Fernando Ferretti

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Fernando Ferretti
Personal information
Date of birth (1949-04-26)26 April 1949
Place of birth Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Date of death 29 August 2011(2011-08-29) (aged 62)
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1966–1971 Botafogo
1971 Santos
1972 Vasco da Gama
1972 Fluminense
1973–1975 Botafogo
1975 Alagoano
1976 Vitória
1977 Ceará
1978 Atlético
National team
1968 Brazil Olympic 3 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Fernando Ferretti (26 April 1949 – 29 August 2011) was a former Brazilian association football striker who mainly played for Botafogo.[1]

Olympic career[edit]

Ferretti featured in all three matches of the Brazilian (under-23) Olympic football team of Brazil at the 1968 Olympic Games, and became the Brazilian top scorer with two goals.[2] In the 55th minute of the last group match against Nigeria, he was sent off.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ferretti". weltfussball.de. Retrieved 30 Aug 2014.
  2. ^ "FIFA Player Statistics: FERRETTI". FIFA. Retrieved 30 Aug 2014.
  3. ^ "Olympic Football Tournament Mexico City 1968 - Brazil 3:3 (3:0) - Overview". FIFA. Retrieved 30 Aug 2014.