Jefferson Nascimento, born in 1988, in Bahia, Brazil, started by training with the local team. at the base levels. After having played for other Brazilian clubs such as Palmeiras and Nautico, he finally accepted a proposal to come to Estoril Praia, in Portugal, a club he had already played for half a season.
In 2013 he was transferred to Sporting,having been loaned to SC Braga in 2017. After a year at SC Braga, the left back returned to Sporting and promises to fight for his position.