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Osvaldo Ardiles

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Osvaldo César Ardiles (born 3 August 1952), often referred to in Britain as Ossie Ardiles, is an Argentine football manager, pundit and former midfielder who won the 1978 FIFA World Cup as part of the Argentina national team. A competitive and skilled midfielder, Ardiles became a cult hero in England, along with Glenn Hoddle and compatriot Ricardo Villa, as a player for Tottenham Hotspur. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Osvaldo Ardiles has received more than 1,116,108 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia. Osvaldo Ardiles is the 240th most popular soccer player (up from 252nd in 2019), the 61st most popular biography from Argentina (down from 50th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Argentinean Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Osvaldo Ardiles ranks 240 out of 16,880Before him are Tameo Ide, Yasuo Takamori, Gusztáv Sebes, Michel Preud'homme, František Plánička, and Yochanan Vollach. After him are Helmut Haller, Giovanni Ferrari, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Francisco Varallo, Raimundo Orsi, and Paul Van Himst.

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Among people born in 1952, Osvaldo Ardiles ranks 64Before him are Didier Pironi, Stephen Lang, Ari Vatanen, Reinhard Genzel, Irina Bokova, and Robin Hobb. After him are Joel Silver, Diana Gabaldon, Imran Khan, Ko Yong-hui, Zelimkhan Yandarbiyev, and Michael Massee.

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In Argentina

Among people born in Argentina, Osvaldo Ardiles ranks 61 out of 1,019Before him are Manuel Belgrano (1770), Ramón Díaz (1959), Fernando de la Rúa (1937), César Milstein (1927), Chris de Burgh (1948), and Domingo Faustino Sarmiento (1811). After him are Francisco Varallo (1910), Raimundo Orsi (1901), Mauricio Macri (1959), Leonor Fini (1907), Sergio Agüero (1988), and Carlos Monzón (1942).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Argentina

Among soccer players born in Argentina, Osvaldo Ardiles ranks 16Before him are Daniel Passarella (1953), Luis Monti (1901), Carlos Bilardo (1938), Javier Zanetti (1973), Mauricio Pochettino (1972), and Ramón Díaz (1959). After him are Francisco Varallo (1910), Raimundo Orsi (1901), Sergio Agüero (1988), Hernán Crespo (1975), Claudio Caniggia (1967), and Leopoldo Luque (1949).

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