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Charles Dias de Oliveira (born 4 April 1984), known simply as Charles, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for Spanish club Pontevedra CF as a striker. He spent most of his career in Spain, representing clubs in La Liga, Segunda División and Segunda División B after starting out at Pontevedra. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles has received more than 831,334 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Charles is the 6,965th most popular soccer player (down from 5,920th in 2019), the 1,052nd most popular biography from Brazil (down from 823rd in 2019) and the 638th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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  • 22

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  • 4.36

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Charles ranks 6,965 out of 16,923Before him are Jozy Altidore, Nigel Winterburn, Souleymane Youla, Agustín Marchesín, Scott Carson, and Fabian Schär. After him are Giannelli Imbula, Sissi, Arley Dinas, Wílmer Cabrera, Vito Mannone, and Nuno Frechaut.

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Among people born in 1984, Charles ranks 395Before him are Emil Hallfreðsson, Allanah Starr, Konstantin Vassiljev, Kostja Ullmann, Ryan Lochte, and Jérémy Morel. After him are Erazem Lorbek, Nicolas Roche, Rusev, Mourad Meghni, Karim Haggui, and Danilo Larangeira.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Charles ranks 1,052 out of 1,947Before him are Bruno Coutinho (1986), Adalto (1978), Rosaly Lopes (1957), Ânderson Lima (1973), Bentinho (1971), and Adriana Behar (1969). After him are Sissi (1967), Caio Lucas Fernandes (1994), Marquinhos Paraná (1977), Ismaily (1990), Fábio Camilo de Brito (1975), and Rony Lopes (1995).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Charles ranks 638Before him are Leandro (1993), Matheus Cunha (1999), Bruno Coutinho (1986), Adalto (1978), Ânderson Lima (1973), and Bentinho (1971). After him are Sissi (1967), Caio Lucas Fernandes (1994), Marquinhos Paraná (1977), Ismaily (1990), Fábio Camilo de Brito (1975), and Rony Lopes (1995).