Nílton Santos

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Nílton Santos
Nilton Santos - 2004.jpg
Nílton Santos in 2004.
Personal information
Full name Nílton dos Santos
Date o birth 16 Mey 1925(1925-05-16)
Place o birth Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Date o daith 27 November 2013(2013-11-27) (aged 88)
Place o daith Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Hicht 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playin poseetion Left back
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1948–1964 Botafogo 723 (11)
Naitional team
1949–1962 Brazil 75 (3)
* Senior club appearances an goals coontit for the domestic league anerly

Nílton dos Santos (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈniwtõ ˈsɐ̃tus]; 16 Mey 1925 – 27 November 2013) wis a Brazilian fitbawer wha primarily played as a weengback.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Brazil and Botafogo's pioneering wingback". FIFA.com. Retrieved 18 October 2015.