Julinho (footballer, born 1929)
Júlio Botelho, also known as Julinho (Brazilian Portuguese: [ʒuˈlĩj̃u]; 29 July 1929 – 10 January 2003) was a Brazilian football player. He was primarily a right winger. Known for his dribbling ability and powerful shot, Julinho was one of the greatest wingers in football history. He was selected in the World Soccer Magazine world XI in 1960.
|Full name||Júlio Botelho|
|Date of birth||29 July 1929|
|Place of birth||São Paulo, Brazil|
|Date of death||10 January 2003(aged 73)|
|Place of death||São Paulo, Brazil|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Playing position||Right Winger|
|1954||→ Fluminense (loan)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Julinho was born in São Paulo. During his career (1951–1967), he played for Portuguesa, Fluminense and Palmeiras. In Italy, he was a team member of Fiorentina and was a key member of the squad which won the Italian title in 1956. In 1957, he participated in the club's 1957 European Cup Final, a 2–0 loss to Real Madrid.
Julinho was nominated the best player in the history of Fiorentina in 1996. He died at the age of 73.
- Torneio Rio-São Paulo: 1952, 1955
- Campeonato Paulista: 1959, 1963
- Campeonato Brasileiro Série A: 1960
- Torneio Rio-São Paulo: 1965
- Copa Libertadores: Runner-up 1968