Fernando Gomes

1956 - Today

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Fernando Mendes Soares Gomes (born 22 November 1956) is a Portuguese retired professional footballer who played as a striker. He achieved great success with Porto, during the late 1970s and 1980s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fernando Gomes has received more than 11,170 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Fernando Gomes is the 841st most popular soccer player (down from 799th in 2019), the 191st most popular biography from Portugal (down from 180th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Portuguese Soccer Player.

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  • 63.78

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  • 27

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  • 7.62

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  • 1.95

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Fernando Gomes ranks 841 out of 16,923Before him are Anatoly Tarasov, Antonio Rattín, Jorge Campos, Georgi Asparuhov, Louis Van Hege, and César Sampaio. After him are Oleh Protasov, Klaus Augenthaler, Maicon Sisenando, Christoph Daum, Miralem Pjanić, and Juan José Nogués.

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Among people born in 1956, Fernando Gomes ranks 104Before him are Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga, Bidzina Ivanishvili, Sebastian Coe, Kenny G, Afric Simone, and Anders Tegnell. After him are Trần Đại Quang, La Toya Jackson, Georg Gänswein, Boris Akunin, Mansour Bahrami, and Brett Cullen.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Fernando Gomes ranks 191 out of 479Before him are Nuno Tristão (1500), Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen (1919), Francisco de Sá Carneiro (1934), Maria de Lourdes Pintasilgo (1930), José Sócrates (1957), and Menasseh Ben Israel (1604). After him are Gonçalo Velho Cabral (1400), Joaquim de Almeida (1957), Duarte Barbosa (1480), Luís of Portugal, Duke of Beja (1506), Vítor Baía (1969), and António de Andrade (1580).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Portugal

Among soccer players born in Portugal, Fernando Gomes ranks 10Before him are Jorge Jesus (1954), Fernando Santos (1954), Artur Jorge (1946), Paulo Futre (1966), Ricardo Quaresma (1983), and Félix Mourinho (1938). After him are Vítor Baía (1969), Nuno Gomes (1976), Ricardo Carvalho (1978), Pauleta (1973), Paulo Sousa (1970), and Sérgio Conceição (1974).