Giovanni van Bronckhorst

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Giovanni van Bronckhorst

Giovanni Christiaan van Bronckhorst OON (Dutch pronunciation: [ɟijoːˈvɑni vɑm ˈbrɔŋkɦɔrst] (listen); born 5 February 1975), also known by his nickname Gio, is a retired Dutch footballer and currently the manager of Guangzhou R&F. Formerly a midfielder, he moved to left back later in his career.During his club career, Van Bronckhorst played for RKC Waalwijk, Feyenoord, Rangers, Arsenal, Barcelona and again with Feyenoord. He was an instrumental player in Barcelona's 2005–06 UEFA Champions League victory, being in the starting line-up of the final, having played every Champions League match for Barcelona that season.Van Bronckhorst earned 107 caps for the Netherlands national team, and played for his country in three FIFA World Cups, in 1998, 2006 and 2010, as well as three UEFA European Championships, in 2000, 2004 and 2008. After captaining the Oranje in the 2010 World Cup final, he was elected into the Order of Orange-Nassau. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giovanni van Bronckhorst has received more than 1,289,456 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 921st most popular soccer player.

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Among soccer players, Giovanni van Bronckhorst ranks 918 out of 13,233Before him are Rudi Assauer, Joaquín Peiró, Yoshitada Yamaguchi, Philippe Troussier, Umberto Caligaris, and Knut Nordahl. After him are Sandro Salvadore, Everaldo, Oleg Salenko, Billy Meredith, Dejan Stanković, and Horst Eckel.

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Among people born in 1975, Giovanni van Bronckhorst ranks 33Before him are Shilpa Shetty, Tiger Woods, Vladimir Kramnik, Rodrigo Santoro, Jamie Oliver, and Juan Pablo Montoya. After him are Mayim Bialik, Daron Malakian, Stefán Karl Stefánsson, José Manuel Pinto, Allen Iverson, and Asia Argento.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Giovanni van Bronckhorst ranks 394 out of 908Before him are John de Mol Jr. (1955), Walter Lewin (1936), Pierre Cuypers (1827), Sjoukje Dijkstra (1942), Princess Amalia of Nassau-Dietz (1710), and Hercules Seghers (1589). After him are Wim Ruska (1940), Mary of Guelders (1434), George Hendrik Breitner (1857), Erik ten Hag (null), Jaap Bakema (1914), and Dirk Kuyt (1980).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Giovanni van Bronckhorst ranks 39Before him are Willem van Hanegem (1944), Wim Suurbier (1945), Jordi Cruyff (1974), Ronald de Boer (1970), Ruud Geels (1948), and Hans van Breukelen (1956). After him are Erik ten Hag (null), Dirk Kuyt (1980), Aad de Mos (1947), Abe Lenstra (1920), George Knobel (1922), and Hakim Ziyech (1993).

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