Fausto dos Santos
|Full name||Fausto dos Santos|
|Date of birth||28 January 1905|
|Place of birth||Codó, Brazil|
|Date of death||28 March 1939(aged 34)|
|Place of death||Santos Dumont, Brazil|
|Height||1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|1928–1931||Vasco da Gama||?||(?)|
|1933–1934||Vasco da Gama||?||(?)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Fausto dos Santos (born January 28, 1905 in Codó, Maranhão – died on March 29, 1939 in Santos Dumont, Minas Gerais) was a football (soccer) player, considered one of the best defensive midfielders of Vasco da Gama of the first half of past century. At the time, he and Jaguaré, another famous player at this era, was attempted to be loan to Barcelona.
Popularly known as "Fausto, The Wonder Black" he was a pioneer to vindicate labor laws to footballers since the professionalization of Brazilian football in the beginning of the 1930s.
- Campeonato Carioca (2):
- Vasco da Gama: 1929, 1934
- Copa Catalunya (1):
- Barcelona: 1932
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