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Sao Paulo keeper Rogerio scores 99th career goal

Sao Paulo goalkeeper Rogerio Ceni scored the 99th goal of his career in the match against Paulista on Wednesday.

The 38-year-old former Brazil goalkeeper, a free kick and penalty specialist, converted a second-half spot-kick although it was not enough to prevent the former South American champions losing the match 3-2 in the Sao Paulo state championship.

The goal partially atoned for a mistake which led to Paulista's opener.
His first chance to complete a century will be in Sunday's derby with Corinthians.

"Sao Paulo-Corinthians is much more important than the 100th goal," Rogerio told reporters afterwards.

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no_more_heroes4157d ago

A goalkeeper who is a free kick and penalty specialist? Don't see THAT every day.

lukie1224156d ago

I would love to see how he scores those free kicks!