Gianluca Pessotto

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Gianluca Pessotto (Italian pronunciation: [dʒanˈluːka pesˈsɔtto]; born 11 August 1970) is an Italian former professional footballer who played as a defender or midfielder. A former Italy international, he spent the majority of his club career with Juventus, where he won several domestic and international trophies, and is now head of its youth system. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gianluca Pessotto has received more than 205,304 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Gianluca Pessotto is the 2,163rd most popular soccer player (up from 2,257th in 2019), the 3,020th most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,638th in 2019) and the 160th most popular Italian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Gianluca Pessotto ranks 2,163 out of 16,923. Before him are Massimo Oddo, Leen Vente, José dos Santos Lopes, Anatoli Ilyin, Paolo Guerrero, and Boban Babunski. After him are Bernard Dietz, Abel Xavier, Guillermo Arellano, Dani Güiza, Luiz Gervazoni, and Maurinho.

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Among people born in 1970, Gianluca Pessotto ranks 104Before him are Florin Răducioiu, Matthew Lillard, Peter Aerts, Gareth Southgate, Alain Boghossian, and Jason Lee. After him are Prince Moulay Rachid of Morocco, Fazıl Say, Tina Fey, Kevin Sussman, Cha Seung-won, and Nikola Gruevski.

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Among people born in Italy, Gianluca Pessotto ranks 3,020 out of 4,088. Before him are Federigo Enriques (1871), Giorgio Scarlatti (1921), Massimo Oddo (1976), Ignazio Fabra (1930), Titus Aebutius Elva (-600), and Carlo Verdone (1950). After him are Marco Simoncelli (1987), Giuseppe Betori (1947), Marco Simone (1969), Piero Dusio (1899), Esau de' Buondelmonti (1355), and Fyodor Bruni (1799).


Among soccer players born in Italy, Gianluca Pessotto ranks 160Before him are Fulvio Collovati (1957), Lorenzo Insigne (1991), Sebastian Giovinco (1987), Antonio Juliano (1943), Alberigo Evani (1963), and Massimo Oddo (1976). After him are Marco Simone (1969), Vincenzo Iaquinta (1979), Bruno Chizzo (1916), Aldo Serena (1960), Benito Lorenzi (1925), and Pierluigi Casiraghi (1969).