Christoph Metzelder

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Christoph Tobias Metzelder (born 5 November 1980) is a German former professional footballer who played as a centre-back.Most of his professional career, which was spent mostly at Borussia Dortmund, was blighted by injuries. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christoph Metzelder has received more than 523,902 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Christoph Metzelder is the 2,556th most popular soccer player (up from 2,852nd in 2019), the 3,795th most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,054th in 2019) and the 182nd most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Christoph Metzelder ranks 2,556 out of 16,923Before him are Naoji Ito, Paulo Ferreira, Luciano Re Cecconi, Felipe Olivares, Ndaye Mulamba, and Puck van Heel. After him are José Varacka, Werner Krämer, Ragnar Gustavsson, Rui Jordão, Julien Darui, and Miguel Oviedo.

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Among people born in 1980, Christoph Metzelder ranks 82Before him are Ben Foster, Tom Boonen, Gong Hyo-jin, Theofanis Gekas, Jolin Tsai, and Zachary Levi. After him are Robbie Keane, Sam Riley, Matthew Gray Gubler, Luke Hemsworth, Sebastian Deisler, and Yossi Benayoun.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Christoph Metzelder ranks 3,795 out of 5,289Before him are Lukas Foss (1922), Gabriele Reinsch (1963), Dieter Herzog (1946), Paul Rudolf von Bilguer (1815), Heinz Strehl (1938), and Erwin Stresemann (1889). After him are Maria Schrader (1965), Werner Krämer (1940), Günther Oettinger (1953), Lian Ross (1962), Hakan Çalhanoğlu (1994), and Amalie Dietrich (1821).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Christoph Metzelder ranks 182Before him are Carsten Jancker (1974), Alfred Kelbassa (1925), Heinz Kubsch (1930), Wolfgang Kleff (1946), Dieter Herzog (1946), and Heinz Strehl (1938). After him are Werner Krämer (1940), Hakan Çalhanoğlu (1994), Jens Jeremies (1974), Willy Busch (1907), Eike Immel (1960), and Hans Schwartz (1913).