Ele tem um nome de professor de literatura : Erivaldo Antônio Saraiva , 35 anos , 1,94 de altura e muita intimidade com a alegria que fomenta o futebol - o gol , Valdo Gigante como é mais conhecido no meio esportivo nasceu em 1980 em Cubatão (sp) e entra de vez para a galeria dos "imortais do Leãozão" ao lado de estrelas como Barbieri e Valdiran ao ter feito uma campanha de gols decisivos que levaram o Cianorte FC de volta à primeira divisão do futebol do estado do Paraná.
Ele é invocado, ele é embaçado, ele é matadoooor! Valdo Gigante, artilheiro do Campeonato Paranaense Série B jogando pelo Leão do Vale.
- Martins Neto/ Música FM Cianorte
In 2007, he moved from Brazil for a transfer to a Tunisian club CS Hammam-Lif where he played in the First Division. His time with the club wasn't an inspired spell, however, the skill he tactical awareness he did show brought him to the attention of Chinese club Hangzhou Greentown F.C.Valdo moved to Hangzhou Greentown F.C. during the 2008 league season and where he immediately made an impact, he was their top goal scorer having racked up 10 goals in 7 league games. However, even with Valdo's impressive goal-scoring ability, the club was relegated from the Chinese Super League.
On 26 July 2009, he scored a goal for Hangzhou in a 2-8 friendly defeat against Manchester United during United's tour of Asia.At the beginning of the 2010 league season he joined the league defending champions Beijing Guoan. He scored his first goal for the club on 28 April, in a 2–0 home win against Kawasaki Frontale on the 6th round of 2010 AFC Champions League group stage.
Valdo was released by Beijing in June 2010.Valdo was signed by Shonan Bellmare on 16 July 2010. He was released in the end of the season. Valdo returned to China and signed a contract with Liaoning Whowin in Match 2011.
Erivaldo Antonio Saraiva
Valdo (Erivaldo Antonio Saraiva, atacante, 28 anos, nascido em Cubatão-SP, jogou no São Vicente-SP, Jabaquara-SP, Palmeiras-BA, Rio Branco-SP, Juventus-SP, Pelotas-RS, Jataiense-GO, Nova Iguaçú-RJ, Atlético Sorocaba-SP, Moto Club-MA, Luziânia-GO, Gama-DF e Hamman-Tunísia, Zhejiang .