During his professional sporting career he has played in countries such as Spain (Villarrubia CF, CP Cacereño) Sweden (Siryanska FC), Switzerland (FC Thun, FC Solothurn), Singapore (Hougang United FC) and Australia (Olympic Darwin FC) playing at a professional level for more than 13 years.
Igor started playing football professionally aged 17 years old in Brazil.
During his professional sporting career he has played in countries such as Spain ( Villarrubia CF, CP Cacereño) Sweden (Siryanska FC), Switzerland ( FC Thun, FC Solothurn), Singapore (Hougang United FC) and Australia (Olympic Darwin FC) playing at a professional level for more than 13 years.
While playing in Villarrubia de los Ojos in Spain, over a period of two years, Igor trained two youth teams in the sporting academy of the club (benjamines e infantiles). Whilst playing for Hougang United, Igor shared his experience by giving training as an assistant and professional footballer in the Real Madrid Foundation in Singapore. Igor also has acted as assistant coach for Tiong Bahru FC – NFL league in Singapore.
In Brazil Igor started playing football in the minor leagues with Corinthians Sports club, between the ages of 13 and 19, turning professional with the same club. He later played with Juventud FC, União TImbó FC y EC São Jose, after which he left Brazil to play in Europe.
In his academic studies Igor has obtained an associates degree in IT in Cuidad Real in Spain. Igor has experience of working in IT positions in Spain and has also enhanced his IT knowledge by supporting the club in which he played in Singapore (Hougang United FC) creating an intranet through which the players, trainers and directors can exchange ideas ahead of matches, training information, individual statistics, etc.
Due to his understanding of the philosophy of the club he precisely understood the information they needed and could easily develop a tool to support them.
He also had responsibility for the systems network, Payroll system, servers and websites for the football clubs in the group (Hougang United FC, Woodlands Wellington FC and Tiong Bahru FC).
Igor's native tongue is Portuguese and he also speaks fluent Spanish. He has an advanced level of English and can hold basic conversations in German.