Algisto Lorenzato

Algisto Lorenzato (May 20, 1910 – July 16, 1960),[1] usually known as Batatais (after the Brazilian city where he was born), was a football (soccer) goalkeeper.

Algisto Lorenzato
Personal information
Full name Algisto Lorenzato
Date of birth (1910-05-20)May 20, 1910
Place of birth Batatais, Brazil
Date of death July 16, 1960(1960-07-16) (aged 50)
Place of death Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Playing position(s) Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Comercial Futebol Clube
Portuguesa
Palmeiras
Fluminense
América-RJ
National team
Brazil
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

In career, started at early 1930s at Comercial Futebol Clube of Ribeirão Preto, he played for Portuguesa, Palmeiras, Fluminense and América-RJ where close his career in 1948.

He won five Rio de Janeiro State Tournament in 1936, 1937, 1938, 1940 and 1941. For Brazil national football team he participated at 1938 FIFA World Cup and played two matches.[2]

He died in Rio de Janeiro at age 50.

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