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Roberto Fonseca (football manager)

Roberto Teixeira da Fonseca (born 3 May 1962 in Mandaguari), known as Roberto Fonseca, is a Brazilian retired footballer who played as a defender, and is the manager of Guarani.[1]

Roberto Fonseca
Personal information
Full name Roberto Teixeira da Fonseca
Date of birth (1962-06-03) 3 June 1962 (age 57)
Place of birth Mandaguari, Brazil
Playing position Central defender
Club information
Current team
Guarani (manager)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1981–1984 Londrina
1985 São Paulo
1986–1994 América-SP
1995 Catanduvense
1995 Botafogo-SP
1995 Barretos
1996 Bahia
1996 América-SP
1997 Sãocarlense
1997 Ferroviária
1998 Grêmio Maringá
1999 Moto Club
1999 Portuguesa Londrinense
Teams managed
2003 Oeste
2003 Botafogo-SP
2004 Francana
2004 Barretos
2004 XV de Piracicaba
2004–2005 Mirassol
2005 Sertãozinho
2005 Bandeirante
2005 Londrina
2006 São Bento
2006 CENE
2006 ADAP
2006 São Raimundo-PA
2006–2007 Londrina
2007 Ituiutaba
2008 Guaratinguetá
2008–2009 Rio Branco-SP
2009 Oeste
2009 Botafogo-SP
2009 Criciúma
2009 América de Natal
2010 São Caetano
2010–2011 Guaratinguetá
2011 Botafogo-SP
2011 Caldense
2012 Paraná
2012 Itumbiara
2012 Ituano
2012 CRB
2013 Brasiliense
2013–2014 Santo André
2014 Linense
2014–2015 ABC
2015 São Bernardo
2015 Botafogo-PB
2016 São Bernardo
2016 Oeste
2016 Cuiabá
2017 Bragantino
2018 Caldense
2018 Sampaio Corrêa
2018 Londrina
2019 Novorizontino
2019 Londrina
2019– Guarani
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only



Began his professional career in the Londrina in 1981. Later he played for the teams: São Paulo, América-SP, Catanduvense, Botafogo de Ribeirão Preto, Barretos, Bahia, Sãocarlense, Ferroviária, Grêmio Maringá, Moto Club and Portuguesa Londrinense, where he finished his career in 1999.

He has been working as a coach since 2003. He was Oeste. Later, managed Botafogo de Ribeirão Preto, Francana, Barretos, XV de Piracicaba, Mirassol, Sertãozinho, Bandeirante, Londrina, São Bento, CENE,[2] ADAP, São Raimundo de Santarem, Ituiutaba, Guaratinguetá e Rio Branco de Americana.

In 2008 commanded the Oeste in campaign which led the club back to main series of Campeonato Paulista, in 2010, commanded the São Caetano[3] was hired by Botafogo de Ribeirão Preto. returned in Guaratinguetá and Botafogo de Ribeirão Preto. in 2011 was the coach of Caldense should help and on 6 June of the same year, was announced new technician of Paraná and at the end of 2011[4] in commanded Itumbiara.[5] was hired in February 2012, as trainer of Ituano and lent in the CRB returning to the command of the Ituano, in the following year. being that in June of that same year with the Brasiliense.[6]

Roberto with the São Bernardo command team in the remainder of the Campeonato Paulista, with the difficult mission to rid the team of the downgrade, where he achieved with success the objective. months after, was Botafogo da Paraíba.[7] On 20 July 2015, Roberto da Fonseca and his auxiliary left the command of the paraibana team in 11 games by summing the final stage of Campeonato Paraibano and Campeonato Brasileiro Série C, with utilization of 48.4% of the games. On 2 July 2015, was confirmed by the directors of São Bernardo would be the new coach of the team at Paulistão 2016.[8] Fonseca has delivered the tiger on the downgrade the Serie A1 of state championship. On 26 February 2016, Roberto Fonseca terminates with the São Bernardo, the club is near the downgrade zone.[9]

Hit with the in Oeste dispute of Série B,[10] where left due to recasting of the inside of the team. but in July 2016, with the Cuiabá.[11]



São Paulo


Sampaio Corrêa


  1. ^ "Profile at Grande área". Archived from the original on 2016-06-24. Retrieved 2016-05-22.
  2. ^ "Roberto Fonseca é o novo técnico do Cene". Esporte Ágil. 2006-02-15. Retrieved 2016-05-22.
  3. ^ "São Caetano tira técnico Roberto Fonseca do Botafogo-SP". Gazeta do Povo. 2010-02-22. Retrieved 2016-05-22.
  4. ^ "Paraná Clube apresenta nesta quarta o novo treinador, Roberto Fonseca". Futebolparanaense. 2011-06-07. Retrieved 2016-05-22.
  5. ^ "EXCLUSIVO! Roberto Fonseca acerta com o Itumbiara". Futebol Interior. 2011-12-14. Retrieved 2016-05-22.
  6. ^ "Brasiliense anuncia Roberto Fonseca como novo técnico". Superesportes. 2013-06-10. Retrieved 2016-05-22.
  7. ^ "EXCLUSIVO! Botafogo-PB age rápido e acerta com Roberto Fonseca para a Série C". Futebol Interior. Retrieved 2016-05-22.
  8. ^ "Roberto Fonseca será técnico do Tigre no Paulistão de 2016". ABCD Maior. 2015-07-02. Retrieved 2016-05-22.
  9. ^ "Após mais uma derrota, Roberto Fonseca dá adeus ao Bernô". TV Bernô. 2016-02-26. Retrieved 2016-05-22.
  10. ^ "Fonseca assume Oeste para apagar degola e reviver glórias com o time". Sérgio Pais– 15 April 2016. Retrieved 22 July 2016.
  11. ^ "Na lanterna da Série C, Cuiabá anuncia Roberto Fonseca como novo treinador". 19 July 2016. Retrieved 22 July 2016.