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Eladio Rojas

1934 - 1991

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Eladio Alberto Rojas Díaz (8 November 1934, in Tierra Amarilla, Chile – 13 January 1991, in Viña del Mar, Chile) was a former Chilean footballer who played as a midfielder for Everton and Colo-Colo of Chile, River Plate of Argentina, and the Chile national football team in the 1962 FIFA World Cup on home soil. Rojas scored the match winning goal for Chile in the 90th minute against Yugoslavia in the 1962 World Cup; his goal secured a third place finish for the World Cup hosts, which is Chile's best finish in the tournament to date. Rojas was also a starter on the River Plate teams of the 1960s that fiercely contested the Argentine Primera División title. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eladio Rojas has received more than 24,087 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Eladio Rojas is the 3,479th most popular soccer player, the 8,359th most popular biography from United States and the 6th most popular American Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Eladio Rojas ranks 3,479 out of 16,880Before him are Gérard Janvion, Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, Aarón Padilla Gutiérrez, Vladimir Fedotov, Danny Welbeck, and George Cohen. After him are Alex, Peter Osgood, Liam Brady, José Luis Caminero, Matthias Ginter, and Antonio Adán.

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Among people born in 1934, Eladio Rojas ranks 401Before him are Joanna Moore, Vladislav Illich-Svitych, Gia Scala, Paddy Driver, Mr. Fuji, and Curtis Fuller. After him are Rodri, Östen Warnerbring, Pierre Joxe, Richard Shelby, Nobuyuki Aihara, and Rico Rodriguez. Among people deceased in 1991, Eladio Rojas ranks 206Before him are Stan Mortensen, Aldo Ray, Antoine Blondin, Hans Schwartz, Tennessee Ernie Ford, and Eva Bosáková. After him are Steve Clark, Ágnes Nemes Nagy, Moshe Castel, Doc Pomus, Cesare Merzagora, and Howard Ashman.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eladio Rojas ranks 8,359 out of 18,182Before him are Craig Jones (1972), Penny Johnson Jerald (1961), Tori Black (1988), Ana Brenda Contreras (1986), Marge Champion (1919), and William Christopher (1932). After him are Craig Sheffer (1960), Robert Reid (1862), Mildred McDaniel (1933), Darby Stanchfield (1971), Slim Pickens (1919), and Lewis Cass (1782).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United States

Among soccer players born in United States, Eladio Rojas ranks 6Before him are Bert Patenaude (1909), Michelle Akers (1966), Bruce Arena (1951), Landon Donovan (1982), and Tim Howard (1979). After him are Megan Rapinoe (1985), Alexi Lalas (1970), Jesse Marsch (1973), Raphael Tracey (1904), Billy Gonsalves (1908), and Cobi Jones (1970).