Roberto Emílio da Cunha

Roberto Emílio da Cunha, best known as Roberto (born in Niterói, June 20, 1912; died March 20, 1977)[1] was a Brazilian footballer who played as a striker.

Personal information
Full name Roberto Emílio da Cunha
Date of birth (1912-06-20)June 20, 1912
Place of birth Brazil
Date of death March 20, 1977(1977-03-20) (aged 64)
Playing position(s) Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
São Cristovão
National team
1938 Brazil 2 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

In his career (1923–1941) he played for two club teams, Flamengo and São Cristovão. He represented the Brazilian national team at the 1938 FIFA World Cup, playing two matches and scoring one goal.[2]


  1. ^ CBF profile
  2. ^ Roberto Emílio da CunhaFIFA competition record