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Kepler Laveran de Lima Ferreira (born 26 February 1983), known as Pepe (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈpɛpi]), is a Brazilian-Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a centre-back and defensive-midfielder for Porto, which he captains, and the Portugal national team. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest 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 336,505 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 68 in 2019). Pepe is the 348th most popular soccer player (up from 523rd in 2019), the 108th most popular biography from Brazil (up from 130th in 2019) and the 44th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 69

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.45

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.21

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Pepe ranks 348 out of 16,880Before him are Ivo Viktor, Elías Figueroa, Deco, Jean Djorkaeff, Osamu Yamaji, and Marco Materazzi. After him are Vladimir Beara, Ernesto Valverde, Henri Delaunay, Kinjiro Shimizu, Shumpei Inoue, and Uli Stielike.

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Among people born in 1983, Pepe ranks 11Before him are Franck Ribéry, Andrew Garfield, Edward Snowden, Katrina Kaif, Emily Blunt, and Henry Cavill. After him are Robin van Persie, Ricardo Quaresma, Donald Glover, Philipp Lahm, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, and Adam Driver.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Pepe ranks 108 out of 2,067Before him are Chico Mendes (1944), Mauro Ramos (1930), Tiradentes (1746), Mário de Andrade (1893), Dida (1973), and Deco (1977). After him are Carlos Pace (1944), Robinho (1984), Telê Santana (1931), Toninho Cerezo (1955), Marcelo (1988), and Elis Regina (1945).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Pepe ranks 44Before him are Antônio Wilson Vieira Honório (1943), Dunga (1963), Leovegildo Lins da Gama Júnior (1954), Mauro Ramos (1930), Dida (1973), and Deco (1977). After him are Robinho (1984), Telê Santana (1931), Toninho Cerezo (1955), Marcelo (1988), Juninho Pernambucano (1975), and Cláudio Taffarel (1966).

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