Carlos Alberto Parreira

1943 - Today

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Carlos Alberto Gomes Parreira (born 27 February 1943) is a Brazilian former football manager who holds the record for attending the most FIFA World Cup final tournaments as manager with six appearances. He also managed five different national teams in five editions of the FIFA World Cup. He managed Brazil to victory at the 1994 World Cup, the 2004 Copa América, and the 2005 Confederations Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carlos Alberto Parreira has received more than 550,309 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia. Carlos Alberto Parreira is the 30th most popular coach (down from 21st in 2019), the 40th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 28th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Brazilian Coach.

Carlos Alberto Parreira is most famous for being the manager of the Brazilian national team that won the 1994 FIFA World Cup.

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Among coaches, Carlos Alberto Parreira ranks 30 out of 471Before him are Pep Guardiola, Arrigo Sacchi, Ronald Koeman, Ernst Happel, Héctor Cúper, and Dick Advocaat. After him are Otto Rehhagel, Diego Simeone, Fatih Terim, Hans-Dieter Flick, Michael Laudrup, and Marcelo Bielsa.

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Among people born in 1943, Carlos Alberto Parreira ranks 44Before him are Johnny Hallyday, Malcolm McDowell, Richard Wright, Jean-Jacques Annaud, Gianni Rivera, and Mario Monti. After him are Hanna Schygulla, Mariss Jansons, Helmut Marko, Michael Mann, Klaus von Klitzing, and Princess Christina, Mrs. Magnuson.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Carlos Alberto Parreira ranks 40 out of 2,236Before him are Nílton Santos (1925), Sebastião Salgado (1944), Rivaldo (1972), Neymar (1992), João Gilberto (1931), and Bebeto (1964). After him are Alberto Santos-Dumont (1873), Gylmar dos Santos Neves (1930), José Altafini (1938), Kaká (1982), Cafu (1970), and Zito (1932).

Among COACHES In Brazil

Among coaches born in Brazil, Carlos Alberto Parreira ranks 2Before him are Luiz Felipe Scolari (1948). After him are Vicente Feola (1909), Leonardo Araújo (1969), Vanderlei Luxemburgo (1952), Sebastião Lazaroni (1950), Mazinho (1966), Zé Mário (1949), José Faria (1933), Adhemar Pimenta (1896), Oswaldo de Oliveira (1950), and Mano Menezes (1962).