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Antônio Naelson Matias (May 23, 1976), known as Sinha or Zinha, is a former professional footballer. Born in Brazil, he has previously represented the Mexico national team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sinha has received more than 237,815 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Sinha is the 5,835th most popular soccer player (down from 4,950th in 2019), the 916th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 735th in 2019) and the 528th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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  • 240k

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  • 50.92

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.86

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Sinha ranks 5,835 out of 16,923Before him are Erik Edman, Humberto Suazo, Zlatko Junuzović, Bent Skammelsrud, Daisuke Oku, and Jesús Dátolo. After him are Essam Abdel-Fatah, Akira Narahashi, Adel Sellimi, Robert Green, Lars Bohinen, and Jonathas de Jesus.

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Among people born in 1976, Sinha ranks 396Before him are John Aloisi, Amaia Montero, James Roday, Sean Maguire, Hans Sarpei, and Daisuke Oku. After him are Paola Suárez, Thomas Sadoski, Camille Guaty, Kelly Carlson, Andrei Mikhnevich, and Nicolás Lapentti.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Sinha ranks 916 out of 1,947Before him are Michelle Alves (1978), Bruno (1984), Junior dos Santos (1984), Paulinho McLaren (1963), Humberlito Borges (1980), and Amon Tobin (1972). After him are Jonathas de Jesus (1989), Ana Carolina (1974), Maicon Pereira Roque (1988), Marcelo Huertas (1983), Eduardo Campos (1965), and Ilsinho (1985).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Sinha ranks 528Before him are Fernando Menegazzo (1981), César Aparecido Rodrigues (1974), Cássio Ramos (1987), Bruno (1984), Paulinho McLaren (1963), and Humberlito Borges (1980). After him are Jonathas de Jesus (1989), Maicon Pereira Roque (1988), Ilsinho (1985), Marcos Danilo Padilha (1985), Paulo Assunção (1980), and Luiz Carlos Pereira (1960).