2014 FIFA World Cup™
75 days to go
29 Mar 2014
The late, great Nilton Santos, who was one of the pioneers of the attacking full-back role, won 75 caps for Brazil.
The Botafogo legend played at three FIFA World Cups™, making 15 appearances on the game’s greatest stage and losing just once.
The defeat cost Nilton Santos and his team-mates the title in his debut appearances in 1954, but he made ample amends by helping *A Seleção *lift the Trophy in 1958 and 1962.