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ROMÁRIO DE SOUZA FARIA

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ROMÁRIO DE SOUZA FARIA
Date of birth
29/01/1966
Original of
Rio de Janeiro (Rio de Janeiro, Brasil)

Seasons at the club
1993 - 1995
Line up
Striker
According to recent studies, he is the highest goal scorer in world football, with 768 goals in official matches for club and national team, ahead of Bican, Pele, Puskas and Müler. He scored over 1000 if you count goals scored in friendly matches. He also holds the record for the most seasons as first division top goalscorer (14 times). Valdano was talking about him when he said that "his football skills were like something out of a cartoon". Known as "the Baixinho" (shortie). Working in politics, he has been a deputy and senator of the Socialist Party.

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3SEASONS 66Oficial matches 5479Minutes played 39Goals 5Yellow cards 1Red cards
1993-94 47 3911 32 4 1
1994-95 19 1568 7 1 0
2020-21 17 1080 0 0 0

CAREER ROMÀRIO At FC Barcelona

66
matches
played
Titles and individual awards
League
1
League
FIFA World Player 1994 and second 2003; America's Best Player (El País) 2000 and third 2001; Bronze on the European Golden Boot 1993-94; Ballon d'Or Mundial 1994; Top scorer Olimpic Games 1988; Golden Boot Confederations Cup 1997; Bronze Ball Clubs World Club 2000; Top scorer South American Championship s'20 1985; Top scorer Champions 1989-90, 1992-93; Included in the FIFA's 100 list; Best team Mundial 1994; Netherland's Best Player (Voetbal van het Jaar) 1989; Best Player of the Brazilian Championship 2000; Top scorer of the League of the Netherlands 1988-89, 1989-90, 1990-91; Pichichi trophy 1993-94; La Liga's Best iberoamerican player (EFE) 1993-94; Top Scorer of the Carioca Championship 1986, 1987, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000; Top scorer of the Brazilian Championship 2000, 2001, 2005.

CAREER
  • Villa de Pena (1975-1978)
  • Olaria (1978-1981)
  • Vasco da Gama Inferior teams (1981-1985)
  • Vasco da Gama (1985-1988)
  • PSV Eindhoven (1988-1993)
  • FC Barcelona (1993-1995)
  • Flamengo (1995-1996)
  • València (1996-1998)
  • Flamengo (1998-1999)
  • Vasco da Gama (2000-2002)
  • Fluminense (2002-2003)
  • Al-Sadd (2003)
  • Fluminense (2004)
  • Vasco da Gama (2005)
  • Miami FC (2006)
  • Adelaide United (2006)
  • Vasco da Gama (2006-2007)
  • América Río (2009)
MAJOR INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENTS
  • Wgoldld cup 1990, 1994 (champion), Olympic Games 1988 (silver), Confederations Cup 1997 (champion), Copa Amèrica 1989 (champion), 1997 (champion), Campionat Sud-americà s’20 1985 (champion)
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