Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga

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Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga (born 23 May 1956), Goiko for short, is a Spanish football manager and former player, who played as a centre back. Goikoetxea was known for his aggressive play and was nicknamed "The Butcher of Bilbao". He mainly played for Athletic Bilbao; among the club's fans, he was also known as El Gigante de Alonsotegui (The Giant of Alonsotegui).He was a Spain and Basque international. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga has received more than 175,908 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga is the 791st most popular soccer player (up from 889th in 2019), the 805th most popular biography from Spain and the 55th most popular Spanish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga ranks 791 out of 16,923. Before him are Felice Borel, Václav Ježek, Roberto Bettega, Goro Yamada, Santos Urdinarán, and Kylian Mbappé. After him are Horst-Dieter Höttges, Javier Saviola, Enzo Scifo, Asim Ferhatović, Arda Turan, and Minoru Kobata.

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Among people born in 1956, Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga ranks 98Before him are Luis Guzmán, Klaus Allofs, Baruch Goldstein, Kazuyo Sejima, Horacio Cartes, and Marie Colvin. After him are Bidzina Ivanishvili, Sebastian Coe, Kenny G, Afric Simone, Anders Tegnell, and Fernando Gomes.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga ranks 805 out of 2,595. Before him are Andregoto Galíndez (910), Salvador de Madariaga (1886), Estanislau Basora (1926), Infante Antonio, Duke of Galliera (1866), Enric Prat de la Riba (1870), and Juan de Zumárraga (1468). After him are Melchor Cano (1509), Àngel Guimerà (1845), Mathieu Orfila (1787), Robert de Nola (1500), José María Gil-Robles y Quiñones (1898), and Montserrat Figueras (1942).


Among soccer players born in Spain, Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga ranks 55Before him are Jesús María Pereda (1938), Cesc Fàbregas (1987), Jacinto Quincoces (1905), Ignacio Zoco (1939), Edmundo Suárez (1916), and Estanislau Basora (1926). After him are David Silva (1986), Sergio Busquets (1988), Marcos Alonso (1933), Luis Fernández (1959), Francisco Bru (1885), and Txiki Begiristain (1964).