Ruy Scarpino

Brazilian association football player

Ruy Santos Scarpino (17 February 1962 – 3 March 2021) was a Brazilian football manager. Scarpino was born in Vitória, Espírito Santo.[1] His managing career lasted from 1999 until 2020. His best known managing teams were with Imperatriz, Ceará and Ituano.

During the COVID-19 pandemic in Brazil, he was hospitalized with COVID-19 on 28 February 2021. He died on 3 March in Manaus, Amazonas at the age of 59.[2]


  1. "Ruy Scarpino". Terceiro Tempo. Retrieved 30 April 2017.
  2. Ricardo, João (3 March 2021). "Morre Ruy Scarpino, técnico de títulos e acesso no futebol do Maranhão". Globo Esporte (in Portuguese). Retrieved 3 March 2021.