1977 - Today


Nuno Ricardo de Oliveira Ribeiro OIH (born 11 November 1977), known as Maniche (European Portuguese: [maˈniʃ]), is a Portuguese retired professional footballer who played as a central midfielder. He played top flight football in Portugal, Russia, England, Spain, Italy and Germany, and in 2004 he helped Porto win the Champions League, one of eight trophies conquered with that club. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maniche has received more than 413,391 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,563rd most popular soccer player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 410k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 47.16

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.41

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Maniche ranks 1,559 out of 13,233Before him are Leivinha, Kevin De Bruyne, Nilo Murtinho Braga, Alketas Panagoulias, Goran Pandev, and Masaki Yokotani. After him are Bernard Lama, Martin Dahlin, Wim Kieft, Dezső Novák, Pál Titkos, and Virgilio Fossati.

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Among people born in 1977, Maniche ranks 56Before him are Milo Ventimiglia, Christian Abbiati, Fabio Grosso, John Green, William Gallas, and Marek Jankulovski. After him are Chiwetel Ejiofor, Matthias Schoenaerts, Hasan Salihamidžić, Ludacris, Steve Aoki, and Massimo Ambrosini.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Maniche ranks 219 out of 370Before him are Cardinal-Infante Afonso of Portugal (1509), Bruno Alves (1981), António Ribeiro (1928), Manuel Bento (1948), Carlos do Carmo (1939), and António Simões (1943). After him are Alfredo Nobre da Costa (1923), Humberto Coelho (1950), Manuel Alegre (1936), Mísia (1955), Rosa Mota (1958), and Christopher Hampton (1946).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Portugal

Among soccer players born in Portugal, Maniche ranks 23Before him are Fábio Coentrão (1988), Paulo Bento (1969), Nani (1986), Bruno Alves (1981), Manuel Bento (1948), and António Simões (1943). After him are Humberto Coelho (1950), Tiago Mendes (1981), Raul Meireles (1983), Hugo Almeida (1984), Rui Patrício (1988), and Beto (1982).

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