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José Ignacio Fernández Iglesias (Spanish pronunciation: [xoˈse jɣˈnaθjo feɾˈnandeθ iˈɣlesjas]; born 19 January 1990), known as Nacho (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈnatʃo]), is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a centre-back or full-back for La Liga club Real Madrid, which he captains, and the Spain national team. He has spent his entire career with Real Madrid after making his debut with the first team in 2011, making over 300 appearances and winning several trophies, including five Champions Leagues. Nacho won his first senior cap for Spain in 2013, and was on the squad at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nacho has received more than 191,219 page views. His biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). Nacho is the 1,314th most popular soccer player (up from 1,789th in 2019), the 1,046th most popular biography from Spain (up from 1,235th in 2019) and the 108th most popular Spanish Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 190k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 52.48

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 59

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.53

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.16

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Nachos by language

Over the past year Nacho has had the most page views in the with 235,392 views, followed by Italian (114,129), and French (86,197). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Turkish (149.09%), Korean (126.61%), and Italian (99.56%)


Among soccer players, Nacho ranks 1,314 out of 21,273Before him are József Takács, Juan Cuadrado, Justo Tejada, John Terry, Titus Buberník, and Georges Heylens. After him are Pachín, Ryuzo Hiraki, Guillermo Ochoa, Pierre Sinibaldi, Miodrag Belodedici, and Matías González.

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Among people born in 1990, Nacho ranks 19Before him are Princess Eugenie of York, Bojan Krkić, Douglas Costa, Ciro Immobile, SZA, and Wojciech Szczęsny. After him are Luuk de Jong, André Schürrle, Miralem Pjanić, Park Shin-hye, Jordan Henderson, and Sergio Pérez.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Nacho ranks 1,046 out of 3,355Before him are Justo Tejada (1933), Émile Henry (1872), Ibn Hayyan (987), Benito Jerónimo Feijóo y Montenegro (1676), Pilar Lorengar (1928), and Jesús López Cobos (1940). After him are Garci Rodríguez de Montalvo (1450), Ana Belén (1951), Robert de Nola (1500), Miro, Count of Barcelona (926), Ildefonso Falcones (1959), and Luis Mariano (1914).


Among soccer players born in Spain, Nacho ranks 108Before him are José Mari Bakero (1963), Juan Alonso (1927), Joan Capdevila (1978), Ramón Grosso (1943), Migueli (1951), and Justo Tejada (1933). After him are Juanito (1954), Míchel Salgado (1975), Santi Cazorla (1984), Juan Zambudio Velasco (1921), Mariano Martín (1919), and Josep Seguer (1923).