Nuno Gomes

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Nuno Gomes

Nuno Miguel Soares Pereira Ribeiro OIH (born 5 July 1976), known as Nuno Gomes, is a Portuguese former professional footballer who played as a striker. He was given the nickname Gomes during childhood after Fernando Gomes, and was one of the country's most recognisable attacking players in the 1990s and 2000s; he consistently scored for both club and country, and was also capable of being a good link-up player, accumulating a number of assists throughout his career, which was spent mainly with Benfica, for which he netted 166 goals in 398 games over the course of 12 seasons.Gomes represented Portugal in two World Cups and three European Championships. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nuno Gomes has received more than 506,427 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 837th most popular soccer player.

Memorability Metrics

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  • 51.12

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 43

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.32

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Nuno Gomes ranks 834 out of 13,233Before him are Jürgen Sparwasser, Ally McCoist, Amedeo Amadei, Enzo Scifo, Billy Wright, and Joan Segarra. After him are Andrzej Szarmach, Hans van Breukelen, Giuseppe Bergomi, Claudio Bravo, Claudio Caniggia, and Hervé Renard.

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Among people born in 1976, Nuno Gomes ranks 35Before him are Wladimir Klitschko, Fernando Morientes, Alexander Skarsgård, Álvaro Recoba, Shu Qi, and Jon Bernthal. After him are Tony Jaa, Nurgül Yeşilçay, Gustavo Kuerten, Anna Faris, Seann William Scott, and Alicia Silverstone.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Nuno Gomes ranks 186 out of 370Before him are Eleanor of Portugal, Queen of Denmark (1211), Fernando Gomes (1956), Maria de Lourdes Pintasilgo (1930), André Villas-Boas (1977), Jorge Jesus (1954), and Miguel Torga (1907). After him are João de Loureiro (1717), Estêvão Gomes (1484), José Policarpo (1936), José Sócrates (1957), Duarte Barbosa (1480), and Joaquim de Almeida (1957).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Portugal

Among soccer players born in Portugal, Nuno Gomes ranks 12Before him are Paulo Futre (1966), Ricardo Quaresma (1983), Vítor Baía (1969), Ricardo Carvalho (1978), Fernando Gomes (1956), and Jorge Jesus (1954). After him are Sérgio Conceição (1974), Pauleta (1973), Paulo Sousa (1970), Fernando Couto (1969), Fábio Coentrão (1988), and Paulo Bento (1969).

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