G:TheClub is known worldwide for having revealed the "athlete of the century" (named in 1999 by the International Olympic Committee), Pelé, who beganhis career at Santos in 1956, with only 16 years of age. In the Decade of 1960, he was the main star of the biggest joke of all time team, whichgot several glories around the globe, among them the two intercontinental cups that the club won in 1962 and 1963.
F:The Santos is the largestBrazilian champion, next to the Palm trees, with 8 titles: 5 Cups Brazil (1961-1965), 1 Tournament Roberto Gomes Pedrosa (1968) and 2 BrazilianChampionships (2002 and 2004). CBF officially recognized these tournaments on December 13, 2010. The Santos FC, in their golden stage, won 9titles in a row between 1961 and 1963. From 1960 to 1969, a period of 10 years, won no less than 22 official titles, a record among Brazilian teams.G:In January 20, 1998, Santos became the first team in football history to reach the mark of 10 thousand goals (goal of midfielder Jorginho).In August 26, 2005, reached the mark of 11 thousand (goal from striker Geílson). Is the fastest scored goals in club history in world football.