Gaku Shibasaki

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Gaku Shibasaki (柴崎 岳, Shibasaki Gaku, born 28 May 1992) is a Japanese professional footballer who plays as a central midfielder for Spanish club Leganés and the Japanese national team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gaku Shibasaki has received more than 437,834 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Gaku Shibasaki is the 5,701st most popular soccer player (down from 4,085th in 2019), the 1,610th most popular biography from Japan (down from 1,180th in 2019) and the 443rd most popular Japanese Soccer Player.

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  • 51.19

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 61

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.43

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Gaku Shibasaki ranks 5,701 out of 16,923Before him are Mariano, Keirrison, Per-Mathias Høgmo, Jim Leighton, Héctor Zelaya, and Rúben Semedo. After him are Pau López, Eric Djemba-Djemba, Yuiko Konno, Jean-Clair Todibo, Carles Aleñá, and Alejandro Mancuso.

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Among people born in 1992, Gaku Shibasaki ranks 132Before him are William Carvalho, Vanessa Morgan, Yoshinori Muto, Remo Freuler, Chloe Bennet, and Djibril Sidibé. After him are Billie Lourd, Paige, Gerard Moreno, Prince Sébastien of Luxembourg, John Boyega, and Aoi Yūki.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Gaku Shibasaki ranks 1,610 out of 5,560Before him are Masami Nagasawa (1987), Shinkichi Kikuchi (1967), Angela Aki (1977), Keiji Tamada (1980), Kenji Honnami (1964), and Houko Kuwashima (1975). After him are Yuiko Konno (1980), Princess Kako of Akishino (1994), Toshihide Saito (1973), Mai Kuraki (1982), Hiroshi Hirakawa (1965), and Yuki Abe (1981).


Among soccer players born in Japan, Gaku Shibasaki ranks 443Before him are Nobuhiro Ishizaki (1958), Tetsuya Asano (1967), Yoshihiro Natsuka (1969), Shinkichi Kikuchi (1967), Keiji Tamada (1980), and Kenji Honnami (1964). After him are Yuiko Konno (1980), Toshihide Saito (1973), Hiroshi Hirakawa (1965), Yuki Abe (1981), Toshihiro Hattori (1973), and Go Oiwa (1972).