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Fernando Torres

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Fernando José Torres Sanz (Spanish pronunciation: [feɾˈnando ˈtores]; born 20 March 1984) is a Spanish football manager and former player who played as a striker. He is the current manager of Atlético Madrid Juvenil A. Due to his consistent goalscoring rate as a young player, Torres came to be nicknamed El Niño ('The Kid'). In his prime, he was praised for his pace, accurate finishing, and proficiency in heading. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fernando Torres has received more than 11,831,747 page views. His biography is available in 83 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 85 in 2019). Fernando Torres is the 203rd most popular soccer player (up from 326th in 2019), the 385th most popular biography from Spain (up from 449th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Spanish Soccer Player.

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  • 83

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  • 11.35

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Fernando Torres ranks 203 out of 16,880Before him are Luka Modrić, Careca, Shunichi Kumai, Rinat Dasayev, Pepe, and Helmut Rahn. After him are Luis Suárez, Piet Keizer, Antoine Griezmann, Javier Zanetti, Vittorio Pozzo, and Josip Skoblar.

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Among people born in 1984, Fernando Torres ranks 4Before him are Mark Zuckerberg, Andrés Iniesta, and Scarlett Johansson. After him are Arjen Robben, LeBron James, Avril Lavigne, Robinho, Wesley Sneijder, Basshunter, Bastian Schweinsteiger, and Alizée.

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Among people born in Spain, Fernando Torres ranks 385 out of 2,932Before him are Sara Montiel (1928), César Rodríguez Álvarez (1920), Miguel da Paz, Prince of Portugal (1498), Ramiro II of León (898), Henry I of Castile (1204), and Narciso Yepes (1927). After him are Ibn Zuhr (1091), Ordoño II of León (873), Mercedes of Orléans (1860), Joan of Navarre, Queen of England (1368), Infante Francisco de Paula, Duke of Cádiz (1794), and Rafael del Riego (1784).


Among soccer players born in Spain, Fernando Torres ranks 16Before him are Carles Rexach (1947), Luis Enrique (1970), Iker Casillas (1981), Sergio Ramos (1986), David Villa (1981), and Emilio Butragueño (1963). After him are Javier Clemente (1950), José Antonio Camacho (1955), Raúl (1977), Rafael Moreno Aranzadi (1892), Andoni Zubizarreta (1961), and Amancio Amaro (1939).

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