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Capucho (footballer)

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Full nameNuno Fernando Gonçalves Rocha
Height1.80 m
Playing positionWinger

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Nuno Fernando Gonçalves da Rocha (born 21 February 1972 in Barcelos), aka Capucho, is a retired Portuguese footballer who played as a winger.

Blessed with scoring and dribbling ability alike, he also displayed good defensive and tackling skills. His 15-year professional career was mainly associated with Porto (although he also represented Sporting), with which he won a total of 13 major titles, having appeared in 368 Portuguese first division games in 13 seasons, scoring 60 goals.

For Portugal, Capucho appeared in one FIFA World Cup and one UEFA European Football Championship, both in the early 2000s.


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