Valdir Espinosa

1947 - 2020

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Valdir Ataualpa Ramirez Espinosa, known as Valdir Espinosa (17 October 1947 – 27 February 2020) was a Brazilian football manager. He died on 27 February 2020, of complications after surgery. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Valdir Espinosa has received more than 34,832 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 26 in 2019). Valdir Espinosa is the 3,355th most popular soccer player (down from 1,395th in 2019), the 628th most popular biography from Brazil (down from 316th in 2019) and the 316th most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Valdir Espinosa ranks 3,355 out of 16,880Before him are Flemming Povlsen, Héctor Veira, George Orton, Nikos Machlas, Célestin Delmer, and Masae Suzuki. After him are Jorge Góngora, Jacques Beurlet, Markus Babbel, Roy Bentley, Michel Der Zakarian, and Fredy Guarín.

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Among people born in 1947, Valdir Espinosa ranks 556Before him are Bilal Philips, Alberto Bigon, Arkady Andreasyan, David Patterson, Finn Kalvik, and Bob Houghton. After him are Warren Zevon, Buddy Miles, Branislav Pokrajac, Glenn Cornick, Gennadiy Seleznyov, and Giora Spiegel. Among people deceased in 2020, Valdir Espinosa ranks 513Before him are Ardico Magnini, Nicolas Alfonsi, Claude Barthélemy, Arkady Andreasyan, Ahmed Radhi, and Toke Talagi. After him are Jacques Beurlet, Pedro Nájera, Vladimír Zábrodský, Michael Jeffery, Óscar Chávez, and Arnie Robinson.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Valdir Espinosa ranks 628 out of 2,067Before him are Mirandinha (1959), Georgina de Albuquerque (1885), Russinho (1902), Octacílio (1909), Vik Muniz (1961), and Eliane Elias (1960). After him are João Paulo (1964), Walter Casagrande (1963), Vampeta (1974), Mancini (1980), Evair (1965), and Lucas Paquetá (1997).


Among soccer players born in Brazil, Valdir Espinosa ranks 316Before him are Naldo (1982), Rodrigo Tabata (1980), Bernardo Fernandes da Silva (1965), Mirandinha (1959), Russinho (1902), and Octacílio (1909). After him are João Paulo (1964), Walter Casagrande (1963), Vampeta (1974), Mancini (1980), Evair (1965), and Lucas Paquetá (1997).