Imagine the world of football without the likes of Pele, Kaka, Ronaldo, Ronaldinho, Neymar, David Luiz, Thiago Silva or even Marcelo Grohe? It shall be like bread without butter or a country without government. Brazilian football players are the most renowned and well-known soccer stars that the world knows about. They are legends in their own right and have been frontrunners of Brazil’s success in soccer games. But before you go ahead and update yourself with some interesting or rather eye-opening facts about Brazilian footballing legends, their life and their play, here are some quick wits that are sure to leave you marvelled. Did you know that Brazil is the only country in the world that has qualified for every World Cup and till date holds the record for most World Cup victories than any other country? Astonished if you are, hold your heart as there are some more astounding facts. Brazil holds the record for the most consecutive wins and the most scored goals. It also holds the record for the most consecutive wins in World Cup plays. Much of that achievement wouldn’t have been possible without its shining army of players. Check this segment and find out about world-class Brazilian soccer stars.
RonaldinhoRonaldinho
21 March 1980
Footballer
NeymarNeymar
05 February 1992
Footballer

KakáKaká
22 April 1982
Footballer

Roberto CarlosRoberto Carlos
10 April 1973
Football Player

RivaldoRivaldo
19 April 1972
Former Brazilian Footballer

Philippe CoutinhoPhilippe Coutinho
12 June 1992
Footballer
HulkHulk
25 July 1986
Footballer

RobinhoRobinho
25 January 1984
Footballer

RomárioRomário
29 January 1966
Former Brazilian Football Star
Roberto FirminoRoberto Firmino
02 October 1991
Footballer

Juninho PernambucanoJuninho Pernambucano
30 January 1975
Footballer
PelePele
23 October 1940
Brazilian footballer

CafuCafu
07 June 1970
Association football player

Dani AlvesDani Alves
06 May 1983
Footballer

Alexandre PatoAlexandre Pato
02 September 1989
Association football player

LimaLima
11 May 1983
association football player
David LuizDavid Luiz
22 April 1987
Footballer

DecoDeco
27 August 1977
Association football player

Juninho PaulistaJuninho Paulista
22 February 1973
Association football player

Thiago AlcântaraThiago Alcântara
11 April 1991
Association football player
ZicoZico
03 March 1953
Association football player, Blogger, Association

GarrinchaGarrincha
28 October 1933
Association football player
RamiresRamires
24 March 1987
Association football player

Gilberto SilvaGilberto Silva
07 October 1976
Association football player, Mandolinist

LúcioLúcio
08 May 1978
Footballer
Gabriel JesusGabriel Jesus
03 April 1997
Football player

Maicon SisenandoMaicon Sisenando
26 July 1981
Association football player
DungaDunga
31 October 1963
Association football player, Journalist,

Zé RobertoZé Roberto
06 July 1974
Association football player

Felipe MeloFelipe Melo
26 June 1983
Association football player
RonaldoRonaldo
18 September 1976
Brazilian footballer

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CasemiroCasemiro
23 February 1992
Association football player
Douglas CostaDouglas Costa
14 September 1990
Association football player

Thiago MottaThiago Motta
28 August 1982
Association football player

Rogério CeniRogério Ceni
22 January 1973
Association football player

BebetoBebeto
16 February 1964
Association football player, Association football
Filipe LuísFilipe Luís
09 August 1985
Footballer
Alex TellesAlex Telles
15 December 1992
Association football player

Júlio BaptistaJúlio Baptista
01 October 1981
Association football player

Eduardo da SilvaEduardo da Silva
25 February 1983
Brazilian-Croatian footballer

Juliano BellettiJuliano Belletti
20 June 1976
Association football player, Journalist
Luís FabianoLuís Fabiano
08 November 1980
Association football player

Luiz Felipe ScolariLuiz Felipe Scolari
09 November 1948
Association football player, Association football

Carlos Alberto TorresCarlos Alberto Torres
17 July 1944
Association football player, Association football

Lucas LeivaLucas Leiva
09 January 1987
Association football player

ElanoElano
14 June 1981
Association football player
Alex SandroAlex Sandro
26 January 1991
Association football player

AlexAlex
17 June 1982
Football player
Cláudio TaffarelCláudio Taffarel
08 May 1966
Association football player, Association football

GrafiteGrafite
02 April 1979
Association football player

Emerson PalmieriEmerson Palmieri
13 March 1994
Association football player
Marcos SennaMarcos Senna
17 July 1976
Association football player

SylvinhoSylvinho
12 April 1974
Association football player, Association football
Denílson Pereira NevesDenílson Pereira Neves
16 February 1988
Footballer

Paulo Roberto FalcãoPaulo Roberto Falcão
16 October 1953
Association football player, Journalist,

Leonardo AraújoLeonardo Araújo
05 September 1969
Association football player, Association football

Mário ZagalloMário Zagallo
09 August 1931
Association football player, Association football

Luiz GustavoLuiz Gustavo
23 July 1987
Association football player
AldairAldair
30 November 1965
Association football player

Roque JúniorRoque Júnior
31 August 1976
Association football player, Association football

CicinhoCicinho
24 June 1980
Association football player

Daniel PassarellaDaniel Passarella
25 May 1953
Association football player, Association football
Luiz AdrianoLuiz Adriano
12 April 1987
Association football player

DanteDante
18 October 1983
 
Heurelho GomesHeurelho Gomes
15 February 1981
Association football player

CacauCacau
27 March 1981
association football player

Vágner LoveVágner Love
11 June 1984
Association football player
JairzinhoJairzinho
25 December 1944
Association football player, Association football

CarecaCareca
05 October 1960
Association football player
Sonny AndersonSonny Anderson
19 September 1970
Association football player, Association football

MazinhoMazinho
08 April 1966
Association football player, Association football

Alex TeixeiraAlex Teixeira
06 January 1990
Association football player
Paulo Henrique GansoPaulo Henrique Ganso
12 October 1989
Association football player

DiegoDiego
28 February 1985
Footballer
HernanesHernanes
29 May 1985
Association football player

Giovanni Silva de OliveiraGiovanni Silva de Oliveira
04 February 1972
Association football player

Márcio AmorosoMárcio Amoroso
05 July 1974
Association football player

Kevin KurányiKevin Kurányi
02 March 1982
Footballer
José AltafiniJosé Altafini
24 July 1938
association football player
Carlos Alberto ParreiraCarlos Alberto Parreira
27 February 1943
Association football player, Association football

Fábio AurélioFábio Aurélio
24 September 1979
Footballer

Gabriel PaulistaGabriel Paulista
26 November 1990
Association football player

Ricardo OliveiraRicardo Oliveira
06 May 1980
Association football player
Michel BastosMichel Bastos
02 August 1983
Association football player

GérsonGérson
11 January 1941
Footballer

TaliscaTalisca
01 February 1994
Association football player

Djalma SantosDjalma Santos
27 February 1929
Association football player

Diogo Luís SantoDiogo Luís Santo
26 May 1987
Association football player
Jonas Gonçalves OliveiraJonas Gonçalves Oliveira
01 April 1984
Association football player

André SantosAndré Santos
08 March 1983
Association football player
NilmarNilmar
14 July 1984
Association football player

OscarOscar
09 September 1991
Footballer
Fábio RochembackFábio Rochemback
10 December 1981
Association football player
Diego AlvesDiego Alves
24 June 1985
Association football player