Hamilton de Souza
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|Date of birth||27 September 1968|
|Place of birth||Passos, Minas Gerais, Brazil|
|Height||170 cm (5 ft 7 in)|
Careca competed for Brazil at the 1988 Summer Olympics. In the first round, he started three times in the front line with the famed Romario but did not score and was each time substituted for Bebeto. Careca also played each of Brazil's three games in the knock-out stages and won the silver medal, after Brazil lost the final against the Soviet Union.
Careca II played four games for the Brazilian national football team but did not score.
In 2008, he served as assistant coach of the youth team of Atlético Mineiro. Currently Careca enhances his football coaching knowledge and hoping one day to achieve his dream of being professional football coach.
- "Hamilton "Careca" de Souza". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 2016-02-27.
- (traditional Chinese (HK))"港超聯 標準流浪簽咗個名將之後". Oriental Daily. 31 August 2015.