Francisco Rodrigues (Portuguese footballer)

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Francisco Rodrigues (born 26 July 1914[1]) was a Portuguese football player. He played in Benfica between 1939 ad 1942 and moved to Vitória de Setúbal where he won two Bota de Prata awards (League top scorer), becoming the first player to win it two straight outright times.[2] While at Benfica, he scored 9 goals against city rivals, Sporting CP.[3]


  1. ^ Player profile. Retrieved 12-05-2011
  2. ^ Claro, Paulo (2009-06-12). "Portugal – List of Topscorers". RSSSF. 
  3. ^ The best scorers ever. Retrieved 12-05-2011