Carlos Queiroz

1953 - Today

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Carlos Manuel Brito Leal de Queiroz (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈkaɾluʃ kɐjˈɾɔʃ]; born 1 March 1953) is a Portuguese football manager. He has served as the manager of his native Portugal's national team, the United Arab Emirates, South Africa, Iran, Colombia, Egypt and Qatar, leading South Africa (2002), Portugal (2010) and Iran (2014, 2018, and 2022) to the FIFA World Cup. At club level, he has also managed Sporting CP, the New York/New Jersey Metrostars in Major League Soccer and Spanish club Real Madrid. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carlos Queiroz has received more than 2,753,346 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Carlos Queiroz is the 86th most popular soccer player (down from 65th in 2019), the 3rd most popular biography from Mozambique and the 2nd most popular Mozambican Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 2.8M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 65.58

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 47

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.93

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Carlos Queirozs by language

Over the past year Carlos Queiroz has had the most page views in the with 304,886 views, followed by Persian (146,377), and Arabic (90,495). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Kurdish (Sorani) (225.00%), Indonesian (117.51%), and Southern Azerbaijani (115.77%)


Among soccer players, Carlos Queiroz ranks 86 out of 21,273Before him are Béla Guttmann, Bobby Moore, Rudi Völler, Rob Rensenbrink, Kurt Hamrin, and Bebeto. After him are Hristo Stoichkov, Peter Schmeichel, Gabriel Batistuta, Guillermo Stábile, Gylmar dos Santos Neves, and Andreas Brehme.

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Among people born in 1953, Carlos Queiroz ranks 21Before him are Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Richard Stallman, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Teresa Teng, Benazir Bhutto, and Jim Jarmusch. After him are Paul Krugman, Fatih Terim, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, Daniel Passarella, Cyndi Lauper, and Mike Oldfield.

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In Mozambique

Among people born in Mozambique, Carlos Queiroz ranks 3 out of 38Before him are Eusébio (1942), and Yasuke (1530). After him are Samora Machel (1933), Graça Machel (1945), Joaquim Chissano (1939), Armando Guebuza (1943), Mário Coluna (1935), Filipe Nyusi (1959), Afric Simone (1956), Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho (1936), and Eduardo Mondlane (1920).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Mozambique

Among soccer players born in Mozambique, Carlos Queiroz ranks 2Before him are Eusébio (1942). After him are Mário Coluna (1935), Paulo Fonseca (1973), Vicente Lucas (1935), Hilário (1939), Costa Pereira (1929), Abel Xavier (1972), Reinildo Mandava (1994), Jorge Cadete (1968), Armando Sá (1975), and Simão Mate Junior (1988).