Fernando Meira

1978 - Today

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Fernando José da Silva Freitas Meira (Portuguese pronunciation: [fɨɾˈnɐ̃du ˈmɐjɾɐ]; born 5 June 1978) is a Portuguese former footballer who played mainly as a central defender. In his country, he represented most notably Vitória de Guimarães, also playing one year with Benfica. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fernando Meira has received more than 112,402 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Fernando Meira is the 3,552nd most popular soccer player (down from 3,167th in 2019), the 314th most popular biography from Portugal (down from 267th in 2019) and the 54th most popular Portuguese Soccer Player.

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  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.57

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.15

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Fernando Meira ranks 3,552 out of 16,923Before him are Borja Valero, Māris Verpakovskis, Marc Degryse, Pavel Černý, Loïc Rémy, and Klaus Berggreen. After him are Marko Arnautović, Stan Mortensen, Paride Tumburus, Yoko Takahagi, Federico Macheda, and Eijun Kiyokumo.

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Among people born in 1978, Fernando Meira ranks 149Before him are Lenka, Kim Ha-neul, Josh Dallas, Harry Kewell, Philipp Plein, and Andris Nelsons. After him are Pieter van den Hoogenband, Sarit Hadad, Bill Hader, Aimee Garcia, Liu Yang, and Bebe.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Fernando Meira ranks 314 out of 479Before him are Jorge Andrade (1978), Lio (1962), Tiago Monteiro (1976), Miguel Veloso (1986), Carlos Mendes (1947), and Ricardo (1976). After him are Jorge Costa (1971), José Tolentino de Mendonça (1965), Teresa Salgueiro (1969), João Cancelo (1994), George Grey (1812), and Olegário Benquerença (1969).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Portugal

Among soccer players born in Portugal, Fernando Meira ranks 54Before him are Ricardo Sá Pinto (1972), Domingos Paciência (1969), Bernardo Silva (1994), Jorge Andrade (1978), Miguel Veloso (1986), and Ricardo (1976). After him are Jorge Costa (1971), João Cancelo (1994), Beto (1976), Renato Sanches (1997), Eduardo Carvalho (1982), and Carlos Secretário (1970).