Dominique Dropsy

1951 - 2015

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Dominique Dropsy (9 December 1951 – 7 October 2015) was a French professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper. He played 596 Ligue 1 matches over 17 seasons, which stood as a record for several years, and won three national championships during his career, two with Bordeaux.Dropsy represented France at the 1978 World Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dominique Dropsy has received more than 53,222 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Dominique Dropsy is the 3,535th most popular soccer player (down from 2,980th in 2019), the 4,035th most popular biography from France (down from 3,340th in 2019) and the 184th most popular French Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Dominique Dropsy ranks 3,535 out of 16,923Before him are Rafael, Antonio Olmo, Jorge Carrascosa, José Daniel Valencia, Nando González, and Pietro Paolo Virdis. After him are Alessandro Santos, Harry Kewell, Rôni, Jan Poortvliet, Adrie van Kraay, and Kuniharu Nakamoto.

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Among people born in 1951, Dominique Dropsy ranks 397Before him are Timothy Bottoms, Hans Schlegel, Marsha Ivins, Phyllis Smith, Brian Grazer, and Alfonso Portillo. After him are Marvin Heemeyer, Carl Lumbly, Jean-Louis Borloo, Rafael Vaganian, Jared Taylor, and Hans-Jürgen Dörner. Among people deceased in 2015, Dominique Dropsy ranks 335Before him are Loris Campana, Lyubov Kozyreva, Happy Rockefeller, Kurt Oppelt, Richard Dysart, and Nina Otkalenko. After him are Paride Tumburus, Karel Mejta Sr, Francis George, Daniel von Bargen, René Vautier, and Peter de Klerk.

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Among people born in France, Dominique Dropsy ranks 4,035 out of 5,234Before him are Roman Coppola (1965), Philippe Bergeroo (1954), Olivier Rolin (1947), Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (1985), Daniel Revenu (1942), and Robert Sabatier (1923). After him are Albert Rust (1953), Isabelle Nanty (1962), Loïc Rémy (1987), Dieudonné M'bala M'bala (1966), Georges Grignard (1905), and Audrey Fleurot (1977).


Among soccer players born in France, Dominique Dropsy ranks 184Before him are Gérald Passi (1964), Steven Nzonzi (1988), Erick Mombaerts (1955), Jacques Grimonpon (1925), François Bourbotte (1913), and Philippe Bergeroo (1954). After him are Albert Rust (1953), Loïc Rémy (1987), Gaël Clichy (1985), Raphaël Guerreiro (1993), Bernard Chiarelli (1934), and Jean-Claude Piumi (1940).