Vinícius Soares Eutrópio (born 27 June 1966) is a Brazilian retired footballer who played as a defensive midfielder, and is a manager of Figueirense.
After being seven years in
Atlético Paranaense's staff, Eutrópio moved to Fluminense as a part of Carlos Alberto Parreira's team. On 13 November 2008 he left the latter, being appointed manager of Ituano.
Eutrópio returned to
Flu in March 2009 as Parreira's assistant, being named manager on 13 July.  After leaving the club just months later, he was appointed at the helm of  Grêmio Barueri on 16 December.
After finishing third in
2010 Campeonato Paulista, Eutrópio was again appointed Parreira's assistant, now with South Africa. After the year's FIFA World Cup he joined G.D. Estoril Praia, being sacked by the latter on 27 September 2011.
In 2012 Eutrópio returned to Barueri, being relieved from his duties on 4 June.
In August he was appointed at  Duque de Caxias, leaving the club in November to manage  América Mineiro.
On 19 August 2013, after a brief stint at
ASA in March, Eutrópio was appointed  Figueirense manager. Despite achieving promotion to  Série A at the end of the campaign and winning 2014 Campeonato Catarinense, he was dismissed on 30 April 2014.
On 2 June 2014 Eutrópio moved to
Al-Ittihad Kalba SC, leaving the club on 20 October.  On 11 December he was appointed at  Chapecoense.
This was followed by spells at
Ponte Preta and Figueirense, leaving the latter in July 2016. He joined Santa Cruz in December 2016.
Eutrópio returned to Chapecoense on 6 July 2017. He resigned in September 2017.
Bolívar in January 2018. He left the club in June 2018 after a poor run of results. 
Auxiliar deixa o Flu para assumir o Ituano (Assistant leaves ; Globo Esporte, 13 November 2008 Flu to take charge of Ituano) (in Portuguese)
Zetti assume o Ituano depois de saída de Eutrópio (Zetti takes charge of Ituano after Eutrópio's departure); Terra, 9 March 2009 (in Portuguese)
Fluminense efetiva Vinícius Eutrópio como treinador e promete reavaliar elenco (Fluminense turns Vinícius Eutrópio as the effective manager and promises to reevaluate squad); Globo Esporte, 13 July 2009 (in Spanish)
Vinícius Eutrópio é o novo técnico do Barueri (Vinícius Eutrópio is the new manager of Barueri); Terra, 16 December 2009 (in Portuguese)
Vinícius Eutrópio abandona Estoril (Vinícius Eutrópio leaves Estoril); Correio da Manhã, 27 September 2011 (in Portuguese)
Lanterna da Série B, G. Barueri demite Vinícius Eutrópio e acerta com Mauro Fernandes (Série B's dead last, G. Barueri sacks Vinícius Eutrópio and signs with Mauro Fernandes); UOL Esporte, 4 June 2012 (in Portuguese)
Novo técnico, Vinícius Eutrópio, tem a missão de reerguer o Duque de Caxias (New manager, Vinícius Eutrópio has the mission of reestructuring Duque de Caxias); Caxias Digital, 11 August 2012 (in Portuguese)
Técnico Vinícius Eutrópio inicia trabalho no América-MG (Manager Vinícius Eutrópio starts working at América-MG); O Estado de S. Paulo, 12 November 2012 (in Portuguese)
Vinícius Eutrópio é o novo técnico do ASA (Vinícius Eutrópio is the new manager of ASA); Alagoas Tempo, 20 March 2013 (in Portuguese)
Figueirense anuncia Vinícius Eutrópio como o novo treinador (Figueirense announces Vinícius Eutrópio as the new manager); Placar, 19 August 2013 (in Portuguese)
Demitido, Vinícius Eutrópio deixa o comando técnico do Figueirense (Dismissed, manager Vinícius Eutrópio leaves Figueirense's post); Globo Esporte, 30 April 2014 (in Portuguese)
Eutropio to coach promoted Ittihad Kalba; Khaleej Times, 2 June 2014
Vinícius Eutrópio acerta seu desligamento do Al Ittihad Kalba (Vinícius Eutrópio completes his release from Al Ittihad Kalba); Futebol Interior, 20 October 2014 (in Portuguese)
Chapecoense acerta com Vinícius Eutrópio, ex-técnico do Fluminense (Chapecoense signs with Vinícius Eutrópio, former Fluminense manager); Futebol Interior, 11 December 2014 (in Portuguese)
Toscano, Diego (14 December 2016). "Vinícius Eutrópio é o novo treinador do Santa Cruz" [Vinícius Eutrópio is the new coach of Santa Cruz]. Jornal do Commercio (in Portuguese) . Retrieved . 20 June 2018
Debona, Darci (11 September 2017). "Chapecoense demite Vinícius Eutrópio". Diário Catarinense (in Portuguese) . Retrieved . 19 June 2018
"Brazilian Vinicius Eutropio coach of Bolívar" (in Spanish). CONMEBOL. 5 January 2018 . Retrieved . 19 June 2018
"Vinícius Eutrópio deja de ser DT de Bolívar". Goal.com (in Spanish). 10 June 2018 . Retrieved . 19 June 2018