To mark his 82nd birthday, FIFA.com hears from 13 Brazilian legends who have worked with four-time FIFA World Cup™ winner and Brazil 2014 ambassador Mario Zagallo.
Zinedine Zidane on the player that has impressed him more than Messi and Ronaldo this year, Douglas Santos on his fears after being called up by Brazil, and Maurizio Zamparini on Abel Hernandez’s lifestyle.
For many, Jairzinho remains the flying right-winger who dazzled at the 1970 FIFA World Cup™, scoring in every game of those finals. FIFA.com examines his career as a whole, and the many position he played.
In our regular feature, FIFA.com presents you with some of the biggest names from Planet Football who will be celebrating their birthdays over the coming week.
Ronaldo's record haul of FIFA World Cup™ goals came into Miroslav Klose's sights, while David Villa inched closer to Just Fontaine and Jairzinho. FIFA.com's statistical review looks closer.
Brazilian striker Jairzinho's goal in the 1970 FIFA World Cup™ victory over England came in the 60th minute and proved to be the winner in a pivotal match.