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Francisco Román Alarcón Suárez (Spanish pronunciation: [fɾanˈθisko roˈman alaɾˈkon ˈswaɾeθ]; born 21 April 1992), commonly known as Isco ([ˈisko]), is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder or left winger for Real Betis. He began his career at Valencia, playing mainly in its reserve team, before joining Málaga in 2011. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Isco has received more than 5,621,298 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia. Isco is the 1,183rd most popular soccer player (up from 1,339th in 2019), the 972nd most popular biography from Spain (up from 1,104th in 2019) and the 97th most popular Spanish Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 5.6M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 53.15

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 62

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.68

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.20

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Iscos by language

Over the past year Isco has had the most page views in the with 722,789 views, followed by Spanish (495,820), and French (162,687). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Malagasy (116.41%), Catalan (85.64%), and Maithili (81.26%)


Among soccer players, Isco ranks 1,183 out of 21,273Before him are Antonio Valentín Angelillo, Roberto Rosato, Zé Maria, Giacomo Losi, Jorge Toro, and Álvaro Arbeloa. After him are Néstor Combin, Michio Ashikaga, Angelo Domenghini, Albert Batteux, Taizo Kawamoto, and Takeshi Kamo.

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Among people born in 1992, Isco ranks 18Before him are Dani Carvajal, Mario Götze, Marco Verratti, Philippe Coutinho, Mohamed Salah, and David Alaba. After him are Phil Jones, Christian Eriksen, Casemiro, Stephan El Shaarawy, Marcelo Brozović, and Freddie Highmore.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Isco ranks 972 out of 3,355Before him are Count Theodosius (310), Jorge Guillén (1893), Turibius of Mogrovejo (1538), Juan Pablo Bonet (1579), Francesc Cambó (1876), and Álvaro Arbeloa (1983). After him are Felip Pedrell (1841), Leandro Fernández de Moratín (1760), Peret (1935), José Martínez Ruiz (1873), Federico Mayor Zaragoza (1934), and Ibn Sa'id al-Maghribi (1213).


Among soccer players born in Spain, Isco ranks 97Before him are Julio Salinas (1962), Bojan Krkić (1990), Juan Mata (1988), Guillermo Gorostiza (1909), Iñaki Sáez (1943), and Álvaro Arbeloa (1983). After him are Luis Regueiro (1908), Luis Rubiales (1977), Miguel Ángel Nadal (1966), José Luis Mendilibar (1961), José Mari Bakero (1963), and Juan Alonso (1927).