Paulo Isidoro

Paulo Isidoro, full name Paulo Isidoro de Jesus, (born 3 August 1953 in Belo Horizonte) is a Brazilian former association footballer who played as an offensive midfielder. In 1981, he received the Bola de Ouro award.

Paulo Isidoro
Personal information
Full name Paulo Isidoro de Jesus
Date of birth (1953-08-03) 3 August 1953 (age 66)
Place of birth Brazil
Playing position(s) Midfielder
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1977–1983 Brazil 41 (3)

He was capped 41 times with the Brazilian national team between June 1977 and July 1983, and played in four out of the team's five matches at the 1982 FIFA World Cup, always as a substitute (usually for Serginho Chulapa).[1]




Clube Atlético Mineiro
Cruzeiro Esporte Clube
Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense
Santos Futebol Clube



  1. ^ Paulo Isidoro Statistics FIFA. Retrieved 4 February 2010.