Edinson Cavani

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Edinson Cavani

Edinson Roberto Cavani Gómez (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈeðinsoŋ kaˈβani]; born 14 February 1987) is a Uruguayan professional footballer who plays as a striker for Premier League club Manchester United and the Uruguay national team. Cavani began his career playing for Danubio in Montevideo, where he played for two years, before moving to Italian side Palermo in 2007. He spent four seasons at the club, scoring 34 goals in 109 league appearances. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edinson Cavani has received more than 5,664,824 page views. His biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 391st most popular soccer player.

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  • 5.7M

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  • 55.53

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 68

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.59

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.98

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Edinson Cavani ranks 389 out of 13,233Before him are Gyula Zsengellér, Robinho, Xabi Alonso, Masahiro Hamazaki, Shigemaru Takenokoshi, and Vujadin Boškov. After him are Ferdinand Daučík, Nobuyuki Kato, Alessandro Nesta, Artur Jorge, Shojiro Sugimura, and Yukio Goto.

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Among people born in 1987, Edinson Cavani ranks 7Before him are Lionel Messi, Novak Djokovic, Luis Suárez, Karim Benzema, Gerard Piqué, and Sebastian Vettel. After him are Gonzalo Higuaín, Arturo Vidal, Zac Efron, Maria Sharapova, Kevin-Prince Boateng, and Cesc Fàbregas.

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In Uruguay

Among people born in Uruguay, Edinson Cavani ranks 24 out of 219Before him are Obdulio Varela (1917), Jules Laforgue (1860), Pedro Petrone (1905), Enzo Francescoli (1961), Enrique Ballestrero (1905), and Pedro Rocha (1942). After him are Horacio Quiroga (1878), Pablo Dorado (1908), Juan Carlos Onetti (1909), Juan María Bordaberry (1928), Jorge Batlle (1927), and Ladislao Mazurkiewicz (1945).


Among soccer players born in Uruguay, Edinson Cavani ranks 16Before him are Diego Forlán (1979), Obdulio Varela (1917), Pedro Petrone (1905), Enzo Francescoli (1961), Enrique Ballestrero (1905), and Pedro Rocha (1942). After him are Pablo Dorado (1908), Ladislao Mazurkiewicz (1945), Santos Iriarte (1902), Roque Máspoli (1917), Alberto Suppici (1898), and Óscar Míguez (1927).

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