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Luiz Felipe Scolari Biography

Dibya Raj Adhikari Sun Sep, 2015
Luiz Felipe Scolari

Facts of Luiz Felipe Scolari

Date of Birth: 1948 , November-9
Birth Nation: Brazil
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Luiz Felipe Scolari
Nationality Brazilian
Birth Place/City Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul,
Ethnicity White
Profession Brazilian football manager
Weight in KG 99
Married Yes
Married to Olga
Children 2
Education degree in physical education
Online Presence wiki
TV Show The Bachelor television program; Law & Order: Special Victims Unit;Design
Net Worth $4 Million USD
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Body Measurements 30B-23-33
Birth Name
Father Denis Kingsley
Mother Diane Kingsley
Working For Brazil national football team
Face Color White
Famous for host Around the Horn
Divorce No
Awards Won SEC Championship.
Breast Size 30
Waist size 23
Hip Size 33
Salary $1,00,000 per annum
Tattoo(s) No Tattoo in her body
Religion Catholic
Neck Size 8
Shoe Size 9
Movies Quai d'Orsay (2013)
Sisters Trina, Tammy, and Tara
Siblings Mike Stern, Robert Sedgwick, Holly Sedgwick
Girlfriend Jessica Bowling
Music Group 3LW
Nick Name
Affair with Chris Wragge,Chris Brooke
Albums Never Lose Sight
Chest Size 34
Boyfriend Michael Sarrazin,Alexander Godunov
Special Title Miss January 1999
Books Girl Walks into a Bar . . .: Comedy Calamities

Quick Timeline of Luiz Felipe Scolari

1948 Born in Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul
1981 Won Alagoano state championship
1966 Began playing football
1982 Began his managerial career
1982 Won Alagoano state championship
1987 Won Gaúcho state championship
1989 Won Kuwait Emir Cup
1993 Joined Grêmio
1995 Won Copa Libertadores
2001 Appointed as the manager of Brazil
2002 Won FIFA WORLD CUP
2003 Appointed as the manager of Portugal
2004 lead Portugal to the Final
2008 Appointed as the manager of Chelsea
2012 Returned to Brazil

Detail Timeline of Luiz Felipe Scolari

November 9 , 1948

Born in Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul

He was from a humble background born in Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil to Dona Cecily Scolari and Benjamin Scolari. He also has one siblings and she is Cleusa Scolari. There is no information about his educational background. He was also raised in Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul.

July 7 , 1981

Won Alagoano state championship

He joined CSA in 1981. Before that, he was associated with several other clubs. He was a solid defender, however, he was not able to win any prestigious awards playinf from other team. Soon after joining, CSA, He won the Alagoano state championship.

1966

Began playing football

Luiz Felipe Scolari was interested in playing football since his childhood days. As a player, he was a defender. His opponent often compared his legs to the wodden one as it was hard to pass though. he began playing football for the club since 1966. 

1982

Began his managerial career

Luiz Felipe Scolari was interested in playing football since his childhood days. He began playing football since his early days. He retired form football in 1981 and soon began his managerial career. He began his managerial career from CSA.

October 1 , 1982

Won Alagoano state championship

As a player he won Alagoano state championship in 1981 from CSA. Soon after winning that championship, he retired from his professional career and began his managerial career. As a manager, he also won this championship with CSA and it was in 1982.

September 2 , 1987

Won Gaúcho state championship

His managerial career was a big start. He won the Alagoanoi state championship in his first spell in CSA. After winning this award, he was offered a massive offer from several clubs. And he joined Grêmio; there he won Gaúcho state championship. 

1989

Won Kuwait Emir Cup

After being the manager for several years in different clubs in Brazil, he moved to Kuwait and there he managed Al Qadisiya Kuwait, it was one of the big clubs in Kuwait. There he won Kuwait Emir Cup in 1989. 

1993

Joined Grêmio

After being successful in Kuwait, he returned back to Brazil and managed Grêmio. There he won several awards later; however, he was scolded and criticized during his early spell. There he won Brazilian Championship.

1995

Won Copa Libertadores

He managed Gremio from 1993. There he won several prestigious awards. He won six championships in few years. He also won Copa Libertadores in 1995. A year later he also led that club to be the champion of Brazilian Championship.

2001

Appointed as the manager of Brazil

As a club manager, he won every trophy in Brazil. During that time, Brazil national team was having a hard time. They were the difficult state of being selected in the Fifa World Cup of 2002. At that time he was elected as the manager of Brazil national team.

December 16 , 2002

Won FIFA WORLD CUP

After having hardship to be qualified in the FIFA world cup, they finally got the green card in the world cup. From the beginning his team showed that skill and finally, his team won the world cup for the fifth time. They beat Germany in the final.

2003

Appointed as the manager of Portugal

He led Brazil to the world cup and finally he won the world cup for them too. After winning the world cup for them, he left Brazil football team and joined the Portuguese football team. With this team, he also had a successful spell.

June 8 , 2004

lead Portugal to the Final

He managed Portugal football team from the 2003. He also had a successful spell with this football team. He led this team to the final of the EURO CUP 2004. However, the ending was not that fruitful, they lost 1-0 with Greece in the final.

July 1 , 2008

Appointed as the manager of Chelsea

He managed Portugal football team for about half a decade and took them to the final of EURO CUP too during his first spell. While in 2008, he reveled that he is fond of managing the football club in the English Premier League and finally in 1st July, 2008, he joined Chelsea football club.

November 28 , 2012

Returned to Brazil

Again on 28th November, 2012, he began managing Brazil football team with an aim to lead them in the world cup final. His initial spell was impressive; he won 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup with them. However, his world cup tour was bad.

Content

Luiz Felipe Scolari is a married man. He is married to Olga Scolari. The actual date when they were married is unknown to the press. He also has two children with her and they are Fabrício Scolari and Leonardo Scolari. There is no information about his extra marital affairs and there is also no any sign of these couple getting divorced.

Luiz Felipe Scolari was interested in playing football since his childhood days. As a player, he was a defender. His opponent often compared his legs to the wooden one as it was hard to pass though. Like him his father was also a professional football player and he also played from the Brazilian professional football league. He retired from his professional football career in 1982 and began his managerial career. Since then he has managed several renowned clubs and also the National Football Team. Luiz Felipe Scolari has also won the FIFA World Cup being the manager.