Zico to meet his namesake

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Andy Richards reports...

Guernsey's very own Ryan-Zico Black is to star in a documentary about his brazilian name-sake.

Globo TV, who broadcast to millions in Brazil, were over to meet Zico after learning about him on the internet and reading his autobiography.

And now, the two footballers are set to meet.

At the end of the shoot, they played Ryan a dvd from Zico.

In it he said he was very proud that Ryan had taken his name.

He also signed a limited edition shirt for him

But amazingly, Zico has invited the Guernseyman to play in a huge charity match in Brazil, infront of 40,000 people.

He could line up alongside Brazilian stars like Ronaldinho, Neymar and Ronaldo.



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