Orlando as player of Boca Juniors in 1961.
|Full name||Orlando Peçanha de Carvalho|
|Date of birth||20 September 1935|
|Place of birth||Niterói, Brazil|
|Date of death||10 February 2010(aged 74)|
|Place of death||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|1953–1960||Vasco da Gama|
|1970||Vasco da Gama|
|1977||Fluminense de Feira|
|1987||Fluminense de Feira|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
During his club career he played for Vasco da Gama (1955–1960), Boca Juniors (1960–1964) and Santos (1965–1967). He was part of the Brazilian team that won the 1958 FIFA World Cup, and also participated in the 1966 FIFA World Cup as the vice captain of the team. In total he earned 30 caps.
During his time with Boca he played 119 games for the club, (105 league and 14 Copa Libertadores), he never scored a goal for the club but he had the distinction of being the club captain and he helped them to win two league titles in 1962 and 1964. His third league title was in 1965, playing for Santos.
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