Nilton Santos in the World Cups

Information about Nilton Santos and his performace in the FIFA Soccer World Cup. Profile with general and detailed stats and data that include National Team, total games, goals and cards and full list of matches played.

Player Profile for Nilton Santos in the Soccer World Cups.

Nilton Santos

Born Date: May 16, 1925
Position: Defender
Jersey Number: 3, 12 and 6

National Team

Brazil
Brazil

Nilton Santos Stats

World Cups Total Games Champion
4
World Cups
15
Games Played
Goals
1
Goal Scored
0.07
Goal Average

Detail of World Cups Played

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World Cup Jersey Position Played Starter Captain DNP Goals GoalAverage Cards W D L Final Standing
Yellow Red
1950 Brazil - Defender 0 0 0 6 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 0 2
1954 Brazil 3 Defender 3 3 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 1 1 1 6
1958 Brazil 12 Defender 6 6 0 0 1 0.17 0 0 5 1 0 1
1962 Brazil 6 Defender 6 6 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 5 1 0 1
Totals:
15 15 0 6 1 0.07 0 0 11 3 1

Abbreviations: DNP = Did Not Play / W = Wins / D = Draws / L = Losses
Final Standing = His National Team final standing in that World Cup

Awards Won

Games played by Nilton Santos

Total Games Wins Draw Games Losses
Goal Difference
15
Games Played
11
Wins
3
Draws
1
Loss
+24
(38 - 14)

Full List of Games:

World Cup: 1950

1st Round Groups, Group 1

-
Jun 24, 1950
Brazil
Brazil
Mexico
Mexico
/
Nilton Santos:
DNP
-
Jun 28, 1950
Brazil
Brazil
Switzerland
Switzerland
/
Nilton Santos:
DNP
-
Jul 01, 1950
Brazil
Brazil
Yugoslavia
Yugoslavia
/
Nilton Santos:
DNP

Final Round Group

-
Jul 09, 1950
Brazil
Brazil
Sweden
Sweden
/
Nilton Santos:
DNP
-
Jul 13, 1950
Brazil
Brazil
Spain
Spain
/
Nilton Santos:
DNP
-
Jul 16, 1950
Brazil
Brazil
Uruguay
Uruguay
/
Nilton Santos:
DNP

World Cup: 1954

1st Round Groups, Group 1

1.
Jun 16, 1954
Brazil
Brazil
Mexico
Mexico
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter
2.
Jun 19, 1954
Brazil
Brazil
Yugoslavia
Yugoslavia
( 0 - 0 ) on extra time
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter

Quarter Finals

3.
Jun 27, 1954
Brazil
Brazil
Hungary
Hungary
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter

World Cup: 1958

1st Round Groups, Group 4

4.
Jun 08, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
Austria
Austria
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter
49'
5.
Jun 11, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
England
England
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter
6.
Jun 15, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
Soviet Union
Soviet Union
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter

Quarter Finals

7.
Jun 19, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
Wales
Wales
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter

Semi-Finals

8.
Jun 24, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
France
France
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter

Final Game

9.
Jun 29, 1958
Brazil
Brazil
Sweden
Sweden
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter

World Cup: 1962

1st Round Groups, Group 3

10.
May 30, 1962
Brazil
Brazil
Mexico
Mexico
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter
11.
Jun 02, 1962
Brazil
Brazil
Czechoslovakia
Czechoslovakia
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter
12.
Jun 06, 1962
Brazil
Brazil
Spain
Spain
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter

Quarter Finals

13.
Jun 10, 1962
Brazil
Brazil
England
England
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter

Semi-Finals

14.
Jun 13, 1962
Brazil
Brazil
Chile
Chile
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter

Final Game

15.
Jun 17, 1962
Brazil
Brazil
Czechoslovakia
Czechoslovakia
/
Nilton Santos:
Starter
DNP = Did Not Play