Gennaro Gattuso

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Gennaro Ivan Gattuso (Italian pronunciation: [dʒenˈnaːro ɡatˈtuːzo]; born 9 January 1978) is an Italian professional football manager and former player. As a player, he mainly played in the centre as a defensive midfielder, although he was also capable of playing on the wing. He initially played for Perugia, Salernitana, and Rangers, though he is mostly remembered for his time with AC Milan in Serie A, where he won the Champions League, in 2002–03 and 2006–07, the Coppa Italia in 2002–03, and also the Serie A title in 2003–04 and 2010–11. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gennaro Gattuso has received more than 3,265,497 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Gennaro Gattuso is the 362nd most popular soccer player (up from 426th in 2019), the 1,561st most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,683rd in 2019) and the 28th most popular Italian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Gennaro Gattuso ranks 362 out of 16,923Before him are Akira Nozawa, Julen Lopetegui, Gaetano Scirea, Wim Suurbier, Erwin Koeman, and Kikuzo Kisaka. After him are Iván Zamorano, Dani Alves, Uli Stielike, Marcel Desailly, Hifuyo Uchida, and Daniele Massaro.

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Among people born in 1978, Gennaro Gattuso ranks 7Before him are Gianluigi Buffon, Kobe Bryant, Miroslav Klose, Carles Puyol, Didier Drogba, and Michelle Rodriguez. After him are Frank Lampard, Ashton Kutcher, Rachel McAdams, Ian Somerhalder, Omar Sy, and Volodymyr Zelensky.

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Among people born in Italy, Gennaro Gattuso ranks 1,561 out of 4,088Before him are Gaius Vibius Pansa Caetronianus (-91), Ferdinando Carlo Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua and Montferrat (1652), Gaetano Scirea (1953), Tarpeia (null), Julius Paulus Prudentissimus (190), and Carlo Blasis (1797). After him are Giuliano Amato (1938), Charles II, Duke of Savoy (1488), Tonino Guerra (1920), Louis II, Elector of Brandenburg (1328), Henry Benedict Stuart (1725), and Giovanni Battista Moroni (1525).


Among soccer players born in Italy, Gennaro Gattuso ranks 28Before him are Gian Piero Gasperini (1958), Salvatore Schillaci (1964), Lorenzo Buffon (1929), Valentino Mazzola (1919), Giovanni Ferrari (1907), and Gaetano Scirea (1953). After him are Daniele Massaro (1961), Alessandro Costacurta (1966), Angelo Schiavio (1905), Marco Materazzi (1973), Gianpiero Combi (1902), and Alessandro Nesta (1976).