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Kepler Laveran de Lima Ferreira ComM (born 26 February 1983), known as Pepe (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈpɛpi]; European Portuguese: [-pɨ]), is a professional footballer who plays as a centre back for Porto and the Portugal national team. He is regarded as one of the best defenders of his generation.During his professional career, Pepe played for Marítimo, Porto, Real Madrid, and Beşiktaş, with individual and team success with the middle two clubs. He won three La Liga titles, three UEFA Champions League titles, two Copa del Rey titles and played 334 games for Real Madrid. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pepe has received more than 289,895 page views. His biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Pepe is the 523rd most popular soccer player (down from 297th in 2019), the 130th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 95th in 2019) and the 53rd most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Pepe ranks 523 out of 16,923Before him are Yoshinobu Ishii, Alain Giresse, Héctor Rial, Nobuo Matsunaga, Zdeněk Zeman, and Javier Clemente. After him are Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck, Mario Corso, Kiyoshi Tomizawa, Ian Rush, Christian Karembeu, and Shigeru Takahashi.

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Among people born in 1983, Pepe ranks 13Before him are Dani Alves, Andrew Garfield, Katrina Kaif, Donald Glover, Robin van Persie, and Henry Cavill. After him are Ricardo Quaresma, Philipp Lahm, Yaya Touré, Emily Blunt, Rafael van der Vaart, and Mila Kunis.

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Among people born in Brazil, Pepe ranks 130 out of 1,947Before him are Jânio Quadros (1917), José Mauro de Vasconcelos (1920), Floriano Peixoto (1839), Princess Francisca of Brazil (1824), Zé Roberto (1974), and Artur da Costa e Silva (1899). After him are Infante Sebastian of Portugal and Spain (1811), Pascoal Ranieri Mazzilli (1910), Edu Coimbra (1947), Dino Sani (1932), Carlos José Castilho (1927), and Orlando Peçanha (1935).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Pepe ranks 53Before him are Adriano (1982), Deco (1977), Robinho (1984), Leovegildo Lins da Gama Júnior (1954), Émerson Leão (1949), and Zé Roberto (1974). After him are Edu Coimbra (1947), Dino Sani (1932), Carlos José Castilho (1927), Orlando Peçanha (1935), Marcelo (1988), and Raí (1965).

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