Frenkie de Jong

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Frenkie de Jong (born 12 May 1997) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for La Liga club Barcelona and the Netherlands national team. A versatile midfielder, he is known for his vision, passing, dribbling, technique, along with strong defensive abilities and attacking prowess. De Jong has frequently been ranked among the best midfielders in world football.De Jong began his professional career at Willem II in 2015. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Frenkie de Jong has received more than 3,534,461 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Frenkie de Jong is the 2,346th most popular soccer player (down from 1,345th in 2019), the 615th most popular biography from Netherlands and the 80th most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Frenkie de Jong ranks 2,346 out of 16,923Before him are Lennart Samuelsson, Burak Yılmaz, Fernando Morena, Sebastiano Rossi, Hans Jakob, and Flemming Povlsen. After him are Buakaw Banchamek, Christian Ziege, Bernhard Klodt, Ståle Solbakken, Joseph-Antoine Bell, and Lei Clijsters.

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Among people born in 1997, Frenkie de Jong ranks 12Before him are Malala Yousafzai, Ousmane Dembélé, Max Verstappen, Chloë Grace Moretz, Charles Leclerc, and Camila Cabello. After him are Asa Butterfield, Lautaro Martínez, Bella Thorne, Theo Hernandez, Luka Jović, and Gabriel Jesus.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Frenkie de Jong ranks 615 out of 1,209Before him are Gregory van der Wiel (1988), Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands (1966), Badr Hari (1984), Bas Jan Ader (1942), Jan Lammers (1956), and Wim Eijk (1953). After him are Sef Vergoossen (1947), Yolanda Hadid (1964), Pieter Jelles Troelstra (1860), Jan Burgers (1895), Dirk Coster (1889), and Gerrit Voorting (1923).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Frenkie de Jong ranks 80Before him are John Bosman (1965), Leen Vente (1911), Ruud Hesp (1965), Adri van Tiggelen (1957), Khalid Boulahrouz (1981), and Gregory van der Wiel (1988). After him are Harry Vos (1946), Jasper Cillessen (1989), Georginio Wijnaldum (1990), John Heitinga (1983), Puck van Heel (1904), and Hans Ooft (1947).