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Roberto Carlos, Brazil's King of Music, Holds Court in Miami

As far as Brazilian fans go (at least those of, ahem, a certain age), Elvis is not king. The performer who holds that regal title for them is Roberto Carlos, who at 81 years of age still manages to score Top 40 hits in his homeland and across the adult Latin market despite what folks a quarter his age might do.
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Real Madrid, Brazil legend Roberto Carlos plays for English pub team

While the likes of Luis Diaz and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang stole the headlines during the winter transfer window, one deal that managed to sneak beneath the radar saw an amateur Sunday League team from Shropshire, England, pull off a miraculous move to sign up former Brazil international and Real Madrid star Roberto Carlos.
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A Shropshire lad: Roberto Carlos becomes a pub footballer

There is always something fascinating about seeing people a few notches below their usual standards, like watching Barcelona in the Europa League or Joe Biden’s cameo in the TV comedy Parks and Recreation. The Queen opened a motorway service station near Bolton in 1970, and it was essential viewing. And so, the chance to watch Roberto Carlos, one of the best left-backs football has had, play Sunday League in Shrewsbury was too good to miss.
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From Brazil to Bull in the Barne – Roberto Carlos scores on Sunday league debut

Roberto Carlos made an unlikely return to action on Friday as the World Cup-winning former Brazil defender turned out for a Shropshire-based Sunday league team.Shrewsbury side Bull in the Barne United, named after a local pub, had the 48-year-old ex-Real Madrid full-back making an appearance for them after winning a charity ‘Dream Transfer’ raffle on eBay in January.He showed some nice touches after coming off the bench in the first half, and subsequently came back on to score a penalty late on as Bull in the Barne were beaten 4-3 by fellow Shrewsbury and District Sunday League Division 1 team...
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Roberto Carlos scores but Sunday League side Bull In The Barne United beaten as Brazil legend makes one-off appearance

Roberto Carlos made an unlikely return to action on Friday as the World Cup-winning former Brazil defender turned out for a Shropshire-based Sunday league team. Shrewsbury side Bull in the Barne United, named after a local pub, won the chance to have the 48-year-old ex-Real Madrid full-back turn out for them after winning a charity 'Dream Transfer' raffle on eBay in January.
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Roberto Carlos set to get a taste of English Sunday league football

World Cup-winning former Brazil defender Roberto Carlos is set to get a taste of English Sunday league football on Friday.Shrewsbury side Bull in the Barne United, named after a local pub, will have the 48-year-old ex-Real Madrid full-back making an appearance for them after winning a charity ‘Dream Transfer’ raffle on eBay in January.Carlos is set to be involved on Friday as Bull in the Barne face fellow Greenhous Shrewsbury and District Sunday League Division 1 team Harlescott Rangers in a friendly.His professional playing career, which included over 100 caps and winning the 2002 World Cup with Brazil and 11...
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Roberto Carlos: Brazil legend set to play Sunday league clash in Shrewsbury on Friday

World Cup-winning former Brazil defender Roberto Carlos is set to get a taste of English Sunday league football on Friday. Shrewsbury side Bull in the Barne United, named after a local pub, will have the 48-year-old ex-Real Madrid full-back making an appearance for them after winning a charity 'Dream Transfer' raffle on eBay in January.
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Roberto Carlos launches cryptocurrency as football strengthens links with industry

The legendary Brazilian full-back joins the likes of Mesut Ozil and Antoine Griezmann in embracing alternative currencies. Brazil icon Roberto Carlos has launched a new cryptocurrency based on his likeness, GOAL has learned, with the digital asset going by the name $RC3 and trading on the Rally platform. The move...
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