Emre Can

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Emre Can (Turkish pronunciation: [ˈemɾe ˈdʒan]; born 12 January 1994) is a German professional footballer who plays as a central midfielder for Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and the Germany national team. A versatile player, Can has also played as a defensive midfielder, centre-back and full-back. He began his senior career at Bayern Munich, playing mostly in the club's reserve side before transferring to Bayer Leverkusen in 2013. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Emre Can has received more than 3,664,974 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Emre Can is the 1,677th most popular soccer player (up from 1,829th in 2019), the 3,404th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,808th in 2019) and the 124th most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Emre Can ranks 1,677 out of 16,923Before him are Joel Camargo, José Luis Capón, Wilhelm Hahnemann, Arturo Torres Carrasco, Eduard Markarov, and Ricardo La Volpe. After him are Rudolf Krčil, Dezső Novák, Juan Carreño, Radja Nainggolan, Nicolae Kovács, and Roger Hunt.

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Among people born in 1994, Emre Can ranks 8Before him are Halsey, J-Hope, RM, Kepa Arrizabalaga, Dakota Fanning, and Kai. After him are Harry Styles, Saoirse Ronan, Memphis Depay, Hakan Çalhanoğlu, Otto Warmbier, and Raheem Sterling.

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Among people born in Germany, Emre Can ranks 3,404 out of 5,289Before him are Rudolf Augstein (1923), Paul Reinecke (1872), Ellen Preis (1912), Hilde Krahwinkel Sperling (1908), Anna Sophie of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1670), and Prince Hermann of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1825). After him are Frederick III, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1699), Walter Sedlmayr (1926), Ernst Ahl (1898), Markus Merk (1962), Anton Friedrich Büsching (1724), and Princess Augusta of Saxe-Meiningen (1843).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Emre Can ranks 124Before him are Thorsten Fink (1967), Ludwig Goldbrunner (1908), Bernd Schneider (1973), Stanislaus Kobierski (1910), Emmanuel Scheffer (1924), and Per Mertesacker (1984). After him are Otto Siffling (1912), Alfred Bickel (1918), Klaus Toppmöller (1951), Nuri Şahin (1988), Roger Schmidt (1967), and Paul Janes (1912).

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