Marques Isaias was the first Brazilian player to play in the Premier League. He joined Coventry City in 1995.
The Premier League has never been an attractive destination for the top Brazilian players, many choosing to play in Europe, Asia or the America's.
Now it seems Brazilian footballers are becoming more suited to the physical game of the Premier League and in the last decade, many top players from the country are starting to join the samba revolution in England.
GMS look's at eleven of the best Brazilian players to have graced the Premier League, using abbreviated names only.
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