Luiz Felipe Scolari

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Luiz Felipe Scolari, ComIH (Brazilian Portuguese: [luˈis fɪˈɫipɪ sko̞ˈlaɾi]; born 9 November 1948), usually called Scolari or by his nickname Felipão ("Big Phil"), is a Brazilian professional football manager. After leading the Brazilian side to a World Cup win in 2002, he was manager of the Portugal national team from July 2003 to June 2008. He led Portugal to the final of UEFA Euro 2004, which they lost 0–1 to Greece, and to a fourth-place finish in the 2006 World Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luiz Felipe Scolari has received more than 1,392,950 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Luiz Felipe Scolari is the 12th most popular coach (up from 19th in 2019), the 22nd most popular biography from Brazil (up from 31st in 2019) and the most popular Brazilian Coach.

Luiz Felipe Scolari is most famous for being the manager of the Brazilian national team during the 2002 FIFA World Cup, where he led Brazil to its fifth World Cup title.

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Among coaches, Luiz Felipe Scolari ranks 12 out of 329Before him are Arsène Wenger, Fabio Capello, Luis Aragonés, Sepp Maier, Ronald Koeman, and José Mourinho. After him are Louis van Gaal, Marco van Basten, Frank Rijkaard, Vicente del Bosque, Guus Hiddink, and Ernst Happel.

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Among people born in 1948, Luiz Felipe Scolari ranks 22Before him are Jeremy Irons, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Kathy Bates, Sauli Niinistö, Andrzej Sapkowski, and Frank Abagnale. After him are Antonín Panenka, Steven Tyler, George Tupou V, Sérgio Vieira de Mello, Marcello Lippi, and George R. R. Martin.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Luiz Felipe Scolari ranks 22 out of 1,947Before him are Ronaldo (1976), Vavá (1934), Antônio Carlos Jobim (1927), Rivellino (1946), Paulo Freire (1921), and João Havelange (1916). After him are Carlos Alberto Torres (1944), Emerson Fittipaldi (1946), Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887), Getúlio Vargas (1882), Ronaldinho (1980), and Nílton Santos (1925).

Among COACHES In Brazil

Among coaches born in Brazil, Luiz Felipe Scolari ranks 1After him are Carlos Alberto Parreira (1943), Vicente Feola (1909), Leonardo Araújo (1969), Vanderlei Luxemburgo (1952), Sebastião Lazaroni (1950), Mazinho (1966), Adhemar Pimenta (1896), Oswaldo de Oliveira (1950), Valdeir Vieira (1944), Zé Mário (1949), and Mano Menezes (1962).