|Full name||Miguel Arcanjo Arsénio de Oliveira|
|Date of birth||13 May 1932|
|Place of birth||Huambo (formerly Nova Lisboa) Angola, Portugal|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
After playing professionally in Angola with Sporting de Benguela, Arcanjo became one of the most highly sought after football players in the European league.
In 1950, he signed a professional contract to play with Futebol Club do Porto (FCP) in Portugal, making him the first African player in the history of FCP.
During a lengthy ship ride from Angola to Portugal, he developed an eye infection that almost ended his soccer career.
The following summer of 1951, retina surgery saved Arcanjo from blindness and increased his chances of playing professional once again. Arcanjo was the driving force behind FCP's success in the 1950s to early '60s and went on to become one of the best players in the club's history.
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