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Maurício de Almeida Copertino

Maurício de Almeida Copertino  [06-04-1970] solid De Confederação Brasileira de Futebol (CBF) Roots directing the Brazilian prospects, holding Pro CBF licence and FIFA Pro license.


Professional Coach History 

Collaboration alongside Alexandre Gallo, Nenê Belarmino, Sérgio Soares, and Vagner Mancini exhibited the path to transform into a first class coach. Maurício Copertino kick started professional coach in the 2nd tier of the Rio de Janeiro championship. In 2007, he was invited to be assistant coach of Nenê Belarmino in Sertãozinho, where he remained working with this great professional for almost four months while working at Botafogo Sao Paulo. Clube Atlético Mineiro in 2008, followed by E.C. Bahia in 2009. Clube Náutico Capibaribe in 2010 and 2012. In between in 2011 working closely with Avai FC.

From 2013 to 2015, worked directly with the Brazilian Football Confederation CBF closely with Alexandre Gallo. In order to manifest the direction of the Brazil Olympic Team and Brazil U20, Maurício worked on the Olympic project, starting in 2013. Successfully obtaining classification for the U-20 World Cup in New Zealand. This meant, close supervision and monitoring of player to assemble the team, which resulted in capturing the first title in the Olympic Championship. 

A foreseen opportunity at the Chinese Super League and Chinese League one competition emerged. “Tianjin Quanjian FC followed by Initiation of  head coach on the Zhejiang, a year later at Yiteng FC of China team, where I stayed for 11 games and left the team in top four position, before returning to Brazil and selected for E.C. Bahia”. Today, he is situated in CR Vasco da Gama at the top flight league in Brazil,  Campeonato Brasileiro Série A. Maurício’s vision to expand to the next step flourishes with the experience and leadership role taken in his sensational career. 


Agent: Evytal Sports Management 2019

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It is spectacular to work within CBF, I have gained a lot of knowledge in many aspects. In that formation of the olympic team we rode the world after players in which we discovered world class players like Ederson, Alisson, Thiago Maia, Rafinha Alcantara. 

Mauricio Copertino