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Nikos Anastopoulos

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Nikos Anastopoulos (Greek: Νίκος Αναστόπουλος; born 22 January 1958) is a Greek former footballer who was one the most prolific strikers in the Greek league during the 1980s and widely regarded as one of the best strikers in the history of Greek football. With 29 goals he is the all-time top scorer for the Greece national football team. He is considered one of the greatest players in Olympiacos history, where he scored 159 goals in 291 official games for the Greek powerhouse and won the Bronze Boot as the third scorer in Europe in the 1982–83 season. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikos Anastopoulos has received more than 189,373 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Nikos Anastopoulos is the 2,194th most popular soccer player (down from 2,120th in 2019), the 682nd most popular biography from Greece (down from 648th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Greek Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Nikos Anastopoulos ranks 2,194 out of 16,880Before him are Peter Bonetti, Humberto de Araújo Benevenuto, Mitsugu Nomura, Oscar Heisserer, Luisão, and Álvaro Negredo. After him are Aílton, Abderrahmane Mahjoub, Joël Bats, Ruud Hesp, Andrei Kanchelskis, and Ricardo Rocha.

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Among people born in 1958, Nikos Anastopoulos ranks 199Before him are Nick Park, Peter H. Gilmore, Scott Patterson, Veronica Guerin, Duško Marković, and Hiroshi Yoshida. After him are Julia Nickson, Francisco Buyo, Lyudmila Kondratyeva, Rodion Cămătaru, Marlies Göhr, and Greg Germann.

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In Greece

Among people born in Greece, Nikos Anastopoulos ranks 682 out of 936Before him are Archon of Pella (-400), Thomas Xenakis (1875), Spyridon Lambros (1851), Spyridon Belokas (1878), Nikos Xilouris (1936), and Kostas Karyotakis (1896). After him are Spyridon Athanasopoulos (1900), Stavros Dimas (1941), Stephanos Christopoulos (1876), Miltiadis Gouskos (1877), Alexandros Nikolopoulos (1875), and Antonis Antoniadis (1946).


Among soccer players born in Greece, Nikos Anastopoulos ranks 5Before him are Theodoros Zagorakis (1971), Angelos Charisteas (1980), Antonios Nikopolidis (1971), and Ange Postecoglou (1965). After him are Antonis Antoniadis (1946), Alketas Panagoulias (1934), Giorgos Karagounis (1977), Theofanis Gekas (1980), Mimis Domazos (1942), Sokratis Papastathopoulos (1988), and Traianos Dellas (1976).