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Dani Alves

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Daniel Alves da Silva (born 6 May 1983), known simply as Dani Alves (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈdɐ̃ni ˈawvis]), is a Brazilian professional footballer who last played as a right-back for Liga MX club UNAM and the Brazil national team. Widely considered one of the greatest full-backs of all time, Alves is the most decorated player in the history of professional football with 41 titles at senior level, and 43 official titles overall. Starting his career at Bahia in 2001, Alves went on to have a successful six-year spell with Sevilla, winning two UEFA Cups and the Copa del Rey. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dani Alves has received more than 8,685,765 page views. His biography is available in 73 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 72 in 2019). Dani Alves is the 113th most popular soccer player (up from 364th in 2019), the 49th most popular biography from Brazil (up from 100th in 2019) and the 25th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Dani Alves ranks 113 out of 16,880Before him are César Luis Menotti, Alcides Ghiggia, Thierry Henry, Uwe Seeler, Fabio Cannavaro, and Neymar. After him are Filippo Inzaghi, Nils Liedholm, Fernando Santos, Kunishige Kamamoto, Luigi Riva, and Lucien Laurent.

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Among people born in 1983, Dani Alves ranks 3Before him are Kim Jong-un and Chris Hemsworth. After him are Amy Winehouse, Franck Ribéry, Andrew Garfield, Edward Snowden, Katrina Kaif, Emily Blunt, Henry Cavill, Pepe, and Robin van Persie.

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Among people born in Brazil, Dani Alves ranks 49 out of 2,067Before him are Gylmar dos Santos Neves (1930), Juscelino Kubitschek (1902), Roberto Carlos (1941), Paulo Roberto Falcão (1953), Zito (1932), and Neymar (1992). After him are Caetano Veloso (1942), Fernando Henrique Cardoso (1931), Gilberto Gil (1942), Cafu (1970), Kaká (1982), and Machado de Assis (1839).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Dani Alves ranks 25Before him are Rivaldo (1972), Bebeto (1964), Gylmar dos Santos Neves (1930), Paulo Roberto Falcão (1953), Zito (1932), and Neymar (1992). After him are Cafu (1970), Kaká (1982), Tostão (1947), Ademir de Menezes (1922), Zizinho (1921), and José Altafini (1938).

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