Waltencir Pereira Serna

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Surname Waltencir Pereira Serna
birthday November 11, 1946
place of birth Juiz de ForaBrazil
date of death 17th September 1979
Place of death MaringáBrazil
position defender
Years station Games (goals) 1
1967-1976 Botafogo FR 453 (??)
National team
Years selection Games (goals)
1968 Brazil 1 (1)
1 Only league games are given.

Waltencir Pereira Serna (born November 11, 1946 in Juiz de Fora , † September 17, 1979 in Maringá ), better known as Waltencir , was a Brazilian football player.



Waltencir played in the position of right-back. For his club Botafogo FR he played 453 competitive games between 1967 and 1976 and thus ranked 3rd in the list of players with the most appearances for the club. Only Garrincha and Nílton Santos played more games for Botafogo.

The greatest sporting successes were winning the Campeonato Carioca in 1967 and 1968 and the Copa do Brasil in 1968.

National team

Shortly after starting his professional career, Waltencir was appointed to the squad of the Brazilian senior team to play in the friendly against Argentina . In the game on August 7, 1968, in the Estádio do Maracanã , the defender ran in the star formation and initiated with his goal to 1-0 in the 13th minute, the 4-1 victory over the South American rivals. It was his only game for the Seleção .



Web links

  • Waltencir in the Sambafoot.com database
  • Waltencir in the database of footballdatabase.eu

Individual evidence

  1. ^ A b Napoleão, Antonio Carlos: Seleção Brasileira: 1914-2006 / Antonio Carlos Napoleão, Roberto Assaf .- 2006
    CDD 796.3340981
    on books.google.de
  2. a b c http://en.sambafoot.com/players/1408_Waltencir.html (link not available)
  3. Brazil - Argentina ( Memento of October 14, 2009 in the Internet Archive ) on sambafoot.com
  4. Match report on rsssfbrasil.com