Boys From Brazil: The Official History of the Brazilian World Cup Team 1930-1986 [DVD]


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Brazil is the most famous footballing nation in the world: they have won more World Cups that any other country; featured the greatest stars in Pele, Rivelino, Zico and others and even have their own incomparable style – samba soccer. This is the story of how one country combined audacious skill and scintillating tactics to create “the beautiful game”. This DVD features some of Brazil’s most enthralling games, including the sparkling World Cup Finals of 1958 and 1970 and two of the most dramatic matches ever played – their second phase game with Italy in 1982 and their quarter final against France in 1986. Featured too are all the dazzling individuals who have adorned the games down the years; the pre-war skill of Leonidas, the talent of Ademir in 1950, and, of course, the intoxicating period of Pele who incomparable genius rubbed off on Garrincha, Gerson and Rivelino, and later inspired Zico and Socrates.