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FILE - In this June 13, 1962 file photo, Brazil's top goal scorer Garrincha, right, is led off the field by an unidentified team official, after being sent off by the referee, during the semi-final match against Chile, in Santiago, Chile. Brazil defeated Chile by four goals to two. A statement published late Wednesday, June 1, 2017, by the city of Mage, outside of Rio de Janeiro, said there are two graves in a local cemetery marked with the name of the Brazil soccer great. However, the city also said they had no records of his remains being moved.(AP Photo, File)

FILE - In this June 13, 1962 file photo, Brazil's top goal scorer Garrincha, right, is led off the field by an unidentified team official, after being sent off by the referee, during the semi-final match against Chile, in Santiago, Chile. Brazil defeated Chile by four goals to two. A statement published late Wednesday, June 1, 2017, by the city of Mage, outside of Rio de Janeiro, said there are two graves in a local cemetery marked with the name of the Brazil soccer great. However, the city also said they had no records of his remains being moved.(AP Photo, File)

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