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Real names of Brazilian and Portugese soccer players

5 years ago Jeffrey 0
Brazilian and Portuguese football players usually use their nicknames or simply first names as official names in match lineups and on the their kits. A lot of them have long names, shortening them is the best option, this is also a Brazilian and Portuguese custom. Pele (Brazil) – Edson Arantes do Nascimento Ronaldo (Brazil) – Read More

Fabio Coentrao

8 years ago Jeffrey 1
Photo credits to José Barbosa Fotografia Fabio Coentrao‘s name recently popped up in online newspapers and football blogs and forums. English Premier League club Liverpool has been rumored to Read More

Bébé of Manchester United

8 years ago Jeffrey 2
Bébé or Tiago Manuel Dias Correia is of Portuguese nationality who arrived at Old Tafford practically undetected by the soccer crazy media. Tiago could play both on the left and right wing, and can also play as a forward. United signed him on August 2010 from Vitória de Guimarães a football club in Portuguese Liga Read More