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Nakhon Ratchasima sign former Muangthong United player Paulo Rangel

Thai League T1 club Nakhon Ratchasima has completed the signing of Brazilian forward Paulo Rangel on an undisclosed deal, according to a statement posted on the club’s official Facebook fanpage.

The 32-year-old footballer is not a stranger to the Southeast Asian football scene, having played for various clubs in Thailand and Malaysia. He is best known in Thailand for playing for Muangthong United back in 2012, where he scored 12 goals in 24 appearances.

After spending a year in Thailand, Paulo Rangel moved to Malaysia to join Perak on loan. He also had short stints with Terengganu and Johor Darul Ta’zim. The former Boavista forward returned to Brazil in

The former Boavista forward returned to Brazil in 2017 but decided to join Nakhon Ratchasima after spending just half a year playing in his home country.