Júlio Baptista

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Júlio Baptista

Júlio César Clemente Baptista (born 1 October 1981) is a former Brazilian professional footballer who played as an attacking midfielder or a forward. He is nicknamed "The Beast" due to his size and physical presence on the football field.Baptista began his career as a defensive midfielder, and after a series of impressive performances for his hometown squad São Paulo FC, Baptista signed for Sevilla FC in 2003. Upon signing for Sevilla, he was converted into a forward, and in his two seasons, he scored 50 goals, leading to his 2005 transfer to Spanish giants Real Madrid. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Júlio Baptista has received more than 947,009 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,197th most popular soccer player.

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  • 40

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.12

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.47

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Júlio Baptista ranks 1,193 out of 13,233Before him are Richard Witschge, Henk Groot, Koichi Kudo, Darijo Srna, Mariano Gonzalvo, and Hasse Jeppson. After him are Karl Mai, Thorbjørn Svenssen, Kenzo Yokoyama, Anatoliy Banishevskiy, Sekiji Sasano, and Hidetoki Takahashi.

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Among people born in 1981, Júlio Baptista ranks 41Before him are Pitbull, Ivanka Trump, Andrey Arshavin, Hayden Christensen, Milan Baroš, and Amy Lee. After him are Fabian Cancellara, Nikki Benz, Floor Jansen, Alessandra Ambrosio, Park Ji-sung, and Nicky Hayden.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Júlio Baptista ranks 271 out of 1,296Before him are Regina Duarte (1947), Oreco (1932), Alfredo Ovando Candía (1918), Emerson (1976), Luiz Bonfá (1922), and Zé Maria (1949). After him are João Braz de Aviz (1947), Píndaro de Carvalho Rodrigues (1892), Zezé Moreira (1907), José Alencar (1931), Márcio Amoroso (1974), and Carlos Kaiser (null).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Júlio Baptista ranks 120Before him are César Sampaio (1968), Altair Gomes de Figueiredo (1938), Neco (1895), Oreco (1932), Emerson (1976), and Zé Maria (1949). After him are Píndaro de Carvalho Rodrigues (1892), Zezé Moreira (1907), Márcio Amoroso (1974), Carlos Kaiser (null), Paulo Cézar Caju (1949), and Nelsinho Baptista (1950).

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