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Frederico Barrigana

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Full nameFrederico Barrigana
Date of birthApril 28, 1922
Place of birthAlcochete, Portugal
Playing positionGoalkeeper

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Frederico Barrigana (28 April 1922 in Alcochete, Portugal 30 September 2007 in Águeda, Portugal) was a Portuguese football goalkeeper that became famous for playing for FC Porto, where he earned the nickname "Barrigana Mãos-de-ferro"(meaning iron hands). He was chosen by Portuguese sports newspaper Record as one of the best 100 Portuguese football players ever.

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