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Ibrahim Afellay

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Ibrahim Afellay (born 2 April 1986) is a Dutch former professional footballer who played as an attacking midfielder or winger. He currently works for Dutch broadcaster NOS as a football pundit. He played youth football at Elinkwijk before joining the PSV Eindhoven youth academy at age 10. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ibrahim Afellay has received more than 1,667,540 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Ibrahim Afellay is the 1,362nd most popular soccer player (up from 1,613th in 2019), the 532nd most popular biography from Netherlands and the 52nd most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Ibrahim Afellay ranks 1,362 out of 16,880Before him are Jack Greenwell, Petar Nadoveza, Zequinha, Horst Blankenburg, Salvador Artigas, and Werner Liebrich. After him are Igor Chislenko, Ciro Ferrara, Gianluigi Donnarumma, Zoilo Saldombide, Isao Iwabuchi, and Goran Jurić.

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Among people born in 1986, Ibrahim Afellay ranks 41Before him are Alba Flores, Fahriye Evcen, Romain Grosjean, Park Min-young, BoA, and Sam Claflin. After him are Vincent Kompany, Kasper Schmeichel, Mario Casas, Gabriel Boric, Gaël Monfils, and Armie Hammer.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Ibrahim Afellay ranks 532 out of 1,427Before him are Mary of Guelders (1434), Piet Schrijvers (1946), Georginio Wijnaldum (1990), Hennie Kuiper (1949), George Clifford III (1685), and Abraham Jacob van der Aa (1792). After him are Pieter Bleeker (1819), Evert van Aelst (1602), Willem Marinus Dudok (1884), Dirk Jan de Geer (1870), Badr Hari (1984), and Theo de Jong (1947).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Ibrahim Afellay ranks 52Before him are Erik ten Hag (1970), Dick van Dijk (1946), Roy Makaay (1975), Gerald Vanenburg (1964), Piet Schrijvers (1946), and Georginio Wijnaldum (1990). After him are Theo de Jong (1947), Richard Witschge (1969), George Knobel (1922), Hakim Ziyech (1993), Michael Reiziger (1973), and Gerrie Mühren (1946).