Eduardo Antunes Coimbra
|Full name||Eduardo Antunes Coimbra|
|Date of birth||February 5, 1947|
|Place of birth||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Playing position||Attacking midfielder|
|Current club||Iraq (Assistant manager)|
|1975||Vasco da Gama|
|1984–1985||Vasco da Gama|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
He was one of the most talented dribblers of the 1970s and is considered one of the best players in América Football Club's history. He scored 212 goals for América—which makes him the second highest scorer for the club—and also played for Vasco da Gama, Bahia and Flamengo.
Edu came from a lower-middle-class family, in the suburbs of Quintino, Rio de Janeiro. His father was a goalkeeper and three of his brothers were professional footballers as well. However the most famous was Zico.
They played together in 1976 in Flamengo.
He was a member of Zico's veteran team in Turkey during the coaching period of his brother Zico at Fenerbahce. The team has Brazilian members as Roberto Carlos's father Oscar Silva, Edu's brother and Fenerbahçe Manager Zico, Fenerbahçe Conditioner Moraci Vasconcelos Sant'anna (who was 3 World Cup coach of Brazil), Marco Aurélio's uncle Sebastião and Edu Dracena's brother whom were all playing or coaching for Fenerbahçe at that time.
He is currently the assistant manager of Iraq national football team.
- Taça Rio 1982
- Tournament of the Champions: 1982
- Paraná State Championship: 1989
- Rio State Championship: 1990
- Turkcell Super League: 2007
- Torneio Roberto Gomes Pedrosa's top scorer: 1969