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Alex Teixeira

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Alex Teixeira Santos (Brazilian Portuguese: [aˈlɛks te(j)ˈʃejɾɐ]; born 6 January 1990) is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Vasco da Gama. Teixeira began his career with Vasco da Gama, making his debut for the senior team at the age of 18, before moving to Shakhtar Donetsk in November 2009. He spent seven years at the club, scoring 89 goals in 222 appearances, while winning the Ukrainian Premier League five times. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alex Teixeira has received more than 1,830,221 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Alex Teixeira is the 4,863rd most popular soccer player (up from 5,366th in 2019), the 794th most popular biography from Brazil (up from 856th in 2019) and the 429th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.93

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.36

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Alex Teixeira ranks 4,863 out of 16,880Before him are Miodrag Božović, William Ayache, Giourkas Seitaridis, Manuel Negrete Arias, Riccardo Ferri, and Beto. After him are Curtis Jones, Roberto López Ufarte, Lucas Ocampos, Olaf Marschall, Alex Manninger, and Benni McCarthy.

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Among people born in 1990, Alex Teixeira ranks 117Before him are Lindsey Morgan, Shin Se-kyung, Fábio, Adelaide Kane, Sergey Karjakin, and Chris Colfer. After him are Alan Dzagoev, Diego Contento, Clara Lago, Anthony Lopes, Kang So-ra, and Christophe Lemaitre.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Alex Teixeira ranks 794 out of 2,067Before him are Mike Krieger (1986), Marcos Paulo (1977), Mirandinha (1952), Daniella Cicarelli (1978), Denílson Custódio Machado (1943), and Beto (1975). After him are Torben Grael (1960), Lincoln (1979), Derlei (1975), Matuzalém (1980), José Leandro Ferreira (1959), and Afonso Alves (1981).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Alex Teixeira ranks 429Before him are Fábio (1990), Edu (1981), Marcos Paulo (1977), Mirandinha (1952), Denílson Custódio Machado (1943), and Beto (1975). After him are Lincoln (1979), Derlei (1975), Matuzalém (1980), José Leandro Ferreira (1959), Afonso Alves (1981), and Antônio Silva (1952).

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