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Wednesday, 9 May 1956
International Friendly Match

England 4 Brazil 2 [2-0]

Match Summary
England Squad
Brazil Squad

Team Records
 
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The Seleção Squad that toured Europe  April-May 1956
Player Birthdate Age Pos Club App G

Álvaro
 Álvaro José Rodrigues Valente

24 September 1931

24

F

Santos FC

8

2
Belangero, Roberto 28 June 1928
30 October 1996
27 M SC Corinthians 7 0
Canhoteiro
 José
Ribamar de Oliveira
24 September 1932
16 August 1974
23 F São Paulo FC 8 1

Dequinha
 
José Mendonça dos Santos

19 March 1928
31 May 1987

28

M

CR Flamengo

6

0
De Sordi
 Newton de Sordi
14 February 1931
24 August 2013
25 CD São Paulo FC 10 0

Didi
 Waldyr Pereira

8 October 1929
12 May 2001

26

M

Botafogo FR

25

-
Djalma Santos
 
Djalma dos Santos
27 February 1929
23 July 2013
27 RFB AD Portuguesa 31 -
Escurinho
 
Benedito Custódio Ferreira
3 July 1930 25 M Fluminense FC 8 0
Evaristo de Macedo
 Evaristo de Macedo Filho
22 June 1930 25 F CR Flamengo 4 0
Gylmar
 
Gylmar dos Santos Neves
22 August 1930
25 August 2013

25

G SC Corinthians 14 0
Gino
 Gino Orlando
3 September 1929
26 April 2003
26 F São Paulo FC 5 3
Larry
 Larry Pinto de Faria
3 November 1932 23 M SC Internacional 6 4

Nílton Santos
 Nílton dos Santos

16 May 1925
27 November 2013

30

LFB

Botafogo FR

30

-
Paulinho
 Paulo de Almeida
15 April 1932
11 June 2007
24 F CR Flamengo 7 0

Pavão
 Marcos Cortez

4 April 1930
7 May 2006

26

CD

CR Flamengo

3

0
Sabará
 Onofre Anacleto de Souza
18 June 1931
8 October 1997
24 M CR Vasco da Gama 4 1
Walter Marciano
 Walter Marciano de Queiroz
15 September 1931
21 June 1961
24 F CR Vasco da Gama 7 0

Zózimo
 
Zózimo Alves Calazães

19 June 1932s
17 July 1977

23

CD

Bangu AC

7

1

Squad details correct up to and including Brazil's match against Turkey on 1 May 1956.

 

Brazil Form: last six games
W D W D L W   f 5:a success: 67% 
149 8 April 1956 - Portugal 0 Brazil 1 [0-1]
Estádio da Luz, Lisboa
Gino Fr AW
150 11 April 1956 - Switzerland 1 Brazil 1 [1-0]
Stadion Letzigrund, Zurich
De Sordi OG
Gino
AD
151 15 April 1956 - Austria 2 Brazil 3 [1-0]
Praterstadion, Wien
Sebetzer (2)
Gino, Zózimo, Didi
AW
152 21 April 1956 - Czechoslovakia 0 Brazil 0 [0-0]
Stadion Strahov, Praha
  AD
153 25 April 1956 - Italy 3 Brazil 0 [1-0]
Stadio Giuseppe Meazza, Milano
Virgili (2), De Sordi OG AL
154 1 May 1956 - Turkey 0 Brazil 1 [0-1]
Inünü Stadi, Istanbul
Djalma Santos AW

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