Birth date 11 Feb 1980 (39 years)
Nationality Brazil Brazil
Position Midfielder
Team history
América Futebol Clube (MG) 2012 - 2013
Clube Atletico Bragantino 2013
Esporte Clube Vitoria 2011 - 2012
Hull City 2008 - 2010
San Jose Earthquakes 2010
Man City 2007 - 2008
Cruzeiro 2006 - 2007
Benfica 2003 - 2006
Benfica 2003 (loan)
FC Barcelona 2001 - 2003
Cruzeiro 1997 - 2001
América Futebol Clube (MG) 1998 - 1999 (loan)

Geovanni Deiberson Mauricio, commonly known simply as Geovanni, is a Brazilian international footballer who currently features for the English Premier League side Hull City. He plays as an attacking midfielder.

Geovanni commenced his professional career with Brazilian giants Cruzeiro in 1997 and played for them for four seasons. In 2001 he was signed by Spanish and European giants FC Barcelona after the player’s exceptional performance at the Sydney Olympics in 2000. But he failed to settle in Catalunya and was signed signed by Portuguese powerhouse Benfica in 2003 and although he played 101 league matches, he could muster just 17 goals.

After one season in Cruzeiro, Geovanni was signed by Manchester City in the summer of 2007 on a one year deal. After a disappointing 2007-2008 campaign, he moved to Hull City.

Geovanni made his international debut for Brazil in 2001 and has scored 3 goals in 14 matches so far.