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Franky Vercauteren

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François Vercauteren (born 28 October 1956), nicknamed "The Little Prince", is a Belgian former footballer who played as a left winger. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franky Vercauteren has received more than 195,716 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Franky Vercauteren is the 1,026th most popular soccer player (up from 1,166th in 2019), the 390th most popular biography from Belgium (up from 404th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Belgian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Franky Vercauteren ranks 1,026 out of 16,880Before him are Carlos Vidal, Bengt Gustavsson, Anton Ondruš, Bafétimbi Gomis, Alexandre Villaplane, and Roberto Ayala. After him are Justo Tejada, Juan Alonso, Juan Zambudio Velasco, José Gonzalvo, Kennet Andersson, and Željko Petrović.

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Among people born in 1956, Franky Vercauteren ranks 135Before him are Momir Bulatović, Johnny Cecotto, Keiichi Tsuchiya, Brett Cullen, Princess Marie-Esméralda of Belgium, and Richard Curtis. After him are Douglas Preston, Afric Simone, Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf, Kenny G, Vladimir Lisin, and Walter Salles.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Franky Vercauteren ranks 390 out of 1,019Before him are Justus Sustermans (1597), Louis Michel (1947), Chrodegang (715), Diane von Fürstenberg (1946), Benoît Sokal (1954), and Henri Milne-Edwards (1800). After him are Eugène Boch (1855), Walter Godefroot (1943), Princess Amalia of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1830), Paul Janssen (1926), Felix Timmermans (1886), and Ferdinand de Marsin (1656).


Among soccer players born in Belgium, Franky Vercauteren ranks 14Before him are Thibaut Courtois (1992), Eden Hazard (1991), Enzo Scifo (1966), Marc Wilmots (1969), Jean-Marc Bosman (1964), and Bernard Voorhoof (1910). After him are Raoul Lambert (1944), Franky Van der Elst (1961), Radja Nainggolan (1988), Raymond Braine (1907), Louis Van Hege (1889), and Joseph Mermans (1922).