Quintino Bocaiuva, Rio de Janeiro

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Quintino Bocaiuva
Neighborhood
Quintino Bocaiuva is located in Rio de Janeiro
Quintino Bocaiuva
Quintino Bocaiuva
Quintino Bocaiuva is located in Brazil
Quintino Bocaiuva
Quintino Bocaiuva
Location in Rio de Janeiro
Coordinates: 22°53′43″S 43°19′31″W / 22.89528°S 43.32528°W / -22.89528; -43.32528Coordinates: 22°53′43″S 43°19′31″W / 22.89528°S 43.32528°W / -22.89528; -43.32528
Country  Brazil
State Rio de Janeiro (RJ)
Municipality/City Rio de Janeiro
Zone North Zone

Quintino Bocaiuva is a neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The locality is famous for being the former home of football (soccer) player Zico, who was nicknamed "Little Rooster from Quintino".[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "A torcida diz adeus ao craque maior" (in Portuguese). Veja Magazine on-line. 1983-06-15. Retrieved 2009-01-06.