Andranik Eskandarian

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Andranik Eskandarian (Armenian: Անդրանիկ Իսքանտարեան, Persian: آندرانیک اسکندریان, born 31 December 1951) is an Iranian former footballer. He played as a defender for the F.C. Ararat Tehran, Taj SC and New York Cosmos of the North American Soccer League. He won the Iranian league in 1975 and reached the second place in 1974. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andranik Eskandarian has received more than 84,190 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Andranik Eskandarian is the 2,971st most popular soccer player (up from 3,585th in 2019), the 387th most popular biography from Iran (down from 356th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Iranian Soccer Player.

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Over the past year Andranik Eskandarian has had the most page views in the with 21,938 views, followed by English (10,366), and German (1,397). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Hungarian (174.85%), Southern Azerbaijani (38.12%), and Simple English (33.83%)


Among soccer players, Andranik Eskandarian ranks 2,971 out of 21,273Before him are Jesper Olsen, Fred Rutten, David Albelda, Victorio Unamuno, Vitaly Daraselia, and Casiano Chavarría. After him are Carlos Bacca, Adrian Ilie, Eddy Pieters Graafland, Pavel Kuka, Eloy Campos, and El Hadji Diouf.

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Among people born in 1951, Andranik Eskandarian ranks 356Before him are Miguel Sandoval, Phil Neal, Gary Rossington, Marvin Heemeyer, Don Quarrie, and Marsha Ivins. After him are Hans-Jürgen Dörner, Donato Bilancia, Andris Bērziņš, Luc Ferry, Rush Limbaugh, and Alfonso Portillo.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Andranik Eskandarian ranks 387 out of 631Before him are Emam-Ali Habibi (1931), Dariush (1951), Homayoun Ershadi (1947), Golshifteh Farahani (1983), Ali Javan (1926), and Mahmoud Dowlatabadi (1940). After him are Mehdi Taremi (1992), Ali Parvin (1946), Navid Negahban (1968), Ali Hatami (1944), Nasser Hejazi (1949), and Dariush Shayegan (1935).

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Among soccer players born in Iran, Andranik Eskandarian ranks 3Before him are Ali Daei (1969), and Sardar Azmoun (1995). After him are Mehdi Taremi (1992), Ali Parvin (1946), Nasser Hejazi (1949), Amir Ghalenoei (1963), Ali Karimi (1978), Mehdi Mahdavikia (1977), Karim Bagheri (1974), Yahya Golmohammadi (1971), and Gholam Hossein Mazloumi (1950).