Felipe Melo

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Felipe Melo de Carvalho (born 26 June 1983), known as Felipe Melo, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for Fluminense. He began his career with Campeonato Brasileiro Série A teams Flamengo, Cruzeiro and Grêmio, before moving to Spain in 2005, where he represented Mallorca, Racing Santander and Almería in La Liga. After one year at Fiorentina, he signed for Juventus for €25 million in 2009. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Felipe Melo has received more than 1,044,669 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Felipe Melo is the 1,077th most popular soccer player (up from 2,037th in 2019), the 263rd most popular biography from Brazil (up from 413th in 2019) and the 116th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Felipe Melo ranks 1,077 out of 16,923Before him are Ronaldo Rodrigues de Jesus, Ivica Šurjak, Mehmet Scholl, Nílton de Sordi, Aldo Olivieri, and Gabriel Heinze. After him are Chieko Hase, Bengt Gustavsson, Hidetoki Takahashi, Roberto Dinamite, Hiroshi Ninomiya, and Juan Hohberg.

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Among people born in 1983, Felipe Melo ranks 27Before him are Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, Darren Young, Daniele De Rossi, José Antonio Reyes, Mika, and Mélanie Laurent. After him are Álvaro Arbeloa, Felicity Jones, Jesse Eisenberg, Nancy Ajram, Fred, and Adam Driver.

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Among people born in Brazil, Felipe Melo ranks 263 out of 1,947Before him are Mário Jardel (1973), Moacir Claudino Pinto (1936), Norma Bengell (1935), Márcio Amoroso (1974), Ronaldo Rodrigues de Jesus (1965), and Nílton de Sordi (1931). After him are Ary Barroso (1903), Roberto Dinamite (1954), Ruy Barbosa (1849), Luiz Gonzaga (1912), Antônio Fagundes (1949), and Edmundo (1971).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Felipe Melo ranks 116Before him are Diego Costa (1988), Mário Jardel (1973), Moacir Claudino Pinto (1936), Márcio Amoroso (1974), Ronaldo Rodrigues de Jesus (1965), and Nílton de Sordi (1931). After him are Roberto Dinamite (1954), Edmundo (1971), David Luiz (1987), Bigode (1922), Altair Gomes de Figueiredo (1938), and Maxwell (1981).

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