Paulino Alcántara

1896 - 1964

Paulino Alcántara

Paulino Alcántara Riestrá (7 October 1896 – 13 February 1964) was a Spanish Filipino football player and manager who played as a forward. He spent most of his playing career at FC Barcelona and also represented Catalonia, the Philippines and Spain.Alcántara made his debut for Barcelona at the age of 15 and remains the youngest player to play or score for the club. He scored 369 goals in 357 official and friendly matches for Barcelona, a club record that stood for 87 years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paulino Alcántara has received more than 265,537 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 67th most popular soccer player.

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS, Paulino Alcántara ranks 67 out of 13,233Before him are Helenio Herrera, Leônidas, Matthias Sindelar, Uwe Seeler, Gheorghe Hagi, and Paolo Rossi. After him are Giacinto Facchetti, Bobby Robson, Miguel Muñoz, Roberto Carlos, Oliver Kahn, and Fritz Walter.

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Among people born in 1896, Paulino Alcántara ranks 28Before him are Anna Anderson, Ernst Udet, Donald Winnicott, Célestin Freinet, A. J. Cronin, and Milena Jesenská. After him are Italo Balbo, Buenaventura Durruti, Rolf Maximilian Sievert, Erich Koch, Helen of Greece and Denmark, and John Dos Passos. Among people deceased in 1964, Paulino Alcántara ranks 19Before him are Karl Polanyi, Leo Szilard, Rachel Carson, Vasily Grossman, Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck, and Giorgio Morandi. After him are Palmiro Togliatti, Otto Grotewohl, Ernst Kretschmer, Plaek Phibunsongkhram, Alexander Archipenko, and Sigfrid Edström.

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Among people born in Philippines, Paulino Alcántara ranks 4 out of 62Before him are Corazon Aquino (1933), Ferdinand Marcos (1917), and Imelda Marcos (1929). After him are José Rizal (1861), Lapu-Lapu (1491), Emilio Aguinaldo (1869), Benigno Aquino Jr. (1932), Fidel Ramos (1928), Andrés Bonifacio (1863), Joseph Estrada (1937), and Jose P. Laurel (1891).