'O Doutor' Socrates, Brazil national football team attack midfielder
Brazilian footballer Sócrates at the 1986 FIFA World Cup in Mexico. His headband says "México Sigue En Pie" (Mexico Is Still Standing) in solidarity after the devastating earthquake of
Brazil and Corinthians midfielder, doctor of medicine and philosophy, Sócrates also organised demonstrations of opposition to Brazil's military dictatorship.
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Sócrates Brasileiro Sampaio de Souza Vieira de Oliveira, MD, simply Sócrates, was a Brazilian footballer who played as an attacking midfielder. His doctorate in medicine and his political awareness, earned him the nickname "Doctor Socrates".