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 midfielder for Süper Lig club Beşiktaş. 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 1,662,328 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Alex Teixeira is the 5,369th most popular soccer player (down from 4,776th in 2019), the 858th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 720th in 2019) and the 486th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Alex Teixeira ranks 5,369 out of 16,923Before him are Stefano Eranio, Pablo Machín, Kasey Keller, Franck Kessié, Christophe Jallet, and Stelios Giannakopoulos. After him are Reynald Pedros, Jean Makoun, Aaron Hunt, Jefferson, José Ángel Ziganda, and Bernardo Corradi.

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Among people born in 1990, Alex Teixeira ranks 154Before him are Gregor Schlierenzauer, Lee Sung-kyung, Abel Hernández, Christian Benteke, Mateo Musacchio, and Graham Rogers. After him are James Maslow, Seo Ye-ji, Nicolas Nkoulou, Danny Rose, Diego Boneta, and Aleksandar Prijović.

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Among people born in Brazil, Alex Teixeira ranks 858 out of 1,947Before him are Amanda Nunes (1988), Cícero Moraes (1982), Adaílton (1977), Willian José (1991), Robson da Silva (1964), and Davi Cortes da Silva (1963). After him are Jefferson (1983), Artur Avila (1979), Rafael Sóbis (1985), Reinaldo da Cruz Oliveira (1979), Thiago Lacerda (1978), and Lateef Crowder dos Santos (1977).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Alex Teixeira ranks 486Before him are Diego Cavalieri (1982), Marques Batista de Abreu (1973), Lucas Silva (1993), Adaílton (1977), Willian José (1991), and Davi Cortes da Silva (1963). After him are Jefferson (1983), Rafael Sóbis (1985), Reinaldo da Cruz Oliveira (1979), Robert da Silva Almeida (1971), Ronny (1986), and Ramon Menezes (1972).

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