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Robson de Souza (Brazilian Portuguese: [ˈʁɔpsõ] or [ˈʁɔbisõ d(ʒi) ˈsowzɐ], born 25 January 1984), more commonly known as Robinho (Brazilian Portuguese: [ʁɔˈbĩɲu]), is a Brazilian former professional footballer who played as a forward.In 1999, at 15 years of age, Robinho was picked by Brazil legend Pelé as his heir apparent and, in 2002, went on to lead Santos FC to their first Campeonato Brasileiro title since Pelé himself played for the club. Afterwards he went on to win a second title with Santos, two more with Spanish club Real Madrid, and the Italian Serie A title in his first season at Milan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robinho has received more than 4,840,867 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 67 in 2019). Robinho is the 436th most popular soccer player (down from 384th in 2019), the 113th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 108th in 2019) and the 49th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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  • 70

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  • 9.66

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  • 3.30

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Robinho ranks 436 out of 16,923Before him are Alessandro Nesta, Masuzo Madono, Steven Gerrard, Deco, Nereo Rocco, and Klaus Fischer. After him are Rihei Sano, Jenő Buzánszky, Leonel Sánchez, Jorge Jesus, Niko Kovač, and Masanobu Izumi.

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Among people born in 1984, Robinho ranks 10Before him are Arjen Robben, Avril Lavigne, Fernando Torres, LeBron James, Katy Perry, and Wesley Sneijder. After him are Carlos Tevez, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Alizée, Thiago Silva, Javier Mascherano, and Basshunter.

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Among people born in Brazil, Robinho ranks 113 out of 1,947Before him are Dunga (1963), Rubens Barrichello (1972), Peter Medawar (1915), Juninho Pernambucano (1975), Adriano (1982), and Deco (1977). After him are Chico Xavier (1910), Augusto Boal (1931), Baden Powell (1937), Loalwa Braz (1953), Leovegildo Lins da Gama Júnior (1954), and Wilson Fittipaldi Júnior (1943).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Robinho ranks 49Before him are Cláudio Taffarel (1966), Dida (1973), Dunga (1963), Juninho Pernambucano (1975), Adriano (1982), and Deco (1977). After him are Leovegildo Lins da Gama Júnior (1954), Émerson Leão (1949), Zé Roberto (1974), Pepe (1983), Edu Coimbra (1947), and Dino Sani (1932).

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