Nilson Ricardo da Silva Júnior
|Full name||Nilson Ricardo da Silva Junior|
|Date of birth||March 31, 1989|
|Place of birth||Recife, Brazil|
|Height||1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Playing position||Defensive Midfielder|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 November 2016.
He joined J1 League side Sagan Tosu in July 2013 and moved to Busan IPark in South Korea in 2014. In his first season with the Korean side, Nilson played initially as a defensive midfielder, but later took the central role in a three-man defence. After a stint with Brazilian side Salgueiro, Nilson returned to Busan IPark in 2016 following their relegation to the K League Challenge.
- ニルソン選手 新加入のお知らせ (in Japanese). Sagan Tosu. 2013-07-19.