Roberto Baggio

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Roberto Baggio (Italian pronunciation: [roˈbɛrto ˈbaddʒo]; born 18 February 1967) is an Italian former professional footballer who mainly played as a second striker, or as an attacking midfielder, although he was capable of playing in several offensive positions. He is the former president of the technical sector of the Italian Football Federation. A technically gifted creative playmaker and set piece specialist, renowned for his curling free-kicks, dribbling skills, and goalscoring, Baggio is widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roberto Baggio has received more than 4,204,516 page views. His biography is available in 74 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 71 in 2019). Roberto Baggio is the 53rd most popular soccer player (up from 60th in 2019), the 682nd most popular biography from Italy (up from 747th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Italian Soccer Player.

Roberto Baggio is most famous for being a professional footballer. He played for Italian club Juventus and the Italian national team, and is considered one of the best players of all time.

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Among soccer players, Roberto Baggio ranks 53 out of 16,923Before him are Zlatan Ibrahimović, Djalma Santos, Omar Sívori, Romário, Jairzinho, and Arthur Friedenreich. After him are David Beckham, Flórián Albert, Stanley Matthews, Mircea Lucescu, Giacinto Facchetti, and Paolo Rossi.

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Among people born in 1967, Roberto Baggio ranks 6Before him are Vin Diesel, Jason Statham, Kurt Cobain, Nicole Kidman, and Julia Roberts. After him are Suman Pokhrel, Jürgen Klopp, David Guetta, Kane, Sung Jae-gi, and Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Roberto Baggio ranks 682 out of 4,088Before him are Francesca da Rimini (1259), Pope Romanus (850), Pope Severinus (600), Luca della Robbia (1399), Publius Clodius Pulcher (-90), and Pope Boniface II (470). After him are Ferdinand II of the Two Sicilies (1810), Maria Anna of Savoy (1803), Giovanni Paisiello (1740), Paul the Deacon (720), Quintus Sertorius (-126), and Aulus Gellius (123).


Among soccer players born in Italy, Roberto Baggio ranks 4Before him are Giuseppe Meazza (1910), Cesare Maldini (1932), and Paolo Maldini (1968). After him are Giacinto Facchetti (1942), Paolo Rossi (1956), Silvio Piola (1913), Gianni Rivera (1943), Franco Baresi (1960), Francesco Totti (1976), Gianluigi Buffon (1978), and Alessandro Del Piero (1974).