Jair Marinho

Jair Marinho de Oliveira (17 July 1936 – 7 March 2020), nicknamed Jair Marinho, was a Brazilian footballer.

Jair Marinho
Personal information
Full name Jair Marinho de Oliveira
Date of birth (1936-07-17)17 July 1936
Place of birth Santo Antônio de Padua, Brazil
Date of death 7 March 2020(2020-03-07) (aged 83)
Place of death Niterói, Brazil
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1956–1963 Fluminense
1964–1965 Portuguesa
1965–1967 Corinthians
1967 Vasco da Gama
1968 Alianza Lima
1970 Campo Grande
National team
Brazil 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

He earned 4 caps for the Brazil national football team. He was part of the 1962 FIFA World Cup winning squad, but he did not play any matches during the tournament.

Marinho died on 7 March 2020, aged 83.[1]

TitlesEdit

  • Campeonato Carioca: 1959
  • Torneio Rio – São Paulo: 1957, 1960
  • Copa O'Higgins: 1961
  • Copa Oswaldo Cruz: 1961
  • World Cup winner: 1962

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Morre Jair Marinho, ídolo do Fluminense e campeão mundial pelo Brasil em 1962". Globoesporte.com (in Portuguese). 7 March 2020.

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