Franck Ribéry

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Franck Henry Pierre Ribéry (French pronunciation: ​[fʁɑ̃k ʁibeʁi]; born 7 April 1983) is a French professional footballer who plays for and captains Serie A club Salernitana. He primarily plays as a winger, preferably on the left side, and is known for his pace, energy, skill, and precise passing. Ribéry has been described as a player who is fast, tricky and an excellent dribbler, who has great control with the ball at his feet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franck Ribéry has received more than 5,527,887 page views. His biography is available in 80 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 75 in 2019). Franck Ribéry is the 292nd most popular soccer player (down from 146th in 2019), the 1,470th most popular biography from France (down from 1,160th in 2019) and the 12th most popular French Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Franck Ribéry ranks 292 out of 16,923Before him are Sepp Herberger, Takashi Kano, Antonio Carbajal, Willy van de Kerkhof, Peter Shilton, and Robert Lewandowski. After him are David Villa, Kevin Keegan, Setsu Sawagata, Enzo Francescoli, Megumu Tamura, and Usaburo Hidaka.

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Among people born in 1983, Franck Ribéry ranks 6Before him are Kim Jong-un, Chris Hemsworth, Katie McGrath, Edward Snowden, and Amy Winehouse. After him are Dani Alves, Andrew Garfield, Katrina Kaif, Donald Glover, Robin van Persie, and Henry Cavill.

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Among people born in France, Franck Ribéry ranks 1,470 out of 5,234Before him are Marcel Renault (1872), Lothair II of Italy (1000), Matilda of Boulogne (1103), Jacques Laffite (1943), Jacqueline Boyer (1941), and Robert de Montesquiou (1855). After him are Suzanne, Duchess of Bourbon (1491), Frank Darabont (1959), Jean de Béthencourt (1362), Balthasar Gérard (1557), Théodule-Armand Ribot (1839), and Theobald III, Count of Champagne (1179).


Among soccer players born in France, Franck Ribéry ranks 12Before him are Thierry Henry (1977), Aimé Jacquet (1941), Laurent Blanc (1965), Didier Deschamps (1968), Michel Hidalgo (1933), and Raymond Domenech (1952). After him are Fabien Barthez (1971), Karim Benzema (1987), David Trezeguet (1977), Antoine Griezmann (1991), Youri Djorkaeff (1968), and Guy Roux (1938).

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