Granit Xhaka

1992 - Today

Granit Xhaka

Granit Xhaka (Albanian pronunciation: [ɡɾaˈnit ˈdʒaka]; born 27 September 1992) is a Swiss professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Premier League club Arsenal and captains the Switzerland national team. Xhaka began his career at hometown club Basel, winning the Swiss Super League in each of his first two seasons. He then moved to Bundesliga team Borussia Mönchengladbach in 2012, developing a reputation as a technically gifted player and natural leader alongside criticism for his temperament. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Granit Xhaka has received more than 3,578,484 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,524th most popular soccer player.

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  • 43.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 47

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.33

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Granit Xhaka ranks 2,520 out of 13,233Before him are Zaur Kaloev, Adriano, Oscar, Oleksandr Zavarov, Flávio Conceição, and Mutsuhiko Nomura. After him are Cliff Bastin, Dieter Hecking, Wolfgang Dremmler, Heinz Hornig, Itzhak Shum, and Sam Allardyce.

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Among people born in 1992, Granit Xhaka ranks 37Before him are Sergi Roberto, Nick Jonas, Nicolás Tagliafico, Logan Lerman, Ezra Miller, and Cardi B. After him are Koke, Julian Alaphilippe, Karolína Plíšková, Kaya Scodelario, Hyuna, and Mac Miller.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Granit Xhaka ranks 351 out of 540Before him are Hakan Yakin (1977), Marcel Koller (1960), Florian Cajori (1859), Robert Emden (1862), Martin Suter (1948), and Walter Thurnherr (1963). After him are Werner Günthör (1961), Josef Ackermann (1948), Marc Rosset (1970), Ciriaco Sforza (1970), Loris Kessel (1950), and Patrick Moraz (1948).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Switzerland

Among soccer players born in Switzerland, Granit Xhaka ranks 16Before him are Thomas Bickel (1963), Stéphane Chapuisat (1969), Alexander Frei (1979), Luuk de Jong (1990), Hakan Yakin (1977), and Marcel Koller (1960). After him are Ciriaco Sforza (1970), Diego Benaglio (1983), Yann Sommer (1988), Gökhan Inler (1984), Haris Seferović (1992), and Pascal Zuberbühler (1971).

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