Jarbas Faustinho

This article is about a Brazilian footballer. For the village in Iran, see Cherbas.
Personal information
Full name Jarbas Faustinho
Date of birth (1939-09-21) 21 September 1939
Place of birth Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Winger
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1961–1962 Olaria ? (?)
1962–1969 SSC Napoli 166 (49)
1969–1972 Bari 66 (6)
1972–1975 SSC Napoli[1] 51 (7)
Teams managed
1976–1977 SSC Napoli (youths)
1978–1979 Frattese Frattamaggiore
1979–1981 Turris
1981–1984 Afragolese
1984–1987 Sorrento
1987–1988 Afragolese
1988–1989 Campania
1990-1991 Juve Stabia
1993-1994 Ischia Isolaverde
1994–1995 SSC Napoli

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Jarbas Faustinho (born 21 September 1939 in Rio de Janeiro) commonly known as just Cané ([kaˈne]) is a former Brazil professional footballer and coach. Although born in Brazil, Cané played the majority of his football career in Italy.

At club level he played as a winger for S.S.C. Napoli and Bari amongst many others, as a coach he managed several clubs in the Province of Naples area. He also played for Montreal Castors in the Canadian National Soccer League during 1976.[2]

After taking over as head coach of Napoli in 1994, Cané became the first black coach in Serie A history.[3]






  1. "Brazilian Players in Italy". RSSSF.com. 22 June 2007.
  2. "Castors feature international soccer stars". Ottawa Journal. June 17, 1976. p. 30.
  3. "Seedorf to become the first black manager of Milan?". MTN Football. 23 May 2013. Retrieved 3 August 2013.

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