Alfreð Finnbogason

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Alfreð Finnbogason (born 1 February 1989) is an Icelandic professional footballer who plays as a forward for Bundesliga club FC Augsburg and the Iceland national team. With Heerenveen, Alfreð was the Dutch Eredivisie's top scorer in the 2013–14 season with 29 goals, a tally topped only by Luis Suárez, Cristiano Ronaldo and Jonathan Soriano in Europe's top leagues that season.Alfreð made his debut for the Iceland national team against the Faroe Islands in 2010. He has earned 61 caps to date, scoring 15 goals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alfreð Finnbogason has received more than 775,262 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Alfreð Finnbogason is the 4,989th most popular soccer player (down from 3,750th in 2019), the 89th most popular biography from Iceland (down from 70th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Icelander Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Alfreð Finnbogason ranks 4,989 out of 16,923Before him are Eusebio Acasuzo, Paulo Rink, Norbert Meier, Reto Ziegler, Katsumi Oenoki, and Philippe Mahut. After him are Silvio Proto, Hugo Ibarra, Mini Jakobsen, Vladimir Astapovsky, Luciano Figueroa, and Gøran Sørloth.

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Among people born in 1989, Alfreð Finnbogason ranks 157Before him are Riley Keough, Jung Yong-hwa, André Ayew, Gabriela Koukalová, Sergio Asenjo, and Onew. After him are Andy Ruiz Jr., Aysel Teymurzadeh, Breno Borges, Salomón Rondón, Pizzi, and Elkeson.

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Among people born in Iceland, Alfreð Finnbogason ranks 89 out of 166Before him are Hera Björk (1972), Anita Briem (1982), Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson (1963), Jónsi (1975), Hannes Þór Halldórsson (1984), and Birkir Bjarnason (1988). After him are Jón Páll Sigmarsson (1960), Heimir Hallgrímsson (1967), Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson (1988), Ólafur Arnalds (1986), Ólafur Stefánsson (1973), and Atli Eðvaldsson (1957).


Among soccer players born in Iceland, Alfreð Finnbogason ranks 6Before him are Eiður Guðjohnsen (1978), Ásgeir Sigurvinsson (1955), Arnór Guðjohnsen (1961), Hannes Þór Halldórsson (1984), and Birkir Bjarnason (1988). After him are Heimir Hallgrímsson (1967), Atli Eðvaldsson (1957), Gylfi Sigurðsson (1989), Ragnar Sigurðsson (1986), Rúrik Gíslason (1988), and Kolbeinn Sigþórsson (1990).