For the amazing plasticity of the fans nicknamed him "rubber". In addition, he was a football subtlety, allowing to make decisions, predict that the opponent was not able to. In addition, a great speed, not to mention the technical equipment. Appliances in Brazil nobody is particularly surprised - masterly handling of the ball is meant here by itself. But Leonidas first showed the world football kick in the fall, which in Brazil dubbed "bisikletami". Today, this technique is well known and is called "scissors", he mastered many players. However, in 1930 he appeared circus tricks and shook not only the fans in the stands, but also the players who saw it for the first time.