Emmanuel Petit

1970 - Today

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Emmanuel Laurent Petit (born 22 September 1970) is a French former professional footballer who played as a midfielder at club level for Barcelona, Monaco, Arsenal and Chelsea. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emmanuel Petit has received more than 1,333,737 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Emmanuel Petit is the 550th most popular soccer player (up from 626th in 2019), the 2,093rd most popular biography from France (up from 2,232nd in 2019) and the 24th most popular French Soccer Player.

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  • 3.21

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Emmanuel Petit ranks 550 out of 16,923Before him are Edu Coimbra, Dino Sani, Carlos Bianchi, Juan Román Riquelme, Carlos José Castilho, and José Manuel Moreno. After him are Max Morlock, Hans Schäfer, Mesut Özil, Orlando Peçanha, Tadahiko Ueda, and Marcelo.

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Among people born in 1970, Emmanuel Petit ranks 32Before him are Marco Pantani, Fred Durst, Amaury Nolasco, Paolo Sorrentino, Christian Karembeu, and Gabriela Sabatini. After him are Yann Tiersen, John Frusciante, Roberto Di Matteo, Saad Hariri, Alan Shearer, and Lara Fabian.

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In France

Among people born in France, Emmanuel Petit ranks 2,093 out of 5,234Before him are Guillaume Postel (1510), Richeza of Lotharingia (995), Charles Friedel (1822), François Étienne de Kellermann (1770), Claude Brasseur (1936), and Christiane Martel (1936). After him are Alfred Loisy (1857), Julien Gracq (1910), Jacques Tourneur (1904), Jean-Baptiste Isabey (1767), Maria of Navarre (1326), and Jacques-Nicolas Billaud-Varenne (1756).


Among soccer players born in France, Emmanuel Petit ranks 24Before him are Guy Roux (1938), Jean Djorkaeff (1939), Henri Delaunay (1883), Eric Abidal (1979), Nicolas Anelka (1979), and Alain Giresse (1952). After him are Bixente Lizarazu (1969), Gonzalo Higuaín (1987), Henri Michel (1947), Lucien Muller (1934), Jacques Simon (1941), and Rudi Garcia (1964).