Thiago Motta

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Thiago Motta (Brazilian Portuguese: [tʃiˈaɡu ˈmɔtɐ]; Italian: [ˈtjaːɡo ˈmɔtta]; born 28 August 1982) is a professional football manager and former player who is the manager of Serie A club Spezia. A midfielder, Motta spent his early career at Barcelona, where he was injury-prone. He played two and a half seasons with Inter Milan before joining Paris Saint-Germain in January 2012, winning 27 major titles all clubs combined. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thiago Motta has received more than 1,876,834 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Thiago Motta is the 893rd most popular soccer player (up from 930th in 2019), the 216th most popular biography from Brazil (up from 223rd in 2019) and the 90th most popular Brazilian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Thiago Motta ranks 893 out of 16,923Before him are Darko Pančev, Pablo Forlán, Dick Nanninga, Vítor Baía, Herbert Chapman, and Claude Makélélé. After him are Ronald de Boer, Masaki Yokotani, Índio, Shigeo Yaegashi, Nobuo Kawakami, and Roger Piantoni.

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Among people born in 1982, Thiago Motta ranks 18Before him are Sultan Kösen, Princess Madeleine, Duchess of Hälsingland and Gästrikland, Jamie Dornan, Cobie Smulders, Nick Vujicic, and Yelena Isinbayeva. After him are Hyun Bin, Pepe Reina, Paul Wesley, Alberto Contador, Cory Monteith, and Michael Essien.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Thiago Motta ranks 216 out of 1,947Before him are Jair da Rosa Pinto (1921), Tim (1915), Princess Maria da Glória, Duchess of Segorbe (1946), Nelson Freire (1944), Waldo Machado (1934), and José de Alencar (1829). After him are Índio (1931), Lucélia Santos (1957), Francisco Aramburu (1922), Rodrigo Santoro (1975), Preguinho (1905), and Zequinha de Abreu (1880).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Thiago Motta ranks 90Before him are Domingos da Guia (1912), César Sampaio (1968), Maicon Sisenando (1981), Jair da Rosa Pinto (1921), Tim (1915), and Waldo Machado (1934). After him are Índio (1931), Francisco Aramburu (1922), Preguinho (1905), Philippe Coutinho (1992), Tita (1958), and Emerson (1976).