Eusebio

Eusebio Portugal World Cup Legend

In the 60's Eusebio was the complete player and he stared in the 1966 World Cup in England for Portugal where in this World Cup he played some great games no more so than against Brazil he scored two goals in a 3-1 victory that eliminated the world champions.

In the quarter-finals against dark-horses North Korea, Eusebio scored 5 goals and made him the leading scorer in the 1966 tournament, in this game Portugal were 3 goals behind and Eusebio produced one of the greatest individual performances and one of the greatest World Cup come-backs.

In the 1966 World Cup he scored a total of 9 goals in 6 games but that was his very last World Cup.