Dunga

Brazilian association football player and manager

This is a Portuguese name; the first family name is Bledorn and the second is Verri.

Carlos Caetano Bledorn Verri (born 31 October 1963), known as Dunga (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈdũɡɐ]), is a Brazilian football manager and former professional player who played as a defensive midfielder.

Dunga
Aecio Neves e Dunga - 17-06-2008 (8368243127) (cropped).jpg
Dunga with Brazil in 2008
Personal information
Full name Carlos Caetano Bledorn Verri
Date of birth (1963-10-31) 31 October 1963 (age 58)
Place of birth Ijuí, Brazil
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Position(s) Defensive midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1980–1984 Internacional 10 (0)
1984–1985 Corinthians 13 (1)
1985–1987 Santos 16 (1)
1987 Vasco da Gama 17 (1)
1987–1988 Pisa 23 (2)
1988–1992 Fiorentina 124 (8)
1992–1993 Pescara 23 (3)
1993–1995 VfB Stuttgart 54 (7)
1995–1998 Júbilo Iwata 99 (16)
1999–2000 Internacional 20 (3)
Total 377 (42)
National team
1987–1998 Brazil 91 (6)
Teams managed
2006–2010 Brazil
2008 Brazil U23
2012–2013 Internacional
2014–2016 Brazil
Honours
Men's Football
Representing  Brazil (as player)
FIFA World Cup
Winner 1994
Runner-up 1998
FIFA Confederations Cup
Winner 1997
Copa América
Winner 1989
Winner 1997
Runner-up 1995
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1984 Team
FIFA U-20 World Cup
Winner 1983
South American U-20 Championship
Winner 1983
Representing  Brazil (as manager)
FIFA Confederations Cup
Winner 2009
Copa América
Winner 2007
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Team
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

Appearances and goals by club, season and competition[1]
Club Season League National Cup League Cup Continental Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Internacional 1982 Série A 1 0 1 0
1983 4 0 4 0
1984 5 0 5 0
Total 10 0 10 0
Corinthians 1985 Série A 13 1 13 1
Santos 1986 Série A 16 1 16 1
Vasco da Gama 1987 Série A 17 1 17 1
Pisa 1987–88 Serie A 23 2 6 1 - - - - 29 3
Fiorentina 1988–89 Serie A 30 3 8 1 - - - - 38 4
1989–90 28 0 2 1 - - 11 0 41 1
1990–91 33 1 6 1 - - - - 39 2
1991–92 33 4 4 1 - - - - 37 5
Total 124 8 20 4 0 0 11 0 155 12
Pescara 1992–93 Serie A 23 3 - - - - - - 23 3
VfB Stuttgart 1993–94 Bundesliga 27 4 27 4
1994–95 26 4 26 4
Total 53 8 53 8
Júbilo Iwata 1995 J1 League 25 1 2 0 - - 27 1
1996 20 4 1 0 13 0 - 34 4
1997 26 5 0 0 11 1 - 37 6
1998 28 6 0 0 0 0 - 28 6
Total 99 16 3 0 24 1 - 126 17
Internacional 1999 Série A 15 1 15 1
Career total 393 41 29 5 24 1 11 0 457 47

InternationalEdit

Appearances and goals by national team and year
National team Year Apps Goals
Brazil 1987 4 1
1988 0 0
1989 15 0
1990 6 1
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 13 1
1994 13 1
1995 14 1
1996 0 0
1997 17 1
1998 9 0
Total 91 6

Coaching recordEdit

As of 12 June 2016
Team From To Record1
G W D L Win %
Brazil 24 July 2006 2 July 2010 60 42 12 6 070.00
Brazil Olympic Team 22 June 2008 22 August 2008 9 8 0 1 088.89
Internacional 12 December 2012 26 October 2013 61 28 22 11 045.90
Brazil 22 July 2014 4 June 2016 26 18 5 3 069.23
Total 156 96 39 21 061.54

HonoursEdit

PlayerEdit

Internacional

Vasco da Gama

Júbilo Iwata

Brazil U-20

Brazil

Individual

ManagerEdit

Internacional

Brazil

Individual

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Dunga". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Retrieved 5 October 2013.
  2. "FIFA World Cup Awards: All-Star Team". Archived from the original on 30 June 2016. Retrieved 22 March 2015.
  3. FIFA XI´s Matches – Full Info Archived 17 November 2015 at the Wayback Machine
  4. "Legends". Golden Foot. Archived from the original on 25 September 2015. Retrieved 23 September 2015.
  5. Matteo Magrini (23 August 2016). "Festa al Franchi, presenti e assenti. No eccellenti da Rui Costa, Baggio e Batistuta" (in Italian). Fiorentina.it. Archived from the original on 24 August 2016. Retrieved 24 August 2016.
  6. "Former Results". IFFHS. Archived from the original on 24 September 2019. Retrieved 13 January 2016.

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