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Brazil men's national water polo team

The Brazil men's national water polo team represents Brazil in international men's water polo competitions and friendly matches.

Brazil
AssociationCBDA
ConfederationASUA (Americas)
Head coachAngelo Coelho
Asst coachWillian Morales
Paulo Rocha
CaptainSlobodan Soro
FINA codeBRA
Olympic Games
Appearances8 (first in 1920)
Best result6th place (1920)
World Championships
Appearances8 (first in 1986)
Best result10th place (2015)
World League
Appearances9 (first in 2002)
Best result3rd, bronze medalist(s) 2015
Pan American Games
Appearances16 (first in 1951)
Best result1st, gold medalist(s) (1963)
Brazil men's national water polo team
Medal record
World League
Bronze medal – third place 2015 Bergamo
Universiade
Bronze medal – third place 1963 Porto Alegre
Pan American Games
Gold medal – first place 1963 São Paulo Team
Silver medal – second place 1951 Buenos Aires Team
Silver medal – second place 1967 Winnipeg Team
Silver medal – second place 1995 Mar del Plata Team
Silver medal – second place 2003 Santo Domingo Team
Silver medal – second place 2007 Rio de Janeiro Team
Silver medal – second place 2015 Toronto Team
Bronze medal – third place 1955 Mexico City Team
Bronze medal – third place 1959 Chicago Team
Bronze medal – third place 1987 Indianapolis Team
Bronze medal – third place 1991 Havana Team
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Guadalajara Team

Contents

ResultsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

World ChampionshipEdit

FINA World LeagueEdit

  • 2002 — 8th place
  • 2003 — 8th place
  • 2004 — 8th place
  • 2005 — Preliminary round
  • 2006 — Semifinal round
  • 2012 — 8th place
  • 2013 — 8th place
  • 2014 — 7th place
  • 2015  3rd place
  • 2016 — 7th place

Pan American GamesEdit

  • 1951  2nd place
  • 1955  3rd place
  • 1959  3rd place
  • 1963  Champions
  • 1967  2nd place
  • 19714th place
  • 19796th place
  • 19834th place
  • 1987  3rd place
  • 1991  3rd place
  • 1995  2nd place
  • 19994th place
  • 2003  2nd place
  • 2007  2nd place
  • 2011  3rd place
  • 2015  2nd place

Summer UniversiadeEdit

  • 1963  3rd place

South American Swimming ChampionshipsEdit

  • 2006  Champions
  • 2008  Champions
  • 2012  2nd place
  • 2014  Champions

TeamEdit

Current squadEdit

Squad for the 2017 World Aquatics Championships.[1]

Head coach: Ângelo Coelho

Name Pos. Height Weight L/R Date of birth 2016/17 club
1 Slobodan Soro (c) GK 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) 91 kg (201 lb) R 23 December 1978   Botafogo
2 Anderson Cruz D 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 88 kg (194 lb) L 23 August 1991   Paulistano
3 Almeida Guilherme CF 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) 91 kg (201 lb) R 10 January 1990
4 Gustavo Coutinho D 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) 88 kg (194 lb) R 11 December 1991   Paulistano
5 Ricardo Silva CF 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 87 kg (192 lb) R 24 March 1998
6 Ricardo Guimarães CF 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 89 kg (196 lb) R 10 February 1992
7 Pedro Stellet CF 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 90 kg (198 lb) R 17 August 1996
8 Mateus Stellet D 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 80 kg (176 lb) R 26 January 2000
9 Bernardo Rocha CF 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 96 kg (212 lb) R 3 July 1989
10 Heitor Carrulo CF 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) 96 kg (212 lb) R 28 January 1989
11 Gustavo Guimarães D 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 89 kg (196 lb) R 24 January 1994
12 Roberto Freitas D 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 90 kg (198 lb) L 3 April 1997
13 Leonardo Silva GK 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) 98 kg (216 lb) R 23 November 1996

SquadsEdit

Notable playersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Budapest 2017 Brazilian Men's Water Polo Team" (PDF). Omega Timing. Retrieved 15 July 2017.
  • CBDA
  • HistoFINA Volume VIII (Edition 2004)