João Cancelo

1994 - Today

João Cancelo

João Pedro Cavaco Cancelo (European Portuguese: [ʒuˈɐ̃w kɐ̃ˈselu]; born 27 May 1994) is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays for Premier League club Manchester City and the Portugal national team. Mainly a right back, he can also play as a right winger or a left back. After coming through Benfica's youth academy, Cancelo began playing for the club's reserve side in 2012 and was promoted to the first team two years later. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of João Cancelo has received more than 1,426,124 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,801st most popular soccer player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 1.4M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 41.74

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.72

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, João Cancelo ranks 2,797 out of 13,233Before him are Michel Der Zakarian, Igor Dobrovolski, Ramón Heredia, Ľubomír Luhový, Paolo Pulici, and Marcelinho Carioca. After him are Stan Mortensen, Eijun Kiyokumo, Djamel Belmadi, Edílson, Joseba Etxeberria, and Budimir Vujačić.

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Among people born in 1994, João Cancelo ranks 25Before him are Benjamin Mendy, Hakan Çalhanoğlu, Saoirse Ronan, Leandro Paredes, Arkadiusz Milik, and Camila Mendes. After him are Christina Grimmie, Yerry Mina, Oh Se-hun, Elina Svitolina, Ava Max, and Halsey.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, João Cancelo ranks 259 out of 370Before him are Hélder Postiga (1982), André Silva (1995), Jorge Andrade (1978), João de Deus Pinheiro (1945), Ricardo Sá Pinto (1972), and Ricardo (1976). After him are Fernando Chalana (1959), Fernando Pereira (1950), Olegário Benquerença (1969), Miguel Veloso (1986), João Félix (1999), and Hilário (1975).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Portugal

Among soccer players born in Portugal, João Cancelo ranks 45Before him are Simão Sabrosa (1979), Hélder Postiga (1982), André Silva (1995), Jorge Andrade (1978), Ricardo Sá Pinto (1972), and Ricardo (1976). After him are Fernando Chalana (1959), Miguel Veloso (1986), João Félix (1999), Hilário (1975), Renato Sanches (1997), and Nuno Valente (1974).

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