Djibril Cissé

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Djibril Cissé (French pronunciation: ​[dʒibʁil sise]; born 12 August 1981) is a French former professional footballer who plays as a forward. He started his career at AC Arles in 1989, at the age of eight. After seven years at the club, he had a six-month spell at Nîmes Olympique, before moving to AJ Auxerre, joining the club's youth system. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Djibril Cissé has received more than 2,076,734 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Djibril Cissé is the 944th most popular soccer player (down from 934th in 2019), the 2,792nd most popular biography from France (down from 2,643rd in 2019) and the 39th most popular French Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Djibril Cissé ranks 944 out of 16,923Before him are Jørgen Juve, Juan Zambudio Velasco, Salvador Sadurní, Thomas Häßler, Aleksandar Tirnanić, and Tokutaro Ukon. After him are Dudu Georgescu, Branko Stanković, Romelu Lukaku, Gino Colaussi, Mario Götze, and Víctor Rodríguez Andrade.

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Among people born in 1981, Djibril Cissé ranks 29Before him are Javier Saviola, LP, Serena Williams, Maicon Sisenando, Anna Kournikova, and Kim Jong-chul. After him are Floor Jansen, Milan Baroš, Dimitar Berbatov, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Aritz Aduriz, and Patrice Evra.

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Among people born in France, Djibril Cissé ranks 2,792 out of 5,234Before him are Marie Dubois (1937), Jean-Daniel Cadinot (1944), Remigius of Auxerre (841), Charles-Louis Philippe (1874), Louis Réard (1897), and Charles-Louis Havas (1783). After him are David Kimhi (1160), Jean-François Dandrieu (1682), John of Montfort (1294), Robert Casadesus (1899), Charles Pinot Duclos (1704), and Catherine Hessling (1900).


Among soccer players born in France, Djibril Cissé ranks 39Before him are Kylian Mbappé (1998), Robert Herbin (1939), Philippe Troussier (1955), Roger Piantoni (1931), Patrick Battiston (1957), and Gabriel Hanot (1889). After him are Jean Vincent (1930), Paul Pogba (1993), Christophe Dugarry (1972), Olivier Giroud (1986), Maryan Wisniewski (1937), and Jacques Santini (1952).

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