Charles Aránguiz

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Charles Mariano Aránguiz Sandoval (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈtʃaɾles aˈɾaŋɡis]; born 17 April 1989) is a Chilean professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for German club Bayer Leverkusen, whom he captains, and the Chile national team. With his former club Universidad de Chile, Aránguiz was considered one of the best midfielders in the Chilean Primera División, with a good sense of tactics, impressive stamina and intelligent playmaking, marking and passing abilities. He can play as a defensive, center or even as a right wing midfielder. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Aránguiz has received more than 482,028 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Charles Aránguiz is the 4,401st most popular soccer player (down from 3,608th in 2019), the 136th most popular biography from Chile (down from 97th in 2019) and the 46th most popular Chilean Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Charles Aránguiz ranks 4,401 out of 16,923. Before him are Leandro Cufré, Alen Avdić, Denny Landzaat, Quim, Ricky Álvarez, and Jens Jørn Bertelsen. After him are Raymond Mommens, Lacina Traoré, Robert Huth, Iñaki Williams, Fernando Ricksen, and Olaf Marschall.

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Among people born in 1989, Charles Aránguiz ranks 120Before him are Ailee, Chord Overstreet, Nicky Romero, Hannah Murray, Cam Newton, and Mikel Landa. After him are Lukáš Hrádecký, Yohan Blake, Siem de Jong, Anna Todd, Kat Graham, and A.J. Applegate.

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Among people born in Chile, Charles Aránguiz ranks 136 out of 225. Before him are Enrique Hormazábal (1931), Cecilia Bolocco (1965), Pablo Larraín (1976), Sophia Hayden (1868), Eduardo Bonvallet (1955), and Casimiro Torres (1906). After him are Jean Beausejour (1984), Cristián de la Fuente (1974), Guillermo Yávar (1943), Adolfo Nef (1946), Mauricio Pinilla (1984), and Evelyn Ankers (1918).


Among soccer players born in Chile, Charles Aránguiz ranks 46Before him are Francisco Valdés (1943), Juan Aguilera (1903), Armando Tobar (1938), Enrique Hormazábal (1931), Eduardo Bonvallet (1955), and Casimiro Torres (1906). After him are Jean Beausejour (1984), Guillermo Yávar (1943), Adolfo Nef (1946), Mauricio Pinilla (1984), José Luis Sierra (1968), and Francisco Fernández (1975).

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