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Maicon Biography

Maicon Douglas Sisenando, known simply as Maicon, s a Brazilian footballer who plays as a right back for Premier League side Manchester City. He also played for the Brazilian national team from 2003–2011. A talented right sided wingback, Maicon debuted for Cruzeiro in 2001 and after two successful seasons in Brazil, which included winning a championship and being called up for the Brazilian national team in 2003, he was signed by French club AS Monaco in June 2004. In July 2006, Inter Milan of Italy officially announced the signing of Maicon on a five-year contract. He contributed his fair share of assists and goals as Inter won a fourth consecutive title in the 2008–09 season, including a match-winning brace against Siena. He continued the good form he displayed in previous seasons during the 2009–10 season. He started the season by scoring a goal against Milan in the 4–0 Derby della Madonnina victory, and then playing well against FC Barcelona in a 0–0 draw at the San Siro. Later that month, Maicon scored his first Champions League goal against reigning champions Barcelona when Internazionale registered a famous victory over the Catalans. In the 2011–12 season Maicon played just 23 games in Serie A. On 31 August 2012, Maicon impressive statistyics earned him a deal with ther Manchester City for £3.5 million.

Maicon Latest News & Articles

5 FIFA World Cup qualifying surprises
5 FIFA World Cup qualifying surprises
Syria could be embarking on a qualification to the World Cup in Russia next year but what other nations have shocked us over the years?
Top 5 goals from insane angles
Top 5 goals from insane angles
Maicon's improbable goal and Marco van Basten's worldie are included in the list.
5 greatest UEFA Champions League semi-finals of the last decade
5 greatest UEFA Champions League semi-finals of the last decade
We take a look at the top 5 Champions League semi-finals with stunning first leg displays, superb second leg comebacks and great rivalries.
Porto president admits possible sale of Maicon Roque
Porto president admits possible sale of Maicon Roque
Maicon is currently on-loan at Sao Paulo
Copa Libertadores: Sao Paulo to sign Brazilian defender Maicon from FC Porto
Copa Libertadores: Sao Paulo to sign Brazilian defender Maicon from FC Porto
Sao Paulo kick off their Copa Libertadores campaign this Wednesday.
Former Inter player Kerlon reveals Balotelli used to pee on teammates' boots
Former Inter player Kerlon reveals Balotelli used to pee on teammates' boots
Kerlon Souza revealed some amazingly weird habits of his former Inter Milan teammate Mario Balotelli.
7 legends who may never play in the Champions League again
7 legends who may never play in the Champions League again
The UEFA Champions League is a special tournament – it is the ultimate level of professional club football. Year after year it does not fail to ...
9 matches that destroyed the reputation of great footballers
9 matches that destroyed the reputation of great footballers
Once considered legends, all it took was 90 minutes to destroy their legacy
10 Manchester City signings who failed to impress
10 Manchester City signings who failed to impress
Manchester City, with all the resources of Sheikh Mansour and the Etihad Corporation, have invested heavily on a number of players over the last six a ...
AS Roma vs Inter Milan : Best combined XI of 2014-15 season
AS Roma vs Inter Milan : Best combined XI of 2014-15 season
When the 13th installment of Serie A gets underway this weekend, all the cacophony surrounding the gameweek will be about Roma and Inter Milan as the ...
AC Milan vs Internazionale - Top 6 Milan derbies
AC Milan vs Internazionale - Top 6 Milan derbies
AC Milan’s Paolo Maldini (L) with Inter’s Javier Zanetti On Sunday night, two teams who have fallen from grace will battle each other ...
Bald XI of world football 2014
Bald XI of world football 2014
In an age when everything about the lifestyles of footballers is scrutinised, their hairstyles are inevitably a major point of concern. But what about ...
The resurgence of AS Roma under Rudi Garcia
The resurgence of AS Roma under Rudi Garcia
Shakthar to pay-out Maicon's contract to his family
Shakthar to pay-out Maicon's contract to his family
Shakthar Donetsk striker Maicon dies in tragic road accident
Shakthar Donetsk striker Maicon dies in tragic road accident
Ukranian club Shakhtar Donetsk have confirmed that their striker Maicon Pereira de Oliveira has passed away in a tragic car accident on 8th Feb 2014.
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