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Arjen Robben

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Arjen Robben (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɑrjən ˈrɔbə(n)] (listen); born 23 January 1984) is a Dutch former professional footballer who played as a winger. He was known for his dribbling skills, speed, ball control and long-range shots. Robben is regarded as one of the best players of his generation and widely considered as one of the best wingers of all time.Robben first came to prominence with Groningen, for whom he was player of the year for the 2000–01 Eredivisie season. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arjen Robben has received more than 8,097,915 page views. His biography is available in 87 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 86 in 2019). Arjen Robben is the 216th most popular soccer player (up from 224th in 2019), the 166th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 158th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

Arjen Robben is a Dutch footballer who plays for the German football club Bayern Munich and the Netherlands national team. He is known for his fast, direct running style and his ability to dribble past defenders.

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Among soccer players, Arjen Robben ranks 216 out of 16,880Before him are Pedro Cea, Duncan Edwards, René van de Kerkhof, Willy van de Kerkhof, Yozo Aoki, and Manuel Neuer. After him are Zbigniew Boniek, Hideo Sakai, Stjepan Bobek, Mauricio Pochettino, Moacir Barbosa Nascimento, and Ole Gunnar Solskjær.

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Among people born in 1984, Arjen Robben ranks 5Before him are Mark Zuckerberg, Andrés Iniesta, Scarlett Johansson, and Fernando Torres. After him are LeBron James, Avril Lavigne, Robinho, Wesley Sneijder, Basshunter, Bastian Schweinsteiger, and Alizée.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Arjen Robben ranks 166 out of 1,427Before him are John of Leiden (1509), Ary Scheffer (1795), René van de Kerkhof (1951), Jan Pieterszoon Coen (1587), Tjalling Koopmans (1910), and Willy van de Kerkhof (1951). After him are Willem van Aelst (1627), Aelbert Cuyp (1620), Margaret of Bavaria (1363), Rodolphus Agricola (1443), Nicholas J. Spykman (1893), and Hendrick ter Brugghen (1588).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Arjen Robben ranks 13Before him are Wim Jansen (1946), Ruud Krol (1949), Arie Haan (1948), Piet Keizer (1943), René van de Kerkhof (1951), and Willy van de Kerkhof (1951). After him are Johnny Rep (1951), Ruud van Nistelrooy (1976), Peter Bosz (1963), Erwin Koeman (1961), Patrick Kluivert (1976), and Wesley Sneijder (1984).

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