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Futebol

The Brazilian Way of Life

Alex Bellos

Since the 1950s, when Pelé first started playing, soccer has been how the world sees Brazil, but it is also how Brazilians see themselves. The essence of their game is one in which prodigious individual skills outshine team tactics, where dribbles and delicate flicks are preferred over physical challenges or long-distance passes, where technique ha...
Publish Date
2014
May 6
First Published in 2002
Goodreads rating
4.05
ISBN
9781582342504
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