Born in 1963 carlos kaiser his actual name was carlos henrique raposo started his football career at the youth academies of botafogo and flamengo. In 1979 mexican club puebla scouted him and snapped him up but released him a few months later due to his homesickness.
Carlos kaiser is known as the farce footballer now 55 carlos was signed by a host of clubs including giants such as botafogo flamengo fluminense vasco da gama and many other teams during a.
Carlos kaiser football. At first glance it may seem like carlos kaiser had an impressive career. Carlos henrique raposo plus communément appelé carlos kaiser né le 2 juillet 1963 à rio pardo au brésil est un footballeur brésilien qui jouait au poste d attaquant également connu sous le nom de forrest gump du football brésilien. That man is carlos henrique.
Carlos kaiser football s greatest conman a new film tells the story of carlos kaiser who was one of the most famous footballers in brazil for over 20 years even though he had no intention of. Teaser trailer for our film which is officially selected and premiering at tribeca film festival 2018 like most boys around the world carlos henrique rapos. Carlos kaiser footballer from wikipedia the free encyclopedia carlos henrique raposo born 2 april 1963 commonly known as carlos kaiser is a brazilian former footballer who played as a striker.
Over ten years he was on the books at some top clubs across the world including flamengo six time winners of the. Although his abilities were far short of professional standard he managed to sign for numerous teams during his decade long career. The weird world of football s greatest conman carlos kaiser in an extract from his new book kaiser which accompanies the film of the same name rob smyth looks at some of the tricks used by.
For 24 years he was a professional footballer at brazilian teams such as botafogo. Much of it is even true although exactly how much only one man knows.