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.
NeymarNeymar

05 February 1992

RonaldinhoRonaldinho

21 March 1980

HulkHulk

25 July 1986

Philippe CoutinhoPhilippe Coutinho

12 June 1992

Roberto FirminoRoberto Firmino

02 October 1991

KakáKaká

22 April 1982

RobinhoRobinho

25 January 1984

RomárioRomário

29 January 1966

RivaldoRivaldo

19 April 1972

Roberto CarlosRoberto Carlos

10 April 1973

PelePele

23 October 1940

Dani AlvesDani Alves

06 May 1983

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Alexandre PatoAlexandre Pato

02 September 1989

David LuizDavid Luiz

22 April 1987

LimaLima

11 May 1983

Thiago AlcântaraThiago Alcântara

11 April 1991

CasemiroCasemiro

23 February 1992

Douglas CostaDouglas Costa

14 September 1990

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Juninho PernambucanoJuninho Pernambucano

30 January 1975

Emerson PalmieriEmerson Palmieri

13 March 1994

Heurelho GomesHeurelho Gomes

15 February 1981

CafuCafu

07 June 1970

DecoDeco

27 August 1977

RamiresRamires

24 March 1987

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Alex TellesAlex Telles

15 December 1992

ZicoZico

03 March 1953

RonaldoRonaldo

18 September 1976

TaliscaTalisca

01 February 1994

Alex SandroAlex Sandro

26 January 1991

GarrinchaGarrincha

28 October 1933

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Jonas Gonçalves OliveiraJonas Gonçalves Oliveira

01 April 1984

Rogério CeniRogério Ceni

22 January 1973

Luiz Felipe ScolariLuiz Felipe Scolari

09 November 1948

Eduardo da SilvaEduardo da Silva

25 February 1983

Lucas LeivaLucas Leiva

09 January 1987

Thiago MottaThiago Motta

28 August 1982

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Juninho PaulistaJuninho Paulista

22 February 1973

LúcioLúcio

08 May 1978

Maicon SisenandoMaicon Sisenando

26 July 1981

BebetoBebeto

16 February 1964

Júlio BaptistaJúlio Baptista

01 October 1981

Gilberto SilvaGilberto Silva

07 October 1976

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AlexAlex

17 June 1982

Alex TeixeiraAlex Teixeira

06 January 1990

Diogo Luís SantoDiogo Luís Santo

26 May 1987

Vágner LoveVágner Love

11 June 1984

Paulo Henrique GansoPaulo Henrique Ganso

12 October 1989

Luiz GustavoLuiz Gustavo

23 July 1987

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Gabriel PaulistaGabriel Paulista

26 November 1990

DanteDante

18 October 1983

Juliano BellettiJuliano Belletti

20 June 1976

GrafiteGrafite

02 April 1979

SylvinhoSylvinho

12 April 1974

Leonardo AraújoLeonardo Araújo

05 September 1969

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Júnior MoraesJúnior Moraes

15 April 1987

Zé RobertoZé Roberto

06 July 1974

DiegoDiego

28 February 1985

Denílson Pereira NevesDenílson Pereira Neves

16 February 1988

Luiz AdrianoLuiz Adriano

12 April 1987

Luís FabianoLuís Fabiano

08 November 1980

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DungaDunga

31 October 1963

HernanesHernanes

29 May 1985

ElanoElano

14 June 1981

OscarOscar

09 September 1991

Sonny AndersonSonny Anderson

19 September 1970

Alan CarvalhoAlan Carvalho

10 July 1989

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Ricardo OliveiraRicardo Oliveira

06 May 1980

EliasElias

16 May 1985

Cláudio TaffarelCláudio Taffarel

08 May 1966

Paulo Roberto FalcãoPaulo Roberto Falcão

16 October 1953

MazinhoMazinho

08 April 1966

Felipe MeloFelipe Melo

26 June 1983

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Mário ZagalloMário Zagallo

09 August 1931

José AltafiniJosé Altafini

24 July 1938

Daniel PassarellaDaniel Passarella

25 May 1953

TaisonTaison

13 January 1988

Juan JesusJuan Jesus

10 June 1991

Carlos Alberto TorresCarlos Alberto Torres

17 July 1944

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JairzinhoJairzinho

25 December 1944

Fábio Pereira da SilvaFábio Pereira da Silva

09 July 1990

Ricardo FerrettiRicardo Ferretti

22 February 1954