Diego Ribas da Cunha, also known as Diego, (born February 28,
1985 in Ribeirão Preto, Brazil) is a Brazilian footballer. He
was signed by Santos FC at age 12. Diego developed in the Santos
youth system, making his first team debut at age of 16 in the
Rio-São Paulo Championship in 2002 and in the same year owned
the "Campeonato Brasileiro". He was transferred to FC Porto in
July 2004 for €7 million.