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Did Eusebio score in the 1962 World Cup?

Did Eusebio score in the 1962 World Cup?

In one of his first games for Benfica, Eusebio scored a hat-trick against Pelè’s Santos. The Black Pearl continued to impress in the European Cup of 1962 where he netted twice against Real Madrid in the Final in the 5-3 win….

Born: 25 Jan 1942
Caps: 64
Goals: 41

How many goals did Eusebio score for Portugal?

41 goals
Eusébio (1942–2014) scored 41 goals in 64 matches for the Portugal national football team between 1961 and 1973.

Is Sir Bobby Charlton still alive?

Charlton is the last surviving person of the crash from Manchester United Football Club. After helping United to win the Football League First Division in 1965, he won another First Division title with United in 1967.

Who was better Eusebio or Ronaldo?

Ronaldo has 440 goals in 568… Eusébio still holds the record for most goals scored in one world cup by a Portugal player (9). He also has a slightly better goal per game ratio for the national team (0.64) compared to C. Ronaldo (0.60).

Who is Portugal greatest player?

Cristiano Ronaldo Named Best Portuguese Player of All Time Ahead of Eusebio. The accolades keep coming for Cristiano Ronaldo, but the latest award will arguably give him even more pride than the coveted third Ballon d’Or trophy he recently picked up.

Who is the best player in Portugal history?


Rank Player Goals
1 Cristiano Ronaldo § 115
2 João Moutinho § 7
3 Luís Figo 32
4 Pepe § 7

How many goals did Eusebio score at the 1966 World Cup?

Watch all nine of Eusebio’s goals at the 1966 World Cup in England, where he finished as the tournament’s top scorer. The Portugal football legend, who has died at the age of 71, played 64 times for his country, scoring 41 goals. He also won the European Cup with Benfica in 1962 and was named European Footballer of the Year in 1965.

Who was the captain of Portugal in 1966 World Cup?

1966 World Cup Eusébio as Portugal’s captain against Argentina After Portugal qualified for the 1966 World Cup, they were drawn in Group 3, alongside Bulgaria, Hungary and the reigning champions Brazil. After a modest performance against Hungary in the first game, Eusébio scored a goal against Bulgaria.

What was the score of the 1968 Champions League match between Benfica?

In the 1968 defeat to the English league champions Manchester United at Wembley Stadium, with the scores 1–1, he came close to winning the game for Benfica in the dying seconds of the game, only to have his shot saved by Alex Stepney.