Quintino Bocaiuva, Rio de Janeiro

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Quintino Bocaiuva
Quintino Bocaiuva is located in Rio de Janeiro
Quintino Bocaiuva
Quintino Bocaiuva
Location in Rio de Janeiro
Quintino Bocaiuva is located in Brazil
Quintino Bocaiuva
Quintino Bocaiuva
Quintino Bocaiuva (Brazil)
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
StateRio de Janeiro (RJ)
Municipality/CityRio de Janeiro
ZoneNorth 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]


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