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Giovanni Silva de Oliveira

1972 - Today

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Giovanni Silva de Oliveira (born 4 February 1972), better known as Giovanni, is a Brazilian football manager and former player. He played as either an attacking midfielder or a forward. At club level, Giovanni most notably played for Spanish side Barcelona, Greek side Olympiacos, and Brazilian club Santos. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giovanni Silva de Oliveira has received more than 366,975 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Giovanni Silva de Oliveira is the 2,699th most popular soccer player (down from 2,395th in 2019), the 555th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 502nd in 2019) and the 283rd most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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  • 24

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  • 2.19

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Giovanni Silva de Oliveira ranks 2,699 out of 16,880Before him are Miguel Oviedo, Waldemar Victorino, Toby Alderweireld, Glenn Strömberg, Francisco Arce, and Juan Tuñas. After him are Martin Hoffmann, Thadée Cisowski, Vladimir Maslachenko, Jaú, Joe Hart, and Ángel Cabrera.

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Among people born in 1972, Giovanni Silva de Oliveira ranks 160Before him are Arturo Gatti, Ewen Bremner, Sergei Magnitsky, Tré Cool, Ricardo Sá Pinto, and Tego Calderón. After him are Anders Thomas Jensen, Kirsten Vangsness, Mark Schwarzer, Viorel Moldovan, Kirill Petrenko, and Henrique Capriles.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Giovanni Silva de Oliveira ranks 555 out of 2,067Before him are Kevin Kurányi (1982), Antônio Parreiras (1860), Igor Cavalera (1970), Manoelzinho (1907), Heitor Canalli (1910), and Álvares de Azevedo (1831). After him are Jaú (1909), Celso Amorim (1942), Edílson (1971), César Lattes (1924), Geraldo Alckmin (1952), and José Padilha (1967).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Giovanni Silva de Oliveira ranks 283Before him are Maurinho (1933), Oscar (1991), Joel de Oliveira Monteiro (1904), Kevin Kurányi (1982), Manoelzinho (1907), and Heitor Canalli (1910). After him are Jaú (1909), Edílson (1971), Ramires (1987), Teóphilo Bettencourt Pereira (1900), Nenê (1981), and Edu Manga (1967).