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Dennis Bergkamp

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Dennis Nicolaas Maria Bergkamp (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈdɛnəz ˈbɛr(ə)xkɑmp] ; born 10 May 1969) is a Dutch professional football coach and former player who was most recently the Assistant manager of Ajax. Originally a wide midfielder, Bergkamp was moved to main striker and then to second striker, where he remained throughout his playing career. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest players of his generation, one of the greatest forwards in Premier League history and amongst Ajax's and Arsenal's greatest ever players.The son of an electrician, Bergkamp was born in Amsterdam and played as an amateur in the lower leagues. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dennis Bergkamp has received more than 5,041,329 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 62 in 2019). Dennis Bergkamp is the 148th most popular soccer player (up from 181st in 2019), the 129th most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 145th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

Dennis bergkamp is most famous for his goal against Argentina in the quarter-finals of the 1998 world cup. He scored the goal by controlling a high, looping pass with his chest and volleying it past the goalkeeper.

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Among soccer players, Dennis Bergkamp ranks 148 out of 16,880Before him are Pavel Nedvěd, Carles Rexach, Luis Enrique, Rudi Völler, Kenny Dalglish, and José Leandro Andrade. After him are Iker Casillas, Franck Ribéry, Giampiero Boniperti, Zizinho, Gunnar Gren, and Felix Magath.

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Among people born in 1969, Dennis Bergkamp ranks 16Before him are Gerard Butler, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Javier Bardem, Linus Torvalds, Steffi Graf, and Renée Zellweger. After him are Felix Baumgartner, Marilyn Manson, Antonio Conte, Wes Anderson, Leonardo Araújo, and Mariah Carey.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Dennis Bergkamp ranks 129 out of 1,427Before him are Willem Claesz. Heda (1594), Eugène Dubois (1858), Etty Hillesum (1914), Meindert Hobbema (1638), Martinus Beijerinck (1851), and Mark Rutte (1967). After him are Bertha of Holland (1055), Bert van Marwijk (1952), Claus Sluter (1340), Maarten van Heemskerck (1498), Wim Duisenberg (1935), and Wim Jansen (1946).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Dennis Bergkamp ranks 6Before him are Johan Cruyff (1947), Ruud Gullit (1962), Leo Beenhakker (1942), Rob Rensenbrink (1947), and Edwin van der Sar (1970). After him are Wim Jansen (1946), Ruud Krol (1949), Arie Haan (1948), Piet Keizer (1943), René van de Kerkhof (1951), and Willy van de Kerkhof (1951).