Guy Roux

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Guy Marcel Roux (French pronunciation: ​[ɡi ʁu]; born 18 October 1938) is a French former football player and manager known for being in charge of French side AJ Auxerre for more than 40 years and for leading the team to national and worldwide prominence. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Guy Roux has received more than 272,532 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Guy Roux is the 417th most popular soccer player (up from 430th in 2019), the 1,782nd most popular biography from France (up from 1,876th in 2019) and the 18th most popular French Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Guy Roux ranks 417 out of 16,923Before him are Gianpiero Combi, Zlatko Čajkovski, Koji Funamoto, Shogo Kamo, José Antonio Camacho, and Ryan Giggs. After him are Takeshi Kamo, Jürgen Grabowski, Jean Djorkaeff, Horst Hrubesch, Juninho Pernambucano, and Tokizo Ichihashi.

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Among people born in 1938, Guy Roux ranks 113Before him are Heino, Karin Dor, Seishiro Shimatani, Nabih Berri, Michael Rockefeller, and Ryōji Noyori. After him are Shi Pei Pu, Isao Inokuma, Milan Galić, Nino Benvenuti, Myechyslaw Hryb, and Mamadou Tandja.

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Among people born in France, Guy Roux ranks 1,782 out of 5,234Before him are Paul Painlevé (1863), Jean-Pierre Blanchard (1753), Louis, Prince of Condé (1668), Felix of Valois (1127), Anna de Noailles (1876), and Pierre Plantard (1920). After him are David d'Angers (1788), Blandina (101), Louis-Michel van Loo (1707), Henri Wallon (1879), Henri Marie Ducrotay de Blainville (1777), and Charlotte Bonaparte (1802).


Among soccer players born in France, Guy Roux ranks 18Before him are Franck Ribéry (1983), Fabien Barthez (1971), Karim Benzema (1987), David Trezeguet (1977), Antoine Griezmann (1991), and Youri Djorkaeff (1968). After him are Jean Djorkaeff (1939), Henri Delaunay (1883), Eric Abidal (1979), Nicolas Anelka (1979), Alain Giresse (1952), and Emmanuel Petit (1970).