OITA (Kyodo) Oita Trinita, currently bottom of the J. League first division, are set to acquire striker Fernandinho from Brazilian second-division side Vasco da Gama, it was learned Friday.

The 28-year-old Brazilian, who will join Oita as early as July 10, played for Gamba Osaka in 2004-06 and Shimizu S-Pulse in 2007 before splitting the 2008 season between Shimizu and Kyoto Sanga.

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