İlkay Gündoğan

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İlkay Gündoğan (born 24 October 1990) is a German professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Premier League club Manchester City and the Germany national team. Gündoğan came through VfL Bochum's youth academy. In 2008, he began playing for the club's reserve side before joining 1. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of İlkay Gündoğan has received more than 3,209,200 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). İlkay Gündoğan is the 2,308th most popular soccer player (down from 1,636th in 2019), the 3,705th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,727th in 2019) and the 160th most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, İlkay Gündoğan ranks 2,308 out of 16,923Before him are Pierre Braine, Pierluigi Casiraghi, Zlatko Papec, Rubén Ayala, Héctor Baley, and Harry Andersson. After him are Ümit Davala, Valery Gazzaev, Rubén Galván, Teóphilo Bettencourt Pereira, Jozef Chovanec, and Samuel Zauber.

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Among people born in 1990, İlkay Gündoğan ranks 27Before him are Luuk de Jong, Rita Ora, Nacho, Kim Jong-hyun, Tiger Shroff, and Thomas Brodie-Sangster. After him are Georginio Wijnaldum, Emiliano Sala, Haruma Miura, Valentina Nappi, Sergio Pérez, and Dev Patel.

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Among people born in Germany, İlkay Gündoğan ranks 3,705 out of 5,289Before him are Cuno Hoffmeister (1892), Johann Gottfried Seume (1763), Wolfgang Hildesheimer (1916), Ossi Oswalda (1897), Thomas Linke (1969), and Jawed Karim (1979). After him are Ümit Davala (1973), Gerhard Rohlfs (1892), Oliver Shanti (1948), Alfred Bohrmann (1904), Konrad Frey (1909), and Hieronymous Theodor Richter (1824).


Among soccer players born in Germany, İlkay Gündoğan ranks 160Before him are Jupp Kapellmann (1949), Manfred Burgsmüller (1949), Günter Bernard (1939), Olaf Thon (1966), Bernd Patzke (1943), and Thomas Linke (1969). After him are Ümit Davala (1973), Rudi Assauer (1944), Ernst Albrecht (1907), Raimond Aumann (1963), Hans Jakob (1908), and Christian Ziege (1972).

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