Paulo Fonseca

1973 - Today

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Paulo Alexandre Rodrigues Fonseca (born 5 March 1973) is a Portuguese former professional footballer who played as a central defender, and is a current manager. He amassed Primeira Liga totals of 111 matches and three goals over seven seasons, mainly with Estrela da Amadora. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paulo Fonseca has received more than 844,344 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Paulo Fonseca is the 1,749th most popular soccer player (up from 2,092nd in 2019), the 17th most popular biography from Mozambique (up from 19th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Mozambican Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Paulo Fonseca ranks 1,749 out of 16,923Before him are Pietro Ferraris, Wim Anderiesen, Paulo Autuori, Martí Ventolrà, Arne Selmosson, and Delfín Benítez Cáceres. After him are Slaven Bilić, Rio Ferdinand, Robert Ballaman, Dani Carvajal, Katsuyuki Kawachi, and Serginho Chulapa.

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Among people born in 1973, Paulo Fonseca ranks 110Before him are Jay Cutler, Essam El Hadary, Michael Reiziger, Kristen Wiig, Oscar De La Hoya, and Nikolaj Lie Kaas. After him are Semmy Schilt, Radha Mitchell, Björn Kuipers, Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, Jorge Garcia, and Yunjin Kim.

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In Mozambique

Among people born in Mozambique, Paulo Fonseca ranks 17 out of 31Before him are Filipe Nyusi (1959), Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho (1936), Carlos Agostinho do Rosário (1954), Ruy Guerra (1931), Alexandre José Maria dos Santos (1924), and Júlio Duarte Langa (1927). After him are Mia Couto (1955), Abel Xavier (1972), Mariza (1973), José Craveirinha (1922), Luísa Diogo (1958), and Vicente Lucas (1935).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Mozambique

Among soccer players born in Mozambique, Paulo Fonseca ranks 4Before him are Eusébio (1942), Carlos Queiroz (1953), and Mário Coluna (1935). After him are Abel Xavier (1972), Vicente Lucas (1935), Simão Mate Junior (1988), Jorge Cadete (1968), and Mexer (1988).