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Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga

1956 - Today

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Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga (born 23 August 1956), Goiko for short, is a Spanish former football centre-back and manager. He 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).Goikoetxea was a Spanish international in the 1980s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga has received more than 192,773 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia. Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga is the 713th most popular soccer player (up from 791st in 2019), the 785th most popular biography from Spain (up from 804th in 2019) and the 49th most popular Spanish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga ranks 713 out of 16,880Before him are Eduard Streltsov, Noritaka Hidaka, Adriano, Waldemar de Brito, Bruno Conti, and Alf Ramsey. After him are Yoshinobu Ishii, Akira Nishino, Hiroshi Saeki, Zózimo, Ove Kindvall, and Viktor Ponedelnik.

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Among people born in 1956, Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga ranks 100Before him are Luis Guzmán, Ewa Kopacz, Hans van Breukelen, Alain Ducasse, Steven Bauer, and Mari Boine. After him are Boris Akunin, Kazuyo Sejima, Yegor Gaidar, John Lydon, Horacio Cartes, and Alejandro Giammattei.

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Among people born in Spain, Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga ranks 785 out of 2,932Before him are Joseph Oller (1839), Toda of Pamplona (876), Yolande of Aragon, Duchess of Calabria (1273), Infante Antonio, Duke of Galliera (1866), Aioulf (400), and Salvador de Madariaga (1886). After him are Wifred II, Count of Barcelona (900), Melchor Cano (1509), Ruy López de Villalobos (1500), Juan Caramuel y Lobkowitz (1606), Chus Lampreave (1930), and Luis Ricardo Falero (1851).


Among soccer players born in Spain, Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga ranks 49Before him are Míchel (1963), Antonio de la Cruz (1947), Pepe Reina (1982), Fernando Morientes (1976), Sergi Barjuán (1971), and Santiago Cañizares (1969). After him are Luis Molowny (1925), Edmundo Suárez (1916), Joaquín Peiró (1936), Manuel Sanchís Martínez (1938), Kepa Arrizabalaga (1994), and Pahiño (1923).