Emre Belözoğlu

1980 - Today

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Emre Belözoğlu (Turkish pronunciation: [emˈɾe beˈlœzoːɫu], born 7 September 1980) is a Turkish former professional footballer and manager who is currently serving as the manager of İstanbul Başakşehir. During his playing career, he played as a midfielder. He was named in the FIFA 100, a list of the 125 greatest living footballers as a part of FIFA's centenary celebrations announced by Pelé. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emre Belözoğlu has received more than 1,088,234 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Emre Belözoğlu is the 1,043rd most popular soccer player (up from 1,176th in 2019), the 786th most popular biography from Turkey (down from 735th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Turkish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Emre Belözoğlu ranks 1,043 out of 16,923Before him are Milan Baroš, Ángel Di María, Carlos Mozer, Paul Pogba, Edílson, and Alen Bokšić. After him are Sandro Salvadore, Müller, Krasimir Balakov, Ivica Horvat, Alexandre Villaplane, and Diego Costa.

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Among people born in 1980, Emre Belözoğlu ranks 31Before him are Jenson Button, David Garrett, Sibel Kekilli, Esteban Cambiasso, Ri Sol-ju, and Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani. After him are John Terry, Yao Ming, Roman Weidenfeller, Kristen Bell, Luís Fabiano, and Zooey Deschanel.

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In Turkey

Among people born in Turkey, Emre Belözoğlu ranks 786 out of 1,128Before him are Stephen I of Constantinople (867), Zipoetes I of Bithynia (-354), Hülya Avşar (1963), John III of Trebizond (1321), Xanthus (-500), and Meriones (null). After him are Maria of Amnia (770), Fatma Aliye Topuz (1862), Amykos (null), Hande Yener (1973), Dorotheus of Tyre (255), and Hesychius of Miletus (505).


Among soccer players born in Turkey, Emre Belözoğlu ranks 7Before him are Rüştü Reçber (1973), Hakan Şükür (1971), Ali Sami Yen (1886), Lefter Küçükandonyadis (1924), Arda Turan (1987), and Metin Oktay (1936). After him are Mustafa Denizli (1949), Turgay Şeren (1932), Nihat Kahveci (1979), Hasan Şaş (1976), Bülent Eken (1923), and Burhan Sargun (1929).