Cha Du-ri

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Cha Du-ri (Korean: 차두리; Korean pronunciation: [tɕʰa.du.ɾi] or [tɕʰa] [tu.ɾi]; born 25 July 1980) is a retired South Korean professional footballer. He played as a right back, right winger, or striker. He is the first Korean player who was born outside of Korea to have played in a FIFA World Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cha Du-ri has received more than 182,648 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Cha Du-ri is the 4,211th most popular soccer player (down from 3,319th in 2019), the 4,236th most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,140th in 2019) and the 303rd most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Cha Du-ri ranks 4,211 out of 16,923. Before him are Ron Greenwood, Maksim Shatskikh, Rui Vitória, Arthur Numan, Daniel Wass, and Pieter Huistra. After him are Adam Lallana, Katsuhiro Kusaki, Bernard Casoni, John Connelly, Kai Havertz, and David Platt.

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Among people born in 1980, Cha Du-ri ranks 172Before him are Don Diablo, Nigar Jamal, T.I., Yuichi Nakamura, Miguel Cotto, and Katee Sackhoff. After him are David Rozehnal, Alan Smith, Rodrigo Tabata, Alexei Yagudin, Lee Yo-won, and Mikko Hirvonen.

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Among people born in Germany, Cha Du-ri ranks 4,236 out of 5,289. Before him are Michael Gross (1964), Rudolf Stahl (1912), Ralf König (1960), Madhukar (1957), Wolfgang Fahrian (1941), and Dirk Bach (1961). After him are Kai Havertz (1999), Dietmar Danner (1950), Hans Theilig (1914), Lutz Pfannenstiel (1973), Marcell Jansen (1985), and Rudolf Kargus (1952).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Cha Du-ri ranks 303Before him are Mario Pašalić (1995), Karim Bellarabi (1990), Kevin Kampl (1990), Joël Matip (1991), Bernd Leno (1992), and Wolfgang Fahrian (1941). After him are Kai Havertz (1999), Dietmar Danner (1950), Lutz Pfannenstiel (1973), Marcell Jansen (1985), Rudolf Kargus (1952), and Caspar Memering (1953).

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