Shota Arveladze

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Shota Arveladze (Georgian: შოთა არველაძე; born 22 February 1973) is a Georgian professional football manager and former player who is the head coach of Süper Lig club Fatih Karagümrük. Arveladze played at Dinamo Tbilisi, Trabzonspor, Ajax, Rangers, AZ and Levante. He is Georgia's all-time top scorer with 291 goals in his 410 league games for his clubs and 26 goals in his 61 games for the national team.His 27 goals scored in the UEFA Cup competition, including qualifiers ranks him third in the tournament's history before it became the Europa League. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shota Arveladze has received more than 767,165 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Shota Arveladze is the 1,413th most popular soccer player (up from 2,447th in 2019), the 129th most popular biography from Georgia (up from 181st in 2019) and the 4th most popular Georgian Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

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  • 52.14

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 36

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.42

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Shota Arveladzes by language

Over the past year Shota Arveladze has had the most page views in the with 88,812 views, followed by Turkish (47,171), and Russian (25,021). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Ukrainian (150.61%), Malagasy (85.02%), and Uzbek (77.15%)


Among soccer players, Shota Arveladze ranks 1,413 out of 21,273Before him are Julio Pérez, Filipe Luís, Marko Arnautović, Zoilo Saldombide, Ryuzo Shimizu, and Joshua Kimmich. After him are Jock Stein, Ján Pivarník, José Peseiro, João Félix, Bigode, and Marinho Chagas.

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Among people born in 1973, Shota Arveladze ranks 83Before him are Jay Cutler, Ichiro Suzuki, Neve Campbell, Luis Lacalle Pou, Jan Ullrich, and Verka Serduchka. After him are James Marsden, Martín Palermo, Nikolai Valuev, Hiromu Arakawa, Brandi Love, and Seth MacFarlane.

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In Georgia

Among people born in Georgia, Shota Arveladze ranks 129 out of 406Before him are Tamaz V. Gamkrelidze (1929), Mikheil Chiaureli (1894), Zhores Medvedev (1925), Dimitri Uznadze (1886), David Kipiani (1951), and Kosta Khetagurov (1859). After him are Alexander Svanidze (1886), Zacharia Paliashvili (1871), Maia Chiburdanidze (1961), Mary Eristavi (1888), George the Hagiorite (1009), and Leila Abashidze (1929).


Among soccer players born in Georgia, Shota Arveladze ranks 4Before him are Murtaz Khurtsilava (1943), Mikheil Meskhi (1937), and David Kipiani (1951). After him are Zaur Kaloev (1931), Givi Chokheli (1937), Ramaz Shengelia (1957), Boris Paichadze (1915), Kakhi Asatiani (1947), Tengiz Sulakvelidze (1956), Khvicha Kvaratskhelia (2001), and Anzor Kavazashvili (1940).