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Carlos Henrique Raposo (born 2 April 1963), commonly known as ...

wikipedia - 25 Jul 2018
Carlos Henrique Raposo (born 2 April 1963), commonly known as Carlos Kaiser, is a Brazilian former footballer who played as a striker better known as being a "farce footballer". He was selected to play with many teams in his decade-long career, but never actually played a regulation game and hid his limited ability with phony injuries, frequent team changes and other ruses.
carlos kaiser (footballer)

The weird world of football's greatest conman Carlos Kaiser

The Guardian - 27 Jul 2018
He was like a boffin putting together the ultimate fake footballer – except he was also the boffin's subject. “Man, he was like a celebrity,” says Maurício. “He'd walk on the tips of his feet looking straight ahead: 'Hey, buddy. I'm Carlos Kaiser, you ...
carlos kaiser (footballer)

Kaiser: The greatest footballer to never play football

The Argus - 28 Jul 2018
CARLOS Henrique Raposo, commonly known as Kaiser, made a living as a conman and is widely regarded as the greatest footballer to never play football. Now a new film has been made about how he fooled millions. Jamie Walker spoke to the film's ...
carlos kaiser (footballer)

Kaiser: The Greatest Footballer Never to Play Football Review

HeyUGuys - 09 Aug 2018
The idea of a footballer earning contracts for an entire career without playing a single game can't possibly be true. Except of course, it mostly is. Throughout the 80s and 90s, Carlos Henrique Raposo aka Carlos Kaiser played for a variety of football ...
carlos kaiser (footballer)

Inside the life of football con artist Carlos Henrique Raposo - 31 Jul 2018
Known to all as “Kaiser”, supposedly due to his resemblance to German football great Franz “Kaiser” Beckenbauer, he was dubbed “the greatest footballer never to play football” by Brazilian legend Renato Gaucho. As a documentary about his extraordinary ...
carlos kaiser (footballer)


The Upcoming - 30 Jul 2018
Kaiser follows the surreal, topsy-turvy journey of CarlosKaiser” Henrique Raposo, a Brazilian conman who sweet-talked his way into professional football – without even touching a ball. His skills of persuasion tricked managers, clubs, journalists and ...
carlos kaiser (footballer)

Football documentary Kaiser! unveils trailer and quad poster

Entertainment Focus - 23 Jul 2018
The trailer and quad poster have arrived for footballing documentary Kaiser! Exploring the story of Carlos Henrique Raposo aka Kaiser, the film is directed by Louis Myles and co-written by Myles with Ivor Baddiel. In the 1980s and 1990s, Brazil were ...
carlos kaiser (footballer)

Carlos Kaiser: The Greatest Footballer Never To Play Football

SPORTbible - 21 Jul 2018
The word "fraud" is used very commonly in football by plenty of folk on social media these days. One might call the opposition team manager or a player a "fraud"- if they feel as though they have deceived others. But no matter who is given the tag in ...
carlos kaiser (footballer)

Sussex film director and 'fake footballer' who fooled the world

Sussex Express - 25 Jul 2018
But Brazil also had the greatest footballer never to have played the game. Carlos Henrique Raposo, known to all as Kaiser, grew up in Rio de Janeiro with one dream: to escape poverty by becoming a professional footballer. He lacked the talent to do so ...

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