Goyo Benito

1946 - 2020

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Gregorio "Goyo" Benito Rubio (21 October 1946 – 2 April 2020) was a Spanish footballer who played as a central defender. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Goyo Benito has received more than 41,996 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Goyo Benito is the 1,843rd most popular soccer player (down from 629th in 2019), the 1,250th most popular biography from Spain (down from 681st in 2019) and the 156th most popular Soccer Player.

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  • 48.22

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  • 26

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.26

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Goyo Benito ranks 1,843 out of 16,880Before him are Néstor Rossi, Heleno de Freitas, Nils Eriksen, Akemi Iwata, Slobodan Santrač, and Teruo Nimura. After him are Christophe Dugarry, Juanfran, Teddy Sheringham, Jocelyn Angloma, Nilo Murtinho Braga, and Reece James.

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Among people born in 1946, Goyo Benito ranks 395Before him are María Baxa, Tim Pigott-Smith, Franz Roth, Martin van Creveld, Wes Unseld, and Slobodan Santrač. After him are Miklós Németh, Francis Goya, Michael Aris, John Piper, Juan José Millás, and Tadevuš Kandrusievič. Among people deceased in 2020, Goyo Benito ranks 330Before him are Jan Myrdal, James Wolfensohn, David Dinkins, Henryk Gulbinowicz, Wes Unseld, and Luis Eduardo Aute. After him are Martin Birch, Wojciech Pszoniak, Luigi Simoni, Robert Herbin, Roger Vonlanthen, and Stuart Gordon.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Goyo Benito ranks 1,250 out of 2,932Before him are Juan de Villanueva (1739), Quim Monzó (1952), Corín Tellado (1927), Tomás de Iriarte y Oropesa (1750), Álex Pina (1967), and Conchita Bautista (1936). After him are Juanfran (1985), José María Ventura Casas (1817), Jesús Moncada (1941), José Ramón Alexanko (1956), Enrique Mateos (1934), and Lucas Vázquez (1991).


Among soccer players born in Spain, Goyo Benito ranks 156Before him are Carles Busquets (1967), Aritz Aduriz (1981), Nacho (1990), José Bordalás (1964), Rafael Lesmes (1926), and Pruden (1916). After him are Juanfran (1985), José Ramón Alexanko (1956), Enrique Mateos (1934), Lucas Vázquez (1991), Antonio Puerta (1984), and Ciriaco Errasti (1904).