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Idrissa Gueye

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Idrissa Gana Gueye (born 26 September 1989) is a Senegalese professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for Premier League club Everton and the Senegal national team. Starting his career at Diambars in his native Senegal, Gueye joined French club Lille's reserve side in 2008. He would go on to play for the side's first team from 2010 to 2015, winning a Ligue 1 and Coupe de France double in 2011, before moving to England with Aston Villa. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Idrissa Gueye has received more than 2,122,195 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Idrissa Gueye is the 2,584th most popular soccer player (up from 3,460th in 2019), the 23rd most popular biography from Senegal and the 8th most popular Senegalese Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Idrissa Gueye ranks 2,584 out of 16,880Before him are Juninho Paulista, Santiago Vernazza, Rubén Baraja, Gino Pivatelli, Ernst Jean-Joseph, and Harry Vos. After him are Milan Rapaić, Joe Cole, Lucho González, Ferenc Szojka, Rafael Gordillo, and Mustapha Dahleb.

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Among people born in 1989, Idrissa Gueye ranks 54Before him are Domagoj Vida, Ashley Benson, Dejan Lovren, Kei Nishikori, Victoria Azarenka, and Eliza Taylor. After him are Marko Arnautović, Can Yaman, Eduardo Vargas, Toby Alderweireld, Hayden Panettiere, and Stevan Jovetić.

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Among people born in Senegal, Idrissa Gueye ranks 23 out of 114Before him are Didier Raoult (1952), Mame Madior Boye (1940), Papa Bouba Diop (1978), Théodore-Adrien Sarr (1936), Mahammed Dionne (1959), and El Hadji Diouf (1981). After him are Aminata Sow Fall (1941), Birago Diop (1908), Ibrahim Ba (1973), Habib Thiam (1933), Henri Camara (1977), and Cheikh Hamidou Kane (1928).


Among soccer players born in Senegal, Idrissa Gueye ranks 8Before him are Patrick Vieira (1976), Patrice Evra (1981), Sadio Mané (1992), Aliou Cissé (1976), Papa Bouba Diop (1978), and El Hadji Diouf (1981). After him are Ibrahim Ba (1973), Henri Camara (1977), Mamadou Niang (1979), Khalilou Fadiga (1974), Ali Dia (1965), and Papiss Cissé (1985).

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