Hassan Shehata

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Hassan Shehata (Arabic: حسن شحاتة‎; born 19 June 1949) is an Egyptian former professional football player who played as a Forward, and is a former football manager. Shehata led Egypt to three successive titles at the African Cup of Nations in 2006, 2008 and 2010, becoming the first ever, and to date, only coach to win 3 consecutive Africa Cup of Nations titles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hassan Shehata has received more than 113,048 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Hassan Shehata is the 1,974th most popular soccer player (down from 1,179th in 2019), the 424th most popular biography from Egypt (down from 343rd in 2019) and the 5th most popular Egyptian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Hassan Shehata ranks 1,974 out of 16,923. Before him are Igor Tudor, José Ramón Alexanko, Julio Montero Castillo, Josep Escolà, Antonín Vodička, and Rabah Saâdane. After him are Julio Olarticoechea, Ezzaki Badou, Ladislav Petráš, Marco Verratti, Thadée Cisowski, and Ron Atkinson.

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Among people born in 1947, Hassan Shehata ranks 366Before him are Pia Kjærsgaard, Yuri Semin, Tiit Vähi, Alfredo Cristiani, George Sabra, and Lynn Anderson. After him are António Marto, Sylvester, Marouf al-Bakhit, Geoffrey Hinton, Candy Clark, and Aneka.

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In Egypt

Among people born in Egypt, Hassan Shehata ranks 424 out of 520. Before him are Konstantinos Tsaldaris (1884), Alex Proyas (1963), Sherif Ismail (1955), Tiberius Claudius Balbilus (100), Mahmoud El-Gohary (1938), and Ahmose, son of Ebana (-1600). After him are Pope Theonas of Alexandria (300), Pope Timothy I of Alexandria (350), Pope Timothy II of Alexandria (null), Jonathan Williams (1942), Gamal El-Ghitani (1945), and Roland Moreno (1945).


Among soccer players born in Egypt, Hassan Shehata ranks 5Before him are Mohamed Salah (1992), Essam El Hadary (1973), Abdulrahman Fawzi (1909), and Mahmoud El-Gohary (1938). After him are Mohamed Zidan (1981), Mido (1983), Hossam Hassan (1966), Mahmoud El Khatib (1954), Ahmed Hassan (1975), Mustafa Mansour (1914), and Avi Cohen (1956).