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Opinion: Meet 5 Greatest Brazil Players Of All Time (Photos)

1. Nilton Santos

 Nilton dos Santos was a Brazilian footballer who played for Botafogo and the Brazilian national team.

 Santos, known as one of Brazil's greatest players, led Brazil to the 1958 and 1962 World Cups. A member of the 20th century World Cup, Pelé was named one of the top 125 live footballers at the 2004 FIFA World Player of the Year award. He was also a recipient of the 2011 Golden Foot Legends Award.

 He died eight years ago in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, at the age of 88.

 2. Leonidas

 Leonidas da Silva, better known as Leonidas, was a Brazilian professional footballer who played for Flamengo and the Brazilian national team.

 In the first half of the 20th century, Leonidas was considered one of the greatest players in Brazil. A.D. He was a member of Brazil at the 1934 and 1938 World Cups and was a top scorer in the latter stages of the tournament.

 He died at the age of 90 in Cote d'Ivoire, Brazil, seventeen years ago.

 3. Gilmar

 Gilmar dos Santos Neves, better known as Gilmar, was a Brazilian footballer who played for Corinth and the Brazilian national team.

 Guilmar, one of Brazil's greatest players of all time, is known for his fast paced, responsive, and calming spirit.

 He has represented Brazil at three World Cups. The best Brazilian goalkeeper of the 20th century and one of the best in the world by IFFHS. He was awarded the FIFA Player of the Year award 23 years ago.

 4. Marcelo

 Marcelo Vieira da Silva Jr., better known as Marcelo, is a Brazilian professional footballer who currently plays as a left-back for Real Madrid and the Brazilian national team.

 Marcelo is widely regarded as one of the greatest Brazilian players of all time, known for his attacking prowess, tactics and technical prowess. He won the 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games and the 2013 Confederations Cup with the Brazilian national team. A.D. When Brazil reached the semi-finals of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, he was selected as a member of the Brazil team. He was named in the squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup three years ago and is still a member of the tournament's dream team.

 5. Juninho Pernambucano

 Juninho Pernambukano is a retired Brazilian professional footballer who played as a midfielder for the Lyon and Brazil national teams.

 Known for his technical prowess, excellent vision, passing range and distance shooting ability, Johnniho is one of the best Brazilian players of all time. He currently holds the record for most goals scored by a free kick, and is considered by many to be the best free kick player ever.

 Juninho has made 40 appearances for the Brazilian national team, scoring six goals. A.D. He represented Brazil in the 2001 Copa America and was part of the team that won the 2005 FIFA Confederations Cup.

 Source: Sportbible

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Brazil Brazilian Leonidas Nilton dos Santos Rio de Janeiro


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