José Marcelo Januário de Araújo was born on May 6, 1972 and died on October 31, 2018.
He was commonly known as Esquerdinha.
He was a Brazilian footballer.
José Araújo played as a left back.
He scored in the first leg of the 1999 Supertaça Cândido de Oliveira which Porto would go on to win 5–2 on aggregate.
José Araújo died in Cruz das Armas, a neighborhood in João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil from a heart attack after playing football with friends.
José Araújo passed away at 46 years old.