The Barça futsal team and the Brazilian player Marcenio Ribeiro da Silva reached an agreement for the player to join the team until 2021. Marcenio, who came from Ugra, was a European champion in 2016.
He came up through the ranks of the Brazilian team Carlos Barbosa, where he played professionally between 2009 and 2013, before making the leap to Russia in 2013. He plays for the Brazil national team. His honors include: 1 UEFA Futsal Cup (2015/16), 2 league titles in Russia (2014/15 and 2017/18) and 2 Russian Cups (2016, 2018) with Ugra, plus 2 Liberatores (2010, 2011), 1 Intercontinental (2012), 1 Brazil League (2009) and one Copa Brasil (2009) with Carlos Barbosa.
Marcenio plays the wing position. He is an experienced, defensive player who is very powerful physically and can score goals.