1984 - Today


João Miranda de Souza Filho (born 7 September 1984), also known as João Miranda, or simply Miranda (Brazilian Portuguese: [miˈrɐ̃dɐ]), is a Brazilian footballer who plays as a central defender for Chinese club Jiangsu Suning and the Brazil national team. Having begun his career at Coritiba, he spent the 2005–06 season with Sochaux in France before returning to Brazil to play for São Paulo. He won three consecutive Campeonato Brasileiro Série A titles, and was named in the Team of the Year four consecutive times from 2007 to 2010. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Miranda has received more than 217,778 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,512th most popular soccer player.

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    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.63

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Among soccer players, Miranda ranks 2,508 out of 13,233Before him are Phil Neal, Jean-Luc Ettori, Henning Berg, Glenn Strömberg, Francesco Janich, and Bernard Bosquier. After him are Alex Song, Łukasz Fabiański, Steve Perryman, Han Berger, Kurt Jara, and Zaur Kaloev.

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Among people born in 1984, Miranda ranks 73Before him are Ku Hye-sun, Yesung, Marouane Chamakh, Claire Foy, Marie Kondo, and Carmelo Anthony. After him are Badr Hari, Adriano, Bob Morley, Sara Carbonero, Stefan Kießling, and Natalia Tena.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Miranda ranks 459 out of 1,296Before him are Alex (1977), Neto (1989), Marco Antônio (1951), Flora Purim (1942), Michel Bastos (1983), and Giovanni Silva de Oliveira (1972). After him are Maurício Gugelmin (1963), Adriano (1984), Oscar (1991), Flávio Conceição (1974), Gil (1950), and Rafinha (1993).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Miranda ranks 246Before him are Nelinho (1950), Alex (1977), Neto (1989), Marco Antônio (1951), Michel Bastos (1983), and Giovanni Silva de Oliveira (1972). After him are Adriano (1984), Oscar (1991), Flávio Conceição (1974), Gil (1950), Rafinha (1993), and Luiz Adriano (1987).

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