Carlos Alberto

Date of birth17 July 1944
Place of birthRio De Janeiro
NationalityBrazilian
PositionDefender

World Cup winner (1970)

With Fluminense, winner of the Rio de Janeiro Carioca Championship (1964 and 1976)

With Santos, winner of the São Paulo State Championship (1965, 1967, 1968, 1969 and 1973) and winner of the Torneio Rio-São Paulo (1966)

With New York Cosmos, winner of the NASL title (1977, 1978 and 1982)

Since retirement Carlos Alberto has coached Botafogo, Flamengo, Fluminense, Corinthians, Atlético Mineiro, Miami Sharks-USA, Nautico Recife, the Nigerian national side and the Omani national side, and has had a career as a TV commentator and personality.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Fluminense
Santos
Botafogo
Flamengo
New York Cosmos

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1962-63 Brazil Panamerican Games 4
1963-64 Brazil Copa das Nacoes 3
1965-66 Brazil * 1
1965-66 Brazil Copa Bernardo O Higgins 1
1965-66 Brazil International Friendly 2
1967-68 Brazil Copa Rio Branco 1
1
1967-68 Brazil International Friendly 4
2
1968-69 Brazil 10th Anniversary Brazil 1
1968-69 Brazil Copa Oswaldo Cruz 2
1968-69 Brazil International Friendly 11
3
1968-69 Brazil OT XI v A 1
1969-70 Brazil A v B 1
1969-70 Brazil FIFA World Cup 12
1
1969-70 Brazil International Friendly 6
1
1970-71 Brazil International Friendly 2
1971-72 Brazil International Friendly 1
1
1973-74 Brazil Garrincha Farewell 1
1975-76 Brazil International Friendly 1
1976-77 Brazil FIFA World Cup 3
1
1976-77 Brazil International Friendly 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
16 Jul 1952 Brazil v Netherlands W 5-1 Olympics Preliminary
21 Jul 1952 Brazil v Luxembourg W 2-1 Olympics 1st round
24 Jul 1952 Germany v Brazil L 4-2 Olympics Quarter-final
02 Sep 1959 Brazil v Haiti W 9-1 Panamerican Games
03 Sep 1959 Brazil v Mexico W 6-2 Panamerican Games
05 Sep 1959 Argentina v Brazil D 1-1 Panamerican Games
20 Dec 1959 Colombia v Brazil L 2-0 Olympics Preliminary
27 Dec 1959 Brazil v Colombia W 7-1 Olympics Preliminary
19 Apr 1960 Brazil v Mexico W 2-1 Olympics Preliminary
21 Apr 1960 Argentina v Brazil L 3-1 Olympics Preliminary
27 Apr 1960 Brazil v Suriname W 4-1 Olympics Preliminary
30 Apr 1960 Peru v Brazil L 2-0 Olympics Preliminary
26 Aug 1960 Brazil v Great Britain W 4-3 Olympics Group 2
29 Aug 1960 Brazil v Formosa W 5-0 Olympics Group 2
01 Sep 1960 Italy v Brazil L 3-1 Olympics Group 2
24 Apr 1963 Brazil v Uruguay W 3-1 Panamerican Games
28 Apr 1963 Brazil v USA W 10-0 Panamerican Games
30 Apr 1963 Brazil v Chile W 3-0 Panamerican Games
04 May 1963 Brazil v Argentina D 2-2 Panamerican Games
30 May 1964 Brazil v England W 5-1 Copa das Napoes
03 Jun 1964 Brazil v Argentina L 0-3 Copa das Napoes
07 Jun 1964 Brazil v Portugal W 4-1 Copa das Napoes
21 Nov 1965 Brazil v Hungary W 5-3 *
14 May 1966 Brazil v Wales W 3-1 International Friendly
19 May 1966 Brazil v Chile W 1-0 Copa Bernardo O'Higgins
04 Jun 1966 Brazil v Peru W 4-0 International Friendly
09 Jun 1968 Brazil v Uruguay W 2-0 Copa Rio Branco
12 Jun 1968 Brazil v Uruguay W 4-0 Copa Rio Branco
16 Jun 1968 Germany v Brazil L 2-1 International Friendly
20 Jun 1968 Poland v Brazil W 3-6 International Friendly
23 Jun 1968 Czechoslovakia v Brazil L 3-2 International Friendly
25 Jun 1968 Yugoslavia v Brazil W 0-2 International Friendly
30 Jun 1968 Portugal v Brazil W 0-2 International Friendly
07 Jul 1968 Mexico v Brazil W 0-2 OT XI v A
10 Jul 1968 Mexico v Brazil L 2-1 International Friendly
14 Jul 1968 Peru v Brazil W 3-4 International Friendly
17 Jul 1968 Peru v Brazil W 0-4 International Friendly
25 Jul 1968 Paraguay v Brazil W 0-4 Copa Oswaldo Cruz
28 Jul 1968 Paraguay v Brazil L 1-0 Copa Oswaldo Cruz
31 Oct 1968 Brazil v Mexico L 1-2 International Friendly
03 Nov 1968 Brazil v Mexico W 2-1 International Friendly
06 Nov 1968 Brazil v Rest of the World W 2-1 10th Anniversary Brazil
14 Dec 1968 Brazil v West Germany D 2-2 International Friendly
17 Dec 1968 Brazil v Yugoslavia D 3-3 International Friendly
07 Apr 1969 Brazil v Peru W 2-1 International Friendly
09 Apr 1969 Brazil v Peru W 3-2 International Friendly
12 Jun 1969 Brazil v England W 2-1 International Friendly
06 Aug 1969 Colombia v Brazil W 0-2 FIFA World Cup South America group 2
10 Aug 1969 Venezuela v Brazil W 0-5 FIFA World Cup South America group 2
17 Aug 1969 Paraguay v Brazil W 0-3 FIFA World Cup South America group 2
21 Aug 1969 Brazil v Colombia W 6-2 FIFA World Cup South America group 2
24 Aug 1969 Brazil v Venezuela W 6-0 FIFA World Cup South America group 2
31 Aug 1969 Brazil v Paraguay W 1-0 FIFA World Cup South America group 2
04 Mar 1970 Brazil v Argentina L 0-2 International Friendly
08 Mar 1970 Brazil v Argentina W 2-1 International Friendly
22 Mar 1970 Brazil v Chile W 5-0 International Friendly
26 Mar 1970 Brazil v Chile W 2-1 International Friendly
12 Apr 1970 Brazil v Paraguay D 0-0 International Friendly
26 Apr 1970 Brazil v Bulgaria D 0-0 A v B
29 Apr 1970 Brazil v Austria W 1-0 International Friendly
03 Jun 1970 Czechoslovakia v Brazil W 1-4 FIFA World Cup Finals Group C
07 Jun 1970 England v Brazil W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group C
10 Jun 1970 Brazil v Romania W 3-2 FIFA World Cup Finals Group C
14 Jun 1970 Brazil v Peru W 4-2 FIFA World Cup Finals quarter-final
17 Jun 1970 Uruguay v Brazil W 1-3 FIFA World Cup Finals semi-final
21 Jun 1970 Brazil v Italy W 4-1 FIFA World Cup Final
30 Sep 1970 Brazil v Mexico W 2-1 International Friendly
04 Oct 1970 Chile v Brazil W 1-5 International Friendly
26 Apr 1972 Brazil v Paraguay W 3-2 International Friendly
19 Dec 1973 Brazil v Rest of the World W 2-1 Garrincha Farewell
10 Jun 1976 Brazil v Rest of the World W 3-1 International Friendly
01 Dec 1976 Brazil v USSR W 2-0 International Friendly
09 Mar 1977 Brazil v Colombia W 6-0 FIFA World Cup South America group 1
13 Mar 1977 Paraguay v Brazil W 0-1 FIFA World Cup South America group 1
20 Mar 1977 Brazil v Paraguay D 1-1 FIFA World Cup South America group 1


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.