 - 0 Nicaragua  (Mexico; October 17, 1975) Biggest defeat  Uruguay 6 - 0 Brazil  (Viña del Mar, Chile; 18 September 1920) World Cup Appearances 18 (First in 1930) Best result Winners, 1958, 1962, 1970, 1994... shelby was here 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... Dunga, real name Carlos Caetano Bledorn Verri, (born October 31, 1963 in Ijui, Brazil) is a former football defensive midfielder, a World Champion for Brazil in the 1994 World Cup. ... The Copa América is the main national football competition of the CONMEBOL nations. ...


Honours

The Série A is the main division of Brazilian football. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... shelby was here 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Santos Futebol Clube, usually known simply as Santos, is a Brazilian football team from Santos, São Paulo state, Brazil. ... Professional football league of Ukraine logo The Ukrainian Premier League (Ukrainian: , Vyscha Liha) is the highest division of Ukrainian annual football championship. ... Final table of Ukrainian Premier League season 2004-05 Legend: Top Goalscorers   External links ukrsoccerhistory. ... Final table of Ukrainian Premier League season 2005-06 Legend: Golden Match: Shakhtar Donetsk - Dynamo Kyiv 2:1 (0:0, 1:1) Ciprian Marica 59, Julius Aghahowa 100 - Rodolfo 79 Metalurh Stadium, Kryvyi Rih, Att: 29,734 Top Goalscorers   External links ukrsoccerhistory. ... FC Shakhtar Donetsk (Ukrainian: ) is a Ukrainian professional football club, playing in the city of Donetsk, the capital of Donetsk region. ... The Copa América is the main national football competition of the CONMEBOL nations. ...

External links

  • Profile on the official Shakhtar Donetsk site
  • Profile at uefa.com

 
 

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