Alen Bokšić

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Alen Bokšić (pronounced [bǒkʃitɕ]; born 21 January 1970) is a former Croatian professional footballer. A forward who spent most of his career in France and Italy, he was renowned for his technique and power, and is regarded as one of the greatest players in the history of the Croatia national football team.With Marseille Bokšić won the 1992–93 UEFA Champions League, and was voted fourth in the 1993 European Footballer of the Year poll. That same year he was named Croatian Footballer of the Year. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alen Bokšić has received more than 475,663 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Alen Bokšić is the 1,042nd most popular soccer player (up from 1,264th in 2019), the 139th most popular biography from Croatia (up from 140th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Croatian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Alen Bokšić ranks 1,042 out of 16,923Before him are Manuel Sanchís Hontiyuelo, Milan Baroš, Ángel Di María, Carlos Mozer, Paul Pogba, and Edílson. After him are Emre Belözoğlu, Sandro Salvadore, Müller, Krasimir Balakov, Ivica Horvat, and Alexandre Villaplane.

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Among people born in 1970, Alen Bokšić ranks 62Before him are Nolan North, Justin Chambers, Paulo Sousa, Queen Latifah, Djalminha, and Heather Graham. After him are Rick Hoffman, Mehmet Scholl, Naomi Klein, Paul Potts, Angelo Peruzzi, and Jim Courier.

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Among people born in Croatia, Alen Bokšić ranks 139 out of 518Before him are Svetozar Pribićević (1875), Niccolò Tommaseo (1802), Marija Jurić Zagorka (1873), Ivan Perišić (1989), Franz von Bayros (1866), and Ivica Olić (1979). After him are Franjo Kuharić (1919), Josip Manolić (1920), Ivica Horvat (1926), Slavenka Drakulić (1949), Vlado Milunić (1941), and Ernesto Vidal (1921).


Among soccer players born in Croatia, Alen Bokšić ranks 15Before him are Zlatko Čajkovski (1923), Branko Zebec (1929), Mario Mandžukić (1986), Bernard Vukas (1927), Ivan Perišić (1989), and Ivica Olić (1979). After him are Ivica Horvat (1926), Ernesto Vidal (1921), Ivica Šurjak (1953), Mirko Jozić (1940), Petar Nadoveza (1942), and Ante Žanetić (1936).