Fernando Torres

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Fernando Torres

Fernando José Torres Sanz (Spanish pronunciation: [feɾˈnando ˈtores]; born 20 March 1984) is a Spanish former professional footballer who played as a striker. Torres started his career with Atlético Madrid, progressing through their youth system to the first-team squad. He made his first-team debut in 2001 and finished his time at the club with 75 goals in 174 La Liga appearances. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fernando Torres has received more than 7,981,665 page views. His biography is available in 82 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 194th most popular soccer player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 8.0M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.72

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 82

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.52

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.71

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Fernando Torres ranks 193 out of 13,233Before him are Vittorio Pozzo, Amancio Amaro, Harald Schumacher, Clarence Seedorf, Masao Ono, and Moacir Barbosa Nascimento. After him are Davor Šuker, Yasuo Haruyama, Carles Rexach, Takashi Kasahara, Didier Drogba, and Felix Magath.

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Among people born in 1984, Fernando Torres ranks 5Before him are Mark Zuckerberg, Scarlett Johansson, Andrés Iniesta, and Arjen Robben. After him are Avril Lavigne, Basshunter, Wesley Sneijder, Robinho, Katy Perry, Bastian Schweinsteiger, and Thiago Silva.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Fernando Torres ranks 359 out of 1,895Before him are Álvaro de Mendaña de Neira (1542), Amancio Amaro (1939), Peter of Alcantara (1499), Achila II (695), Abū Ishāq Ibrāhīm al-Zarqālī (1029), and Peter of Saint Joseph de Betancur (1626). After him are Bernardino de Sahagún (1499), Carles Rexach (1947), Gaius Julius Vindex (25), Theudis (470), Fernando Arrabal (1932), and Chindasuinth (563).


Among soccer players born in Spain, Fernando Torres ranks 14Before him are Iker Casillas (1981), Xavi (1980), Andrés Iniesta (1984), Carles Puyol (1978), Sergio Ramos (1986), and Amancio Amaro (1939). After him are Carles Rexach (1947), Emilio Butragueño (1963), Rafael Moreno Aranzadi (1892), Julen Lopetegui (1966), Raúl (1977), and Josep Samitier (1902).

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