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Rubens Minelli
Personal information
Full name Rubens Francisco Minelli
Date of birth (1928-12-19) 19 December 1928 (age 92)
Place of birth São Paulo, Brazil
Position(s) Winger
Teams managed
Years Team
1963–1965 América (SP)
1966 Botafogo (SP)
1966 América (SP)
1967 Sport
1968 Francana
1969 Guarani
1969–1971 Palmeiras
1971–1973 Portuguesa
1973 Rio Preto
1974–1976 Internacional
1977–1979 São Paulo
1979–1980 Al-Hilal
1982–1983 Palmeiras
1984 Atlético Mineiro
1985 Grêmio
1986 Corinthians
1987–1988 Palmeiras
1988–1989 Grêmio
1990 Paraná
1991 Rio Branco (SP)
1992 Santos
1995 XV de Piracicaba
1994 Ferroviária
1994–1997 Paraná
1997–1998 Coritiba

Rubens Francisco Minelli (born 19 December 1928) is a Brazilian former football player and manager.

As a player, he played for Ypiranga, Nacional (SP), Palmeiras, Taubaté and São Bento, where he ended his career after broken a leg when he was 27.

After any years he started his career as a manager for América, after have coached many clubs of Brazil, like, Internacional, São Paulo, Palmeiras, Grêmio, Paraná, Sport, Francana, Corinthians, Santos, Portuguesa, Guarani, Ponte Preta, Rio Branco, Ferroviária, Atlético Mineiro and Coritiba.[1] Later, he moved abroad to manage Al-Hilal and Saudi Arabia National Team in Saudi Arabia.



Sport Club Recife


Sport Club Internacional

Associação Atlética Francana

São Paulo Futebol Clube


Grêmio Foot-Ball Porto Alegrense

Paraná Clube


  1. ^ "Futpedia: Rubens Minelli (Rubens Francisco Minelli)" (in Portuguese). Globo Esporte. Archived from the original on 2009-12-20. Retrieved 2010-02-15.