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Ricardo Alexandre Martins Soares Pereira OIH (Portuguese pronunciation: [ʁiˈkaɾdu]; born 11 February 1976), known simply as Ricardo, is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a goalkeeper. He spent most of his professional career with Boavista and Sporting, helping the former to its only Primeira Liga title and appearing with the latter in more than 150 official matches, winning one Portuguese Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ricardo has received more than 165,835 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Ricardo is the 3,493rd most popular soccer player (down from 2,777th in 2019), the 313th most popular biography from Portugal (down from 256th in 2019) and the 53rd most popular Portuguese Soccer Player.

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  • 39

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.60

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  • 3.54

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Ricardo ranks 3,493 out of 16,923Before him are Mirandinha, Jacques Grimonpon, Alessandro Florenzi, Giuseppe Savoldi, Satoshi Tezuka, and François Bourbotte. After him are Milan Stojanović, Cristián Zapata, Ramón Quiroga, Pavel Cebanu, Jesé, and Marco Borriello.

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Among people born in 1976, Ricardo ranks 174Before him are Sarah Chalke, Troy Baker, Gaby Espino, Vladimir Samsonov, Herman Li, and Ryan Hurst. After him are Corey Stoll, Daisuke Namikawa, Lindsay Davenport, Wanderlei Silva, Anders Svensson, and Bizarre.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Ricardo ranks 313 out of 479Before him are Bernardo Silva (1994), Jorge Andrade (1978), Lio (1962), Tiago Monteiro (1976), Miguel Veloso (1986), and Carlos Mendes (1947). After him are Fernando Meira (1978), Jorge Costa (1971), José Tolentino de Mendonça (1965), Teresa Salgueiro (1969), João Cancelo (1994), and George Grey (1812).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Portugal

Among soccer players born in Portugal, Ricardo ranks 53Before him are Nuno Valente (1974), Ricardo Sá Pinto (1972), Domingos Paciência (1969), Bernardo Silva (1994), Jorge Andrade (1978), and Miguel Veloso (1986). After him are Fernando Meira (1978), Jorge Costa (1971), João Cancelo (1994), Beto (1976), Renato Sanches (1997), and Eduardo Carvalho (1982).