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Gaizka Mendieta

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Gaizka Mendieta Zabala (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈgajθka menˈdjeta θaˈβala], Basque: [gais̻ka mendieta s̻aβala]; born 27 March 1974) is a Spanish former professional footballer who played as a midfielder. A versatile player, with good technique, offensive capabilities and tackling skills, who was capable of creating goals both for his teammates and himself, he played mainly for Valencia, and finished his career with Middlesbrough in England. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gaizka Mendieta has received more than 773,198 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Gaizka Mendieta is the 1,093rd most popular soccer player (up from 1,115th in 2019), the 938th most popular biography from Spain (down from 887th in 2019) and the 83rd most popular Spanish Soccer Player.

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  • 8.09

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  • 2.84

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Gaizka Mendieta ranks 1,093 out of 16,923Before him are Mirko Jozić, Jiří Sobotka, Fahrudin Jusufi, Werner Kohlmeyer, Michael Robinson, and Kazumi Takada. After him are Julio Pérez, Christophe Dugarry, Aritz Aduriz, Patrice Evra, Josep Seguer, and Isao Iwabuchi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1974, Gaizka Mendieta ranks 42Before him are Alanis Morissette, Marcelo Salas, Ryan Phillippe, Franka Potente, Olivia Colman, and Márcio Amoroso. After him are Ramin Djawadi, Giovanni Ribisi, Sérgio Conceição, Mirko Cro Cop, Victoria Silvstedt, and Kajol.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Gaizka Mendieta ranks 938 out of 2,595Before him are Juan Martínez Montañés (1568), Dámaso Alonso (1898), Agustín de Betancourt (1758), Jorge Guillén (1893), Juan Bautista de Toledo (1515), and Francisco Álvarez Martínez (1925). After him are Ramón Franco (1896), Aritz Aduriz (1981), Josep Seguer (1923), Joaquín Navarro-Valls (1936), Gaius Caecilius Metellus Caprarius (-160), and Pablo Gargallo (1881).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Spain

Among soccer players born in Spain, Gaizka Mendieta ranks 83Before him are Domènec Balmanya (1914), Jesús Garay (1930), Manuel Sanchís Hontiyuelo (1965), Kepa Arrizabalaga (1994), Ignacio Eizaguirre (1920), and José María Zárraga (1930). After him are Aritz Aduriz (1981), Josep Seguer (1923), Álvaro Arbeloa (1983), Jordi Alba (1989), Iñaki Sáez (1943), and Josep Maria Fusté (1941).

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