Who Are Some Famous Brazilian Soccer Players?


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Some famous Brazilian soccer players include Pele, Garrincha and Ronaldo. Both Pele and Garrincha played together, winning multiple World Cup championships, while Ronaldo played on World Cup champion teams in 1994 and 2002.

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Pele, considered one of the greatest players of all-time, played on four World Cup squads and owns Brazilian scoring record with 77 goals in 92 games.

Garrincha won Player of the Tournament honors in the 1962 World Cup, helping Brazil win the championship that year as well as in 1958.

Ronaldo played in 98 matches for the Brazilian national team and scored 15 times in World Cup play, making him all-time leader in World Cup goals.

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