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Bad boy Garrincha remembered

The grave is in a country cemetery about an hour's drive from Rio de Janeiro, a simple slab of grimy concrete squeezed between fancier tombs.The epitaph says only: "Here rests in peace the one who......

World Cup PHOTOS: Hard reality sets in for Brazil fans; players apologise

The last place Brazilians expected to be embarrassed in the World Cup was on the pitch. - PHOTOS: Netherlands stroll past hapless Brazil to secure third spot But that's precisely what happened......

Most expensive Brazil World Cup stadium has leaking roof

The most expensive of the 12 stadiums built or revamped for the 2014 World Cup has a leaking roof less than eight months after it was finished, the stadium's operators said on Tuesday. Secopa, the......

Brazil beat Japan but protests spoil opening day of Confederations Cup

Neymar's stunning early strike set Brazil on the way to a 3-0 win over Japan in the opening match of the Confederations Cup on Saturday although the occasion was marred by trouble at a protest......

Opening of Brazil's World Cup stadium delayed

The stadium where the Confederations Cup is due to kick off in two months will not be officially opened until May 18 because rain has delayed the laying of the pitch, officials in Brazil's capital......

  People speak for garrincha

  • QNA
Good Citizen
Q. A tiny footballer with crooked legs and one leg shorter than the other by two inches became a legendary footballer (Hint: He helped his nation to win two World Cups). Can you please name him?
Good Citizen:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/a-tiny-footballer-with-crooked-legs-and-one-leg-shorter-than/23289766/answers/

Good Citizen
Q. Repeating the question with a hint: Who was known by the nick name ----Little Bird? (He was a legendary footballer)
Good Citizen:  A. Manoel Francisco popularly known as GARRINCHA!! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/repeating-the-question-with-a-hint-who-was-known-by-the-nick/21659801/answers/23289821

Good Citizen
Q. A legendary sports person was nick named as - Little Bird. Who was he? (Hint: He was a football player).?
Good Citizen:  A. Manoel Francisco dos Santos..!!!*Garrincha of Brazil.A member of the Brazil national team which won the World Cups of 1958 and 1962..!! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/a-legendary-sports-person-was-nick-named-as---little-bird.-w/21659801/answers/20728270

Redhif
Q. Who you think is the greatest footballer from the following.\1. Pele2. Maradona3. Cryuff4. Garrincha5. Ronaldo6. Gerd Muller7. Beckenbauver8. Zidane
Redhif:  A. one and only pele... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-you-think-is-the-greatest-footballer-from-the-following./20728254/answers/17218491

Good Citizen
Q. Little Bird-----is the nickname of a great footballer. Who was he?
Good Citizen:  A. garrincha more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/little-bird-----is-the-nickname-of-a-great-footballer.-who-w/17218483/answers/15817214

  Web results for Garrincha
Flamengo confirm Shakhtar friendly

Brazilian football club Flamengo will meet Ukraine's Shakhtar Donetsk in a friendly next month. The match will be played at Brasilia's Mane... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a516582.html
Brazil draws with US to win home tournament

BRASILIA: Brazil's women's soccer team held on for a 0-0 draw with the United States to win the International Tournament of Brasilia on Sunday.... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/football/top-stories/Brazil-draws-with-US-to-win-home-tournament/articleshow/45599918.cms
Marta hat-trick helps Brazil beat US Women's Team 3-2

Despite taking an early two-goal lead, the U.S. Women's National Team lost 3-2 to Marta and Brazil in the USA's second match of the 2014... ...

http://www.thesportscampus.com/2014121539109/news-bytes/marta-hat-trick-helps-brazil-beat-us-womens-team-3-2
US lands in tough group for Women's …

The United States drew the toughest group for the Women's World Cup next year in Canada and will face Australia in its opening match on June 8.... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/us-lands-tough-group-womens-world-cup-184210559--spt.html
Botafogo relegated for just second time in 110 years

Sao Paulo: Botafogo were relegated to the Brazilian second division for only the second time in 110 years on Sunday after losing 2-0 against... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/sports/football/botafogo-relegated-for-just-second-time-in-110-years_1507412.html

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