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Paulo Bento

1969 - Today

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Paulo Jorge Gomes Bento (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈpawlu ˈbẽtu]; born 20 June 1969) is a Portuguese retired footballer, currently manager of the South Korea national team. A defensive midfielder with tackling ability and workrate as his main assets, he played for two of the major three teams in his country, amassing Primeira Liga totals of 284 matches and 16 goals over 11 seasons, and also spent four years in Spain. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paulo Bento has received more than 558,315 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Paulo Bento is the 959th most popular soccer player (up from 1,469th in 2019), the 226th most popular biography from Portugal (up from 243rd in 2019) and the 18th most popular Portuguese Soccer Player.

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  • 560k

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  • 52.05

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.60

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.38

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Paulo Bento ranks 959 out of 16,880Before him are Preguinho, Felice Borel, Godfrey Chitalu, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Manuel Fleitas Solich, and György Orth. After him are Tore Keller, José María Zárraga, Gino Colaussi, Humberto Maschio, Jair da Costa, and Rinus Israël.

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Among people born in 1969, Paulo Bento ranks 91Before him are Achinoam Nini, Candy Dulfer, Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands, Josh Holloway, Jason Priestley, and David Boreanaz. After him are Marjane Satrapi, Lei Jun, Pierre van Hooijdonk, Dead, Dave Grohl, and Richard Hammond.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Paulo Bento ranks 226 out of 555Before him are John de Britto (1647), Manuel Monteiro de Castro (1938), Teodósio I, Duke of Braganza (1510), Damião de Góis (1502), Miguel Torga (1907), and António José de Almeida (1866). After him are Estêvão Gomes (1484), Francisco de Sá de Miranda (1491), António Ferreira (1528), Fábio Coentrão (1988), Duarte Barbosa (1480), and João do Canto e Castro (1862).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Portugal

Among soccer players born in Portugal, Paulo Bento ranks 18Before him are Vítor Baía (1969), Pauleta (1973), Ricardo Carvalho (1978), Sérgio Conceição (1974), Nuno Gomes (1976), and Fernando Gomes (1956). After him are Fábio Coentrão (1988), Fernando Couto (1969), Humberto Coelho (1950), José Torres (1938), José Costa (1953), and Manuel Bento (1948).