Brazil's Nilton Santos, left, slides the ball away from Spainish forward Ferenc Puskas, during their World Cup match, in Vina Del Mar, Chile, in this June 6, 1962 file photo.
Brazil defeated Spain 2-1 and proceeded to the quarter finals. Hungarian soccer great Ferenc Puskas has died in a Budapest hospital. He was 79. Puskas died Friday, Nov. 17, 2006 at 7 a.m. (0600 GMT) at the Kutvolgyi hospital of respiratory and circulatory failure, family spokesman Gyorgy Szollosy said. The captain of Hungary's "Golden Team" of the 1950s had been in intensive care since September.