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Wednesday, 15 May, 2002, 14:28 GMT 15:28 UK Portugal
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Paulo Bento

Career
DOB:
 20.06.69
Caps:
 36
Goals:
 0

World Cup 2002
Appearances:
 3
Goals:
 0
Bookings:
 0
Sendings off:
 0
Paulo Bento
Club:Sporting Lisbon
Position:Midfielder

Paulo Bento plays a good holding role when called upon to do so in the national side.

But he is expected to be kept to the substitutes' bench for the duration of the World Cup.

His greatest assets are his workrate and his strong tackling prowess in midfield.

The Sporting midfielder made his international debut in 1994 but has failed to fully cement his place since then.

He only played three times in qualifying.



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