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Hugo Sotil

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Hugo Alejandro Sotil Yerén (born 18 May 1949) is a Peruvian former professional football player. Nicknamed El Cholo, he played as a striker or midfielder. Together with Teófilo Cubillas and Héctor Chumpitaz, he was one of Peru's most recognized football players of the 1970s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugo Sotil has received more than 123,938 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Hugo Sotil is the 2,361st most popular soccer player (down from 2,055th in 2019), the 90th most popular biography from Peru (down from 75th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Peruvian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Hugo Sotil ranks 2,361 out of 16,880Before him are Ferenc Sipos, Pierre Braine, Alain Boghossian, Juan Acuña, Ståle Solbakken, and Alexandru Borbely. After him are František Šafránek, Francisco Sá, Ado, Edinho, Papa Bouba Diop, and August Hellemans.

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Among people born in 1949, Hugo Sotil ranks 386Before him are Zbigniew Rybczyński, Nurit Peled-Elhanan, Ireen Sheer, José Graziano da Silva, Daniel Killer, and Charles Roven. After him are Helena Fibingerová, James Michael Harvey, Franz Josef Jung, Rudy Hartono, Loretta Devine, and Tom Verlaine.

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In Peru

Among people born in Peru, Hugo Sotil ranks 90 out of 232Before him are José Pardo y Barreda (1864), Ricardo Leoncio Elías Arias (1874), Manuel Pardo (1834), Paolo Guerrero (1984), Esteban Canal (1896), and José de la Riva Agüero (1783). After him are Alberto Soria (1906), Luis Llosa (1951), Eduardo López de Romaña (1847), Lizardo Rodríguez Nue (1910), Manuel Márquez Sterling (1872), and Manuel Merino (1961).

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Among soccer players born in Peru, Hugo Sotil ranks 9Before him are Luis de Souza Ferreira (1908), Teodoro Fernández (1913), Héctor Chumpitaz (1943), Mario de las Casas (1905), Alberto Gallardo (1940), and Paolo Guerrero (1984). After him are Alberto Soria (1906), Lizardo Rodríguez Nue (1910), Jorge Pardon (1905), Alejandro Villanueva (1908), Carlos Cillóniz (1910), and Víctor Benítez (1935).