Age: 20 (10/11/1994)
Last Club: S.L. Benfica
Clesio joins the Islanders for the 2014 season after playing the 2013 season with Portuguese club, S.L. Benfica. The electrifying forward signed his professional contract with Benfica in September of 2012. During his time with Benfica, Clesio appeared in nine matches and netted two goals, participating in both reserve and first team matches for the Portuguese club.
Clesio began his professional career in his home country of Mozambique with Ferroviario. He is also a member of the Mozambique National Team and was called up during the 2014 World Cup Qualifying matches, where he played in two matches and tallied 76 minutes of playing time. During the qualifying matches, Bauque recorded one goal for Mozambique and was considered one of the top players during the qualification stage.