José Luis Chilavert

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José Luis Félix Chilavert González (Spanish pronunciation: [xoseˈlwis tʃilaˈβeɾt ɣonˈsales]; born 27 July 1965) is a Paraguayan former professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper for Sportivo Luqueño, Guaraní, San Lorenzo de Almagro, Real Zaragoza, Vélez Sarsfield, RC Strasbourg, Peñarol, and the Paraguayan national football team. Chilavert won 12 club titles, including the 1994 Copa Libertadores and the 1994 Intercontinental Cup, while playing for Vélez Sarsfield, and is a three-time IFFHS World's Best Goalkeeper award winner. A fast and agile shot-stopper, known for his leadership, strong personality, and goalkeeping ability, he was regarded as one of the best goalkeepers in the world in his prime; outside of his goalkeeping position, Chilavert was also known for his outfield skills and ability as a free kick specialist, and often took penalties. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of José Luis Chilavert has received more than 676,826 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). José Luis Chilavert is the 250th most popular soccer player (down from 220th in 2019), the 3rd most popular biography from Paraguay and the most popular Paraguayan Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, José Luis Chilavert ranks 250 out of 16,923. Before him are Pedro Cea, Tamotsu Asakura, Yochanan Vollach, Yukio Tsuda, Kazuyoshi Miura, and Takehiko Kawanishi. After him are Sepp Piontek, Osvaldo Ardiles, Roberto Mancini, Lee Yoo-hyung, Pepe, and Teófilo Cubillas.

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Among people born in 1965, José Luis Chilavert ranks 24Before him are Mads Mikkelsen, Dr. Dre, Scottie Pippen, Ben Stiller, Gong Li, and Slash. After him are Aamir Khan, Hans-Dieter Flick, Khaled Hosseini, Sam Mendes, Shamil Basayev, and Nicholas Sparks.

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In Paraguay

Among people born in Paraguay, José Luis Chilavert ranks 3 out of 145. Before him are Alfredo Stroessner (1912) and Francisco Solano López (1827). After him are José Gaspar Rodríguez de Francia (1766), Augusto Roa Bastos (1917), Agustín Barrios (1885), Fernando Lugo (1951), Carlos Antonio López (1792), Arsenio Erico (1915), Andrés Rodríguez (1923), Horacio Cartes (1956), and Julio César Romero (1960).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Paraguay

Among soccer players born in Paraguay, José Luis Chilavert ranks 1After him are Arsenio Erico (1915), Julio César Romero (1960), Manuel Fleitas Solich (1900), Aurelio González (1905), Ángel Berni (1931), Cayetano Ré (1938), Heriberto Herrera (1926), Delfín Benítez Cáceres (1910), Roque Santa Cruz (1981), Luis Vargas Peña (1905), and Eulogio Martínez (1935).