Indian Super League franchise NorthEast United FC today announced the signing of Brazilian attacking midfielder Bem Vinda Manoel Morais Amorim for the ISL – Season 3.
31 year old Manoel Morais Amorim has acquired a wealth of experience playing for Brazil’s top clubs like Vasco da Gama, Clube Atlético Paranaense and SC Corinthians Paulista besides EC Bahia, Atlético Mineiro, Criciúma, América-RN and CRB.
Best known for his versatility, Manoel Morais Amorim can play anywhere in the attacking third of the pitch. He is also a set-piece specialist and possesses the vision to split the tightest of defences.
Morais in 2006 had received a call-up to the Brazilian national football team, but did not get to play for the Selecao.
The two-footed, pacy, clinical and determined footballer is all set to make the North-East of India his new home, the first transfer for him away from Brazil.