Rivelino was born in São Paulo, SP, Brazil on Jan. 1, 1946. As a famous once Brazilian professional footballer, he subjugated all spectators and loyal football fans with practical actions on football fields. As a member of Brazil national football team, he played an important role at the FIFA World Cup competition. For large moustache, bending free kicks, long range shooting and accurate long passing, he won numerous honors, trophies and accolades on the basis of outstanding performances.
He started his club career as a football player of Clube Atletico Barcelona, turning to be a distinguished football player for unremitting efforts and careful study and research. Besides, he also made great sacrifices in Brazil football shirt at the 1970 FIFA World Cup. In 2004, he was list into the FIFA 100 list of the world’s greatest living players.
After ended his playing career, he transferred to be an expert of Brazilian TV Cultura, delivering and spreading latest football news or information on sports event.