Christian Vieri

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Christian Vieri (Italian pronunciation: [ˈkristjam ˈbɔːbo ˈvjɛːri]; born 12 July 1973) is an Italian former professional footballer who played as a centre forward. Having been born in Italy, Vieri moved with his family to Australia as a child, before returning to Italy to pursue his professional career at a young age. He then spent the bulk of his career playing in the Serie A. Vieri was named in the FIFA 100, a list of the 125 greatest living footballers selected by Pelé as a part of FIFA's centenary celebrations. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christian Vieri has received more than 2,150,092 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Christian Vieri is the 535th most popular soccer player (up from 675th in 2019), the 1,848th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,974th in 2019) and the 45th most popular Italian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Christian Vieri ranks 535 out of 16,923Before him are Shigeru Takahashi, Anghel Iordănescu, Ján Popluhár, Tarcisio Burgnich, Hugo Meisl, and Roberto Boninsegna. After him are Michihiro Ozawa, Mario Mandžukić, Takeo Takahashi, Yumi Umeoka, Miho Kaneda, and Shigemaru Takenokoshi.

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Among people born in 1973, Christian Vieri ranks 33Before him are Lena Headey, Haakon, Crown Prince of Norway, Vera Farmiga, Queen Mathilde of Belgium, Varg Vikernes, and Prince Daniel, Duke of Västergötland. After him are Rogério Ceni, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, Marc Overmars, Ruslana, Stephenie Meyer, and Robert Pires.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Christian Vieri ranks 1,848 out of 4,088Before him are Leonardo De Lorenzo (1875), Beniamino Stella (1941), Luigi Musso (1924), Princess Margherita of Bourbon-Parma (1847), Galeazzo II Visconti (1320), and Roberto Boninsegna (1943). After him are Susanna Agnelli (1922), David Sassoli (1956), Antipope Theodoric (1100), Flaminio Bertoni (1903), Pietro Gasparri (1852), and Silvia Federici (1942).


Among soccer players born in Italy, Christian Vieri ranks 45Before him are Pierino Prati (1946), Giuseppe Bergomi (1963), Gianluca Pagliuca (1966), Mario Corso (1941), Tarcisio Burgnich (1939), and Roberto Boninsegna (1943). After him are Enrico Albertosi (1939), Ardico Magnini (1928), Marco Tardelli (1954), Luca Toni (1977), Thiago Alcântara (1991), and Gianluca Zambrotta (1977).