Brazilian National Team Coaches

  Name Period Matches   W D L %
1 Comissão Técnica I (1) 21/07/14 to 27/09/14 (67 days) official: 2   1 0 1 50,00
      all: 4   3 0 1 75,00
2 Comissão Técnica II (1) 08/07/16 to 18/07/16 (11 days) official: 4   1 2 1 50,00
3 Chico Netto 07/01/17 to 13/05/17 (125 days) official: 0   0 0 0 -
      all: 3   1 2 0 66,67
4 Comissão Técnica III (1) 03/10/17 to 16/10/17 (14 days) official: 4   1 0 3 25,00
5 Comissão Técnica IV (1) 27/01/18 (1 day) official: 0   0 0 0 -
      all: 1   0 0 1 0,00
6 Comissão Técnica V (1) 11/05/19 to 01/06/19 (21 days) official: 5   3 2 0 80,00
7 Comissão Técnica VI (1) 11/09/20 to 06/10/20 (26 days) official: 4   1 0 3 25,00
8 Ferreira Vianna 02/10/21 to 23/10/21 (22 days) official: 3   1 0 2 33,33
9 Comissão Técnica VII (1) 17/09/22 to 29/10/22 (43 days) official: 6   3 3 0 75,00
10 Comissão Técnica VIII (1)(2) 22/10/22 (1 day) official: 1   1 0 0 100,00
11 Chico Netto 11/11/23 to 09/12/23 (29 days) official: 6   2 0 4 33,33
      all: 7   3 0 4 42,86
12 Joaquim Guimarães 06/12/25 to 25/12/25 (20 days) official: 4   2 1 1 62,50
      all: 6   2 3 1 58,33
13 Laís 24/06/28 to 10/07/29 (382 days) official: 0   0 0 0 -
      all: 4   4 0 0 100,00
14 Píndaro de Carvalho 14/07/30 to 17/08/30 (33 days) official: 5   4 0 1 80,00
15 Luiz Vinhaes 02/07/31 to 22/07/34 (1115 days) official: 4   2 0 2 50,00
      all: 15   8 4 3 53,33
16 Armindo Nobs Ferreira 07/09/34 to 24/02/35 (381 days) official: 0   0 0 0 -
      all: 13   12 0 1 92,31
17 Adhemar Pimenta 27/12/36 to 19/06/38 (540 days) official: 11   7 1 3 68,18
18 Carlos Nascimento 15/01/39 to 22/01/39 (8 days) official: 2   1 0 1 50,00
19 Sylvio Lagreca 18/02/40 to 25/02/40 (8 days) official: 2   0 1 1 25,00
20 Jayme Barcelos 05/03/40 to 31/03/40 (27 days) official: 5   1 0 4 20,00
21 Adhemar Pimenta 14/01/42 to 05/02/42 (23 days) official: 6   3 1 5 58,33
22 Joreca (3) 14/05/44 to 17/05/44 (4 days) official: 2   2 0 0 100,00
23 Flávio Costa 14/05/44 to 16/07/50 (2255 days) official: 41   26 6 9 70,73
      all: 43   28 6 9 72,09
24 Zezé Moreira 06/04/52 to 20/04/52 (15 days) official: 5   4 1 0 90,00
25 Aymoré Moreira 01/03/53 to 01/04/53 (32 days) official: 7   4 0 3 57,14
26 Zezé Moreira 28/02/54 to 18/09/55 (568 days) official: 8   5 2 1 75,00
      all: 10   7 2 1 80,00
27 Vicente Feola 20/09/55 (1 day) official: 1   1 0 0 100,00
28 Flávio Costa 13/11/55 (1 day) official: 1   1 0 0 100,00
29 Osvaldo Brandão 17/11/55 to 10/02/56 (86 days) official: 6   1 3 2 41,67
30 Teté 01/03/56 to 18/03/56 (18 days) official: 5   4 1 0 90,00
31 Flávio Costa 25/03/56 to 08/08/56 (137 days) official: 14   8 3 3 67,86
      all: 16   10 3 3 71,88
32 Osvaldo Brandão 13/03/57 to 21/04/57 (40 days) official: 8   5 1 2 68,75
33 Sylvio Pirillo 11/06/57 to 10/07/57 (30 days) official: 4   3 0 1 75,00
34 Pedrinho 15/09/57 to 18/09/57 (4 days) official: 2   0 1 1 25,00
35 Vicente Feola 04/05/58 to 12/07/60 (801 days) official: 29   23 4 2 86,21
      all: 35   28 5 2 87,14
36 Gentil Cardoso (4) 05/12/59 to 27/12/59 (23 days) official: 5   3 0 2 60,00
37 Foguinho (5) 06/03/60 to 20/03/60 (15 days) official: 6   3 1 2 58,33
38 Aymoré Moreira 30/04/61 to 22/05/63 (753 days) official: 35   23 4 8 71,43
      all: 37   24 4 9 70,27
39 Vicente Feola 30/05/64 to 19/07/66 (779 days) official: 27   17 6 4 74,07
      all: 32   22 6 4 78,13
40 Filpo Nuñes (6) 07/09/65 (1 day) official: 1   1 0 0 100,00
41 Osvaldo Brandão (7) 16/11/65 (1 day) official: 0   0 0 0 -
      all: 1   0 0 1 0,00
42 Aymoré Moreira (8) 21/11/65 (1 day) official: 1   1 0 1 100,00
43 Carlos Froner (9) 17/04/66 to 20/04/66 (4 days) official: 2   1 0 1 50,00
44 Aymoré Moreira 25/06/67 to 01/07/67 (7 days) official: 3   0 3 0 50,00
45 Zagallo 19/09/67 (1 day) official: 1   1 0 0 100,00
46 Aymoré Moreira 09/06/68 to 17/07/68 (39 days) official: 11   8 0 3 72,73
47 Antoninho 25/07/68 to 28/07/68 (4 days) official: 2   1 0 1 50,00
48 Zagallo 07/08/68 (1 day) official: 1   1 0 0 100,00
49 Biju 11/08/68 (1 day) official: 1   1 0 0 100,00
50 Aymoré Moreira 31/10/68 to 17/12/68 (48 days) official: 5   2 2 1 60,00
      all: 6   3 2 1 66,67
51 Yustrich 19/12/68 (1 day) official: 1   1 0 0 100,00
52 João Saldanha 07/04/69 to 08/03/70 (336 days) official: 11   10 0 1 90,91
      all: 17   14 1 2 85,29
53 Zagallo 22/03/70 to 06/07/74 (1568 days) official: 51   33 14 4 78,43
      all: 63   43 16 4 80,95
54 Osvaldo Brandão 31/07/75 to 03/03/77 (582 days) official: 18   15 2 1 88,89
      all: 25   21 3 1 90,00
55 Mário Travaglini (10) 06/10/76 (1 day) official: 0   0 0 0 -
      all: 1   0 0 1 0,00
56 Cláudio Coutinho (11) 19/12/76 (1 day) official: 0   0 0 0 -
      all: 1   1 0 0 100,00
57 Cláudio Coutinho 09/03/77 to 31/10/79 (967 days) official: 31   17 11 3 72,58
      all: 44   26 15 3 46,14
58 Telê Santana 02/04/80 to 05/07/82 (823 days) official: 36   27 6 3 83,33
      all: 38   29 6 3 84,21
59 Carlos Alberto Parreira 28/04/83 to 04/11/83 (191 days) official: 14   5 7 2 60,71
60 Edu Antunes 10/06/84 to 21/06/84 (12 days) official: 3   1 1 1 50,00
61 Evaristo de Macedo 25/04/85 to 21/05/85 (27 days) official: 6   3 0 3 50,00
62 Telê Santana 02/06/85 to 21/06/86 (385 days) official: 17   11 4 2 76,47
63 Carlos Alberto Silva 19/05/87 to 12/10/88 (513 days) official: 19   12 5 2 76,32
      all: 20   13 5 2 77,50
64 Sebastião Lazaroni 15/03/89 to 24/06/90 (467 days) official: 30   19 7 4 75,00
      all: 35   21 8 6 71,43
65 Falcão 12/09/90 to 21/07/91 (313 days) official: 16   6 7 3 59,38
      all: 17   6 7 4 55,88
66 Ernesto Paulo 11/09/91 (1 day) official: 1   0 0 1 0,00
67 Carlos Alberto Parreira 30/10/91 to 17/07/94 (992 days) official: 45   27 13 5 74,44
      all: 47   28 14 5 74,47
68 Zagallo 23/12/94 to 12/07/98 (1298 days) official: 72   54 12 6 80,56
      all: 74   55 13 6 80,18
69 Vanderlei Luxemburgo 23/09/98 to 03/09/00 (710 days) official: 33   21 7 5 70,71
      all: 34   21 8 5 69,61
70 Candinho (12) 13/11/99 (1 day) official: 1   0 1 0 33,33
71 Candinho 08/10/00 (1 day) official: 1   1 0 0 100,00
72 Emerson Leão 15/11/00 to 09/06/01 (207 days) official: 10   3 4 3 43,33
      all: 11   4 4 3 48,48
73 Luiz Felipe Scolari 01/07/01 to 21/08/02 (415 days) official: 24   18 1 5 76,39
      all: 25   19 1 5 77,33
74 Antônio Lopes (13) 23/07/01 (1 day) official: 1   0 0 1 0,00
75 Zagallo 20/11/02 (1 day) official: 1   1 0 0 100,00
76 Carlos Alberto Parreira 12/02/03 to 01/07/06 (1235 days) official: 53   29 17 7 65,41
      all: 56   31 18 7 66,07
77 Ricardo Gomes (14) 13/07/03 to 27/07/03 (15 days) official: 5   2 2 1 53,33
78 Dunga 16/08/06 to 02/07/10 (1417 days) official: 57   39 12 6 75,44
      all: 58   40 12 6 75,86
79 Jorginho (15) 06/02/08 to 26/03/08 (50 days) official: 2   2 0 0 100,00
80 Mano Menezes since 10/08/10 official: 20   12 5 3 68,33

(1) Ground Commitees; see file about them for more details.
(2) São Paulo state's Ground Commitee coached Brazil against Argentina in Copa Roca while Rio de Janeiro city's Ground Commitee coached Brazil in South American Championship in the same day.
(3) Joreca and Flávio Costa coached together in 14/05/1944 and 17/05/1944.
(4) Gentil Cardoso coached the Pernambuco team, which represented Brazil in 1959 South American Extra Championship.
(5) Foguinho coached the Rio Grande do Sul team, which represented Brazil in 1960 Pan-American Championship.
(6) Filpo Nuñez coached S.E. Palmeiras, which represented Brazil in the friendly against Uruguay in 07/09/1965.
(7) Osvaldo Brandão coached S.C. Corinthians Paulista, which represented Brazil in the friendly against Arsenal (England) in 16/11/1965.
(8) Aymoré Moreira "replaced" Vicente Feola in the friendly against Hungary in 21/11/1965 (Feola was coaching Brazil against USSR in the same day).
(9) Carlos Froner coached the Rio Grande do Sul team, which represented Brazil in 1966 Bernardo O'Higgins Cup.
(10) Mário Travaglini replaced Oswaldo BrandÆo in the friendly match against Flamengo (Brandão who was returning from one surgery).
(11) Cláudio Coutinho coached, in a friendly against Internacional, a team which, according to some sources, was not the official Brazilian national team.
(12) Candinho "replaced" Vanderlei Luxemburgo in the friendly against Spain in 13/11/1999 (Luxemburgo was coaching Brazil olympic team against Australia in the same day).
(13) Antônio Lopes replaced Luiz Felipe Scolari in the match against Honduras for 2001 Copa América (Scolari was sent off one match before).
(14) Ricardo Gomes coached Brazil olympic team, which represented Brazil in 2003 CONCACAF Gold Cup.
(15) Jorginho replaced Dunga in the friendly matches against Ireland Rep. in 06/02/2008
and Sweden in 26/03/2008 (Dunga was sent off one match before).

Coaches with most matches

  Name Matches W D L %
1 Zagallo 126 90 26 10 80,31
2 Carlos Alberto Parreira 112 61 37 14 67,87
3 Aymoré Moreira 63 39 9 16 64,46
4 Dunga 57 39 12 6 75,44
4 Vicente Feola 57 41 10 6 80,70
6 Flávio Costa 56 35 9 12 70,54
7 Telê Santana 53 38 10 5 81,13
8 Vanderlei Luxemburgo 33 21 7 5 70,71
9 Osvaldo Brandão 32 21 6 5 75,00
10 Cláudio Coutinho 31 17 11 3 72,58
11 Sebastião Lazaroni 30 19 7 4 75,00
12 Luiz Felipe Scolari 24 18 1 5 76,39
13 Adhemar Pimenta 20 10 2 8 55,00
13 Mano Menezes 20 12 5 3 68,33
15 Carlos Alberto Silva 19 12 5 2 76,32
16 Falcão 16 6 7 3 59,38
17 Zezé Moreira 13 9 3 1 80,77
18 João Saldanha 11 10 0 1 90,91
19 Emerson Leão 10 3 4 3 43,33
20 Chico Netto 6 2 0 4 33,33
20 Comissão Técnica VII 6 3 3 0 75,00
20 Evaristo de Macedo 6 3 0 3 50,00
20 Foguinho 6 3 1 2 58,33
24 Comissão Técnica V 5 3 2 0 80,00
24 Gentil Cardoso 5 3 0 2 60,00
24 Jayme Barcelos 5 1 0 4 20,00
24 Píndaro de Carvalho 5 4 0 1 80,00
24 Ricardo Gomes 5 2 2 1 53,33
24 Teté 5 4 1 0 90,00
30 Comissão Técnica II 4 1 2 1 50,00
30 Comissão Técnica III 4 1 0 3 25,00
30 Comissão Técnica VI 4 1 0 3 25,00
30 Joaquim Guimarães 4 2 1 1 62,50
30 Luiz Vinhaes 4 2 0 2 50,00
30 Sylvio Pirillo 4 3 0 1 75,00
36 Edu Antunes 3 1 1 1 50,00
36 Ferreira Vianna 3 1 0 2 33,00
38 Antoninho 2 1 0 1 50,00
38 Candinho 2 1 1 0 66,67
38 Carlos Froner 2 1 0 1 50,00
38 Carlos Nascimento 2 1 0 1 50,00
38 Comissão Técnica I 2 1 0 1 50,00
38 Joreca 2 2 0 0 100,00
38 Jorginho 2 2 0 0 100,00
38 Pedrinho 2 0 1 1 25,00
38 Sylvio Lagreca 2 0 1 1 25,00
47 Antônio Lopes 1 0 0 1 0,00
47 Biju 1 1 0 0 100,00
47 Comissão Técnica VIII 1 1 0 0 100,00
47 Ernesto Paulo 1 0 0 1 0,00
47 Filpo Nuñes 1 1 0 0 100,00
47 Yustrich 1 1 0 0 100,00
53 Armindo Nobs Ferreira 0 0 0 0 (*)
53 Comissão Técnica IV 0 0 0 0 (*)
53 Laís 0 0 0 0 (*)
53 Mário Travaglini 0 0 0 0 (*)

(*) Coached only unofficial matches


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