Ivica Osim

1941 - Today

Ivica Osim

Ivan "Ivica" Osim (born 6 May 1941) is a Bosnian retired professional football manager and former player. He was most recently head coach of the Japanese national team, before he suffered a stroke in November 2007 and left the post. On 18 April 2011, FIFA announced that Osim became head of the interim committee to run the Football Association of Bosnia and Herzegovina after the country was suspended from all international competitions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ivica Osim has received more than 125,325 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 84th most popular soccer player.

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  • 130k

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  • 62.15

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 45

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.20

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.06

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Ivica Osim ranks 84 out of 13,233Before him are Francesco Totti, Rivaldo, Gylmar dos Santos Neves, Ernesto Valverde, Lucien Laurent, and Silvio Piola. After him are George Weah, Alcides Ghiggia, Nándor Hidegkuti, Gabriel Batistuta, Gianni Rivera, and Ștefan Kovács.

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Among people born in 1941, Ivica Osim ranks 47Before him are Ivan Gašparovič, Abdelkader Bensalah, Chick Corea, Anne Rice, Ali Hassan al-Majid, and Ray Tomlinson. After him are Jules A. Hoffmann, Frank Farian, Roberto Carlos, Art Garfunkel, Toyo Ito, and Michael D. Higgins.

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In Bosnia and Herzegovina

Among people born in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ivica Osim ranks 17 out of 182Before him are Tvrtko I of Bosnia (1338), Biljana Plavšić (1930), Lala Mustafa Pasha (1500), Slobodan Praljak (1945), Valerius Severus (300), and Zoran Đinđić (1952). After him are Miroslav Blažević (1935), Meša Selimović (1910), Vahid Halilhodžić (1952), Stephen II, Ban of Bosnia (1292), Husein Gradaščević (1802), and Vukašin of Serbia (1320).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Bosnia and Herzegovina

Among soccer players born in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ivica Osim ranks 1After him are Vahid Halilhodžić (1952), Edin Džeko (1986), Vlatko Marković (1937), Miralem Pjanić (1990), Branko Stanković (1921), Zlatko Vujović (1958), Hasan Salihamidžić (1977), Dejan Lovren (1989), Faruk Hadžibegić (1957), Marko Marin (1989), and Rade Bogdanović (1970).