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Emiliano Sala

1990 - 2019

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Emiliano Raúl Sala Taffarel (Spanish pronunciation: [emiˈljano ˈsala]; 31 October 1990 – 21 January 2019) was an Argentine professional footballer who played as a striker. After playing youth football in Argentina and following a short spell in Portugal's regional leagues, Sala began his professional career in France with Bordeaux, making his professional debut in February 2012. After struggling to break into the first team, he was loaned out to Championnat National side Orléans and Ligue 2 side Niort in consecutive seasons. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emiliano Sala has received more than 5,215,263 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia. Emiliano Sala is the 1,766th most popular soccer player (up from 2,618th in 2019), the 301st most popular biography from Argentina (up from 406th in 2019) and the 122nd most popular Argentinean Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Emiliano Sala ranks 1,766 out of 16,880Before him are Luiz Gustavo, Vítor Pereira, François Van der Elst, Leivinha, Ahn Jung-hwan, and Romeo Benetti. After him are Iván Helguera, Bernabé Ferreyra, Ashley Cole, Albert Ferrer, Manuel Olivares, and Joan Capdevila.

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Among people born in 1990, Emiliano Sala ranks 24Before him are Georginio Wijnaldum, Park Shin-hye, Wojciech Szczęsny, André Schürrle, Canelo Álvarez, and İlkay Gündoğan. After him are Eiza González, Nacho, Peter Sagan, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, The Weeknd, and Elizabeth Debicki. Among people deceased in 2019, Emiliano Sala ranks 262Before him are Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio, Anémone, Kornel Morawiecki, Ivan Dimitrov, Isacio Calleja, and Ari Behn. After him are Mohamed Mahmoud Ould Louly, María Baxa, Omero Antonutti, Hans Zender, Paweł Adamowicz, and Sulli.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Emiliano Sala ranks 301 out of 1,019Before him are Javier Pastore (1989), Tita Merello (1904), Giora Feidman (1936), Ricardo Gareca (1958), Luis Sáenz Peña (1822), and Manuel Quintana (1835). After him are Bernabé Ferreyra (1909), Domingo Tarasconi (1903), Carlos Spadaro (1902), Juan Pablo Sorín (1976), Martín Pando (1934), and Juan Carlos Muñoz (1919).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Argentina

Among soccer players born in Argentina, Emiliano Sala ranks 122Before him are Oscar Ruggeri (1962), Abel Balbo (1966), Norberto Alonso (1953), Martín Demichelis (1980), Javier Pastore (1989), and Ricardo Gareca (1958). After him are Bernabé Ferreyra (1909), Domingo Tarasconi (1903), Carlos Spadaro (1902), Juan Pablo Sorín (1976), Martín Pando (1934), and Juan Carlos Muñoz (1919).

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