All details regarding the transfer remain undisclosed by both teams. "We are happy to have found a solution that was able to satisfy all concerned. Rubin Kasan can now look forward to welcoming an exceptional footballer who has contributed much to 1899 Hoffenheim. We wish him the best of luck with his new club, and wish him every success", said manager Ernst Tanner.
The 23-year-old Brazilian moved to Kraichgau in August 2007 from Gemia Porto Alegre. In 58 Bundesliga games for 1899 he scored 13 goals