Plenty of promising Brazilian footballers make the trip abroad in an effort to earn a living playing football in one of Europe's many leagues, with the dream of making it at a big club, but in recent years many have disappointed.
Brazil has exported countless stars who went on to make an impact on the world stage, but the famed production line has also coughed out a few duds.
For every Ronaldo, Rivaldo and Ronaldinho that graces Europe's elite, there's a Brazilian who tried his luck abroad and failed to make a name for himself.
Here at Bleacher Report, we've investigated the Brazilians that failed miserably on the world stage and compiled their tales of woe for your reading pleasure.
The players that follow are ranked in no particular order and represent the biggest failures of Brazilian football since the turn of the millennium.
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