Ali Karimi

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Ali Karimi (Persian: علی کریمی Persian: [ɑli kæriˈmi] (listen); born 8 November 1978) is an Iranian football coach and former player. During the course of his career, he played for Fath Tehran, Persepolis, Al-Ahli Dubai, Bayern Munich, Qatar SC, Steel Azin, Schalke 04, Tractor Sazi, and the Iran national team for which he scored 38 goals in 127 appearances. In 2004, he became the fourth Iranian player to win the Asian Footballer of the Year. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ali Karimi has received more than 406,092 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia. Ali Karimi is the 3,957th most popular soccer player (down from 3,313th in 2019), the 333rd most popular biography from Iran (down from 283rd in 2019) and the 7th most popular Iranian Soccer Player.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.08

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.07

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Ali Karimi ranks 3,957 out of 16,923Before him are Capone, Eduardo Carvalho, Sergio, Mladen Petrić, Henning Berg, and Fernando. After him are Anatoli Isayev, Oscar Garré, George Moorhouse, Cristian Brocchi, Romano Fogli, and Carlos Secretário.

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Among people born in 1978, Ali Karimi ranks 182Before him are Bob Bryan, Eddie Cahill, Ringo Sheena, Jeremy Camp, Guy Berryman, and AJ McLean. After him are Santiago Cabrera, Charlie Weber, Gary, Shy Love, Sverrir Gudnason, and Jesse Metcalfe.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Ali Karimi ranks 333 out of 463Before him are Nusrat Bhutto (1929), Bahman Ghobadi (1969), Shahrnush Parsipur (1946), Afshin Ghotbi (1964), Mehdi Mahdavikia (1977), and Leila Hatami (1972). After him are Nazanin Boniadi (1979), Mohammad Reza Aref (1951), Sardar Azmoun (1995), Guity Novin (1944), Reza Hosseini Nassab (1960), and Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani (1967).

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Among soccer players born in Iran, Ali Karimi ranks 7Before him are Ali Daei (1969), Nasser Hejazi (1949), Andranik Eskandarian (1951), Ali Parvin (1946), Afshin Ghotbi (1964), and Mehdi Mahdavikia (1977). After him are Sardar Azmoun (1995), Vahid Hashemian (1976), Javad Nekounam (1980), Khodadad Azizi (1971), Iraj Danaeifard (1951), and Ashkan Dejagah (1986).