Mário Wilson, Portuguese football player and manager, Died at 86


Mário Wilson was born on October 17, 1929, and died on October 3, 2016.

He was a Portuguese football central defender and manager.

Wilson played in 286 Portuguese first division games over the course of 14 seasons, mainly in representation of Académica.

In the end, he embarked in a lengthy managerial career in the country, which lasted more than 30 years and also included two spells at his main club, and several more at Benfica.

Mário Wilson passed away at 86 years old.