Brazil 1982 goalkeeper dies

SAO PAULO – Waldir Peres, the much-maligned goalkeeper in Brazil’s 1982 World Cup side, died of a heart attack on Sunday, his former club Sao Paulo said. He was 66. Peres will always be remembered for a calamitous mistake in Brazil’s opening match against the Soviet Union when he let a 30-metre strike from Andrei […]

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