1994 captain of the Brazilian National team and winner of the 1994 World Cup, Carlos Caetano Blerdon Verri is a famous footballer known for his unique playing style and ability to keep his team focused and in check. The ex-footballer, popularly known as Dunga, played as a midfielder.
Family and Early Life
The renowned footballer was born to Edelceu and Maria Verri and lived most of his youthful career in Brazil. He joined the Brazilian youth team and led his team to win the under 20 World Cup and South American Championship for Brazil.
The maestro began his career at Internacional from 1980 to 1984, recording 10 appearances for the club. He picked up after his transfer to Corinthians from 1984 to 1985, where he made 13 appearances and registered one goal. He later went to teams like Santos from 1985 to 1987 and Pisa from 1987 to 1988.
Dunga's presence was felt in Fiorentina when he played 124 matches and scored 8 goals. He later played for the Brazilian National Team from 1987 to 1998 and was the captain that led the team to win the FIFA World Cup in 1994.
Life as a Manger
Dunga managed the Brazilian National Team and its Under 23 National team from 2006 to 2010. He also worked with Internacional from 2012 to 2013 before having another spell with the Brazilian National Team from 2014 to 2016. He won the FIFA Confederations Cup in 2009 and Copa America in 2007.
The maestro married Evanir Verri, and they have 3 children together.
F.A.Q. about Dunga
When is his birthday?
Dunga's birthday is on October 31, 1963.
In how many days is his birthday?
Dunga's birthday is in 252 days
How old is he?
He is 60 years old.
Where is Dunga from?
He was born in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
What is Dunga's height?
He is 5′ 9″ (1.76m) tall.