Simão Sabrosa

1979 - Today

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Simão Pedro Fonseca Sabrosa OIH (born 31 October 1979), known mononymously as Simão (Portuguese pronunciation: [siˈmɐ̃w̃]), is a Portuguese former footballer who played mainly as a left winger, with dribbling and set piece skills as primary attributes. Having played in his country for two of the three biggest teams in the nation, Benfica and Sporting, he also spent several years of his professional career in Spain, notably with Atlético Madrid. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Simão Sabrosa has received more than 692,651 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Simão Sabrosa is the 2,364th most popular soccer player (up from 2,501st in 2019), the 279th most popular biography from Portugal (down from 249th in 2019) and the 34th most popular Portuguese Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 690k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.80

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 42

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.28

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.32

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Simão Sabrosa ranks 2,364 out of 16,923Before him are Ásgeir Sigurvinsson, Ulises Poirier, Ján Švehlík, Johann Horvath, Branislav Sekulić, and Matías Almeyda. After him are Jorginho, Sergio Livingstone, Sándor Mátrai, Dietmar Hamann, Pasieguito, and Carlos Babington.

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Among people born in 1979, Simão Sabrosa ranks 81Before him are Edi Gathegi, Alexander Frei, Jawed Karim, Tracy McGrady, Murat Yıldırım, and Stipe Pletikosa. After him are Lee Hyori, Ludivine Sagnier, Michele Scarponi, Céline Tran, Bleona, and Paulo Ferreira.

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In Portugal

Among people born in Portugal, Simão Sabrosa ranks 279 out of 479Before him are Beto (1982), João Pinto (1971), Alfredo Nobre da Costa (1923), Carlos Mota Pinto (1936), José Luandino Vieira (1935), and Pedro Santana Lopes (1956). After him are Hugo Almeida (1984), Madalena Iglésias (1939), Costinha (1974), José Leite de Vasconcelos (1858), Paulo Ferreira (1979), and Guerra Junqueiro (1850).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Portugal

Among soccer players born in Portugal, Simão Sabrosa ranks 34Before him are Tiago Mendes (1981), Nené (1949), Raul Meireles (1983), José Costa (1953), Beto (1982), and João Pinto (1971). After him are Hugo Almeida (1984), Costinha (1974), Paulo Ferreira (1979), João Moutinho (1986), Hélder Postiga (1982), and Nélson Semedo (1993).