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Helton Arruda

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Helton da Silva Arruda (born 18 May 1978), known simply as Helton, is a Brazilian former footballer who played as a goalkeeper. After starting out at Vasco da Gama he went on to spend his professional career in Portugal, representing União de Leiria and Porto and winning 18 major titles for the latter club. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Helton Arruda has received more than 214,112 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia. Helton Arruda is the 5,413th most popular soccer player (down from 4,603rd in 2019), the 854th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 770th in 2019) and the 471st most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.74

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Helton Arruda ranks 5,413 out of 16,880Before him are Sergio Pellissier, Jordan Ayew, Pablo Machín, Richard Dutruel, Patrice Loko, and Kévin Constant. After him are Claudio Biaggio, Fritz Walter, Zoubeir Baya, Dieter Riedel, Trevor Ford, and Gerd Zewe.

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Among people born in 1978, Helton Arruda ranks 317Before him are Taís Araújo, Adam Gontier, Enrique Bernoldi, Paul Hunter, Péter Szijjártó, and Franziska Giffey. After him are Jaka Lakovič, Nick Wechsler, Deniz Gamze Ergüven, Patty Schnyder, Omar Benson Miller, and Dan Wheldon.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Helton Arruda ranks 854 out of 2,067Before him are Allan (1991), Taís Araújo (1978), Adriano Gerlin da Silva (1974), Enrique Bernoldi (1978), Marília Mendonça (1995), and Tarso Marques (1976). After him are Carlos Alberto Santos (1960), Felipe Augusto de Almeida Monteiro (1989), Juan Jesus (1991), Milton Cruz (1957), Sandro Ricci (1974), and Marcelo Bordon (1976).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Helton Arruda ranks 471Before him are Fábio Aurélio (1979), Éverton Ribeiro (1989), Mauro Galvão (1961), Francileudo Santos (1979), Allan (1991), and Adriano Gerlin da Silva (1974). After him are Carlos Alberto Santos (1960), Felipe Augusto de Almeida Monteiro (1989), Juan Jesus (1991), Milton Cruz (1957), Marcelo Bordon (1976), and Zizinho (1962).