"Portugal vs Netherlands was absurd; a game with absolutely no fair play!" – Phil Scolari recalls four games that changed his life

Luiz Felipe Scolari
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Luiz Felipe Scolari, known in the British media as "Big Phil", is a World Cup-winning manager; mastermind of Brazil's 2002 triumph in Japan and South Korea. 

A defender during his short playing career, Scolari later became one of the world's most prominent and successful managers. He led his home nation to two World Cups in two separate stints and Portugal to the final of Euro 2004. As a club boss, Scolari is known for his short spell at Chelsea, his only post in European domestic football. 

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