Revealed by São Paulo, Fábio Santos was nationally highlighted after being promoted from São Paulo´s youth system when he was titular in the squad who disputed the Libertadores da América in 2004. His positive performances for the paulista team made the athlete part of the Brazilian national team who played the World Under-20s Championship in 2005. The left-back also played for the Japanese KashimaAntlers, the french Monaco and the Brazilians Cruzeiro, Santos and Grêmio. He was hired by Corinthians in 2011 when he won the Brazilian Championship. In 2012 he was a Libertadores´champion.