Arturo Vidal

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Arturo Erasmo Vidal Pardo (Spanish pronunciation: [aɾˈtuɾo eˈɾazmo βiˈðal ˈpaɾðo]; born 22 May 1987) is a Chilean professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Serie A club Inter Milan and the Chile national team. His displays during his time at Juventus led him to be nicknamed Il Guerriero ("The Warrior"), Rey Arturo ("King Arthur") and La Piranha by the Italian press due to his hard-tackling and aggressive, tenacious style of play.Vidal started his career with Colo-Colo, where he won three Chilean Primera División titles. He relocated to Europe, where he joined Bundesliga club Bayer Leverkusen and played there for four seasons. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arturo Vidal has received more than 4,693,196 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 62 in 2019). Arturo Vidal is the 632nd most popular soccer player (down from 460th in 2019), the 32nd most popular biography from Chile (down from 28th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Chilean Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Arturo Vidal ranks 632 out of 16,923Before him are Mitsuo Kamata, Dixie Dean, Viliam Schrojf, Goyo Benito, Predrag Mijatović, and Jimmy Savile. After him are Jaap Stam, Miloš Milutinović, Alberto Suppici, Mario Balotelli, Alessandro Altobelli, and José Ángel Iribar.

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Among people born in 1987, Arturo Vidal ranks 10Before him are Luis Suárez, Edinson Cavani, Sebastian Vettel, Maria Sharapova, Gonzalo Higuaín, and Zac Efron. After him are Gerard Piqué, Blake Lively, Cesc Fàbregas, Tom Felton, Lee Min-ho, and Arda Turan.

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Among people born in Chile, Arturo Vidal ranks 32 out of 225Before him are Humberto Maturana (1928), Jorge Medina (1926), Roberto Matta (1911), Nicanor Parra (1914), Jorge Alessandri (1896), and Orlando Letelier (1932). After him are Francisco Varela (1946), Gabriel González Videla (1898), Antonio Skármeta (1940), Sergio Badilla Castillo (1947), Patricio Guzmán (1941), and Carlos Ibáñez del Campo (1877).


Among soccer players born in Chile, Arturo Vidal ranks 4Before him are Iván Zamorano (1967), Elías Figueroa (1946), and Leonel Sánchez (1936). After him are Alexis Sánchez (1988), Marcelo Salas (1974), Carlos Vidal (1902), Fernando Riera (1920), Guillermo Subiabre (1903), Claudio Bravo (1983), Roberto Rojas (1957), and Carlos Caszely (1950).

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