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Miguel Porlán Noguera (born 12 October 1961), known as Chendo, is a Spanish former footballer who played as a right back. He spent his entire professional career with Real Madrid, making 497 official appearances and winning several titles.Chendo was a member of the Spain national team, being selected for two World Cups. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chendo has received more than 138,630 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Chendo is the 2,263rd most popular soccer player (down from 1,963rd in 2019), the 1,265th most popular biography from Spain (down from 1,063rd in 2019) and the 179th most popular Spanish Soccer Player.

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  • 27

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  • 5.47

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  • 2.64

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Chendo ranks 2,263 out of 16,923Before him are Thomas Bickel, Dinko Dermendzhiev, Bruno Chizzo, Antonio Urdinarán, Rodion Cămătaru, and Aldo Serena. After him are Papu Gómez, Josef Stroh, Mohamed Akid, Bernd Patzke, Willy Caballero, and Oscar Alberto Ortiz.

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Among people born in 1961, Chendo ranks 179Before him are Denis Lavant, Janet McTeer, Pumpuang Duangjan, Dana Reeve, Omar Razzaz, and Armin Laschet. After him are Penny Johnson Jerald, Carol W. Greider, Tom Byron, Anna Oxa, Oleksandr Zavarov, and Maggie Wheeler.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Chendo ranks 1,265 out of 2,595Before him are Guillermo Eizaguirre (1909), Vicente Enrique y Tarancón (1907), Luis de Pablo (1930), Emilio Rodríguez (1923), Guillermo Amor (1967), and Carlos Amigo Vallejo (1934). After him are Sergi Bruguera (1971), José Luis López Vázquez (1922), Juan Carlos Valerón (1975), Vicente Miera (1940), Antonio Creus (1924), and Fernando Trueba (1955).


Among soccer players born in Spain, Chendo ranks 179Before him are Adrián Escudero (1927), José Muguerza (1911), Nacho (1990), Periko Alonso (1953), Guillermo Eizaguirre (1909), and Guillermo Amor (1967). After him are Juan Carlos Valerón (1975), Vicente Miera (1940), Iván de la Peña (1976), José Vicente (1931), Diego Tristán (1976), and Pasieguito (1925).