Gregory van der Wiel

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Gregory Kurtley van der Wiel (born 3 February 1988) is a Dutch former footballer who played as a right-back. Born in Amsterdam, Van der Wiel is a product of the AFC Ajax youth system. In 2010, he was awarded the Johan Cruyff Award for "Young Player of the Year" in the Netherlands. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gregory van der Wiel has received more than 1,177,444 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Gregory van der Wiel is the 2,278th most popular soccer player (up from 2,410th in 2019), the 609th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 555th in 2019) and the 79th most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Gregory van der Wiel ranks 2,278 out of 16,923Before him are Salvador Reyes Monteón, Juan Carlos Valerón, Guillermo Saavedra, Slobodan Santrač, Aleksandr Mostovoi, and Alakbar Mammadov. After him are Alexander Frei, Jørn Andersen, Vicente Miera, Massimo Carrera, Fritz Keller, and Michael Carrick.

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Among people born in 1988, Gregory van der Wiel ranks 50Before him are Éver Banega, Benedikt Höwedes, Willian, David Ospina, Haley Joel Osment, and Papu Gómez. After him are Vanessa Kirby, Blanca Suárez, Martin Fourcade, Princess Beatrice of York, Nicolás Otamendi, and Juan Martín del Potro.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Gregory van der Wiel ranks 609 out of 1,209Before him are Monique van de Ven (1952), Thea Beckman (1923), Charles Ruijs de Beerenbrouck (1873), Khalid Boulahrouz (1981), Aagje Deken (1741), and Nicolaas Beets (1814). After him are Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands (1966), Badr Hari (1984), Bas Jan Ader (1942), Jan Lammers (1956), Wim Eijk (1953), and Frenkie de Jong (1997).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Gregory van der Wiel ranks 79Before him are Boudewijn Zenden (1976), John Bosman (1965), Leen Vente (1911), Ruud Hesp (1965), Adri van Tiggelen (1957), and Khalid Boulahrouz (1981). After him are Frenkie de Jong (1997), Harry Vos (1946), Jasper Cillessen (1989), Georginio Wijnaldum (1990), John Heitinga (1983), and Puck van Heel (1904).