Baghdad Bounedjah

1991 - Today

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Baghdad Bounedjah (Arabic: بغداد بونجاح, born 24 November 1991) is an Algerian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Qatar Stars League club Al Sadd and the Algeria national team. Throughout his club career, Bounedjah has played for Algerian sides RCG Oran and USM El Harrach, and Tunisian side Étoile du Sahel, before joining Qatari club Al Sadd in 2015. In the 2018–19 Qatar Stars League season, he scored a league record of 39 goals in one season, and was the world's leading goalscorer during the 2018 calendar year with 58 goals overall.At international level, Bounedjah made his senior debut for Algeria in 2014 and has represented his nation at the 2016 Summer Olympics, and two editions of the Africa Cup of Nations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Baghdad Bounedjah has received more than 607,024 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Baghdad Bounedjah is the 4,509th most popular soccer player (up from 6,268th in 2019), the 140th most popular biography from Algeria (down from 134th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Baghdad Bounedjah ranks 4,509 out of 16,880Before him are Niclas Alexandersson, Elvir Bolić, Constantino Noya, Jonas Gonçalves Oliveira, Maki Haneta, and Kostas Chalkias. After him are Dieter Eilts, Augusto Magli, Jan Möller, Alex Miller, Victor Moses, and Julien Faubert.

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Among people born in 1991, Baghdad Bounedjah ranks 79Before him are Nora Mørk, Adem Ljajić, Raúl Jiménez, Rodrigo, Hwang In-youp, and Anna Sorokin. After him are CL, Kygo, Javier Fernández, Yassine Bounou, Caster Semenya, and Maxi Iglesias.

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In Algeria

Among people born in Algeria, Baghdad Bounedjah ranks 140 out of 184Before him are Souad Massi (1972), Tedj Bensaoula (1954), Valérie Benguigui (1961), Tommy Green (1894), Anne Alvaro (1951), and Louisa Hanoune (1954). After him are Djamel Menad (1960), Pierre-Henri Raphanel (1961), Jean-François Larios (1956), William Ayache (1961), Djamel Mesbah (1984), and Nouria Mérah-Benida (1970).


Among soccer players born in Algeria, Baghdad Bounedjah ranks 16Before him are Mustapha Zitouni (1928), Joseph Alcazar (1911), Ernest Libérati (1906), Célestin Oliver (1930), Christian Lopez (1953), and Salah Assad (1958). After him are Djamel Menad (1960), Jean-François Larios (1956), William Ayache (1961), Djamel Mesbah (1984), Abdelmajid Bourebbou (1951), and Matteo Ferrari (1979).