In 2002 he was exposed as holding a fake passport which claimed he was named Eriberto Conceição da Silva, born in Rio de Janeiro on January 21 1979. For this he was handed a six-month ban and a $145,000 fine.
"I took on another man’s passport in order to take part in trials that I otherwise would have been excluded from."
"I am actually called Luciano Siqueira de Oliveira. I’ve been using the name Eriberto for the last six years."
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Dec 16, 2002; Byline: KEIR RADNEDGE ALL Luciano Siqueira de Oliveira wants for Christmas is the chance to play football again - under his real...