Jérôme Boateng

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Jérôme Agyenim Boateng (born 3 September 1988) is a German professional footballer who plays as a centre-back for Ligue 1 club Lyon. Boateng started his career at Hertha BSC where he developed from the youth ranks to the main team. After his first season at Hertha, he soon signed for Hamburger SV and established himself as an integral part of the team, helping Hamburg reach the two consecutive UEFA Europa League semi-finals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jérôme Boateng has received more than 3,960,686 page views. His biography is available in 68 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 65 in 2019). Jérôme Boateng is the 924th most popular soccer player (down from 762nd in 2019), the 2,665th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,158th in 2019) and the 71st most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Jérôme Boateng ranks 924 out of 16,923Before him are Patrick Battiston, Pablo Aimar, Tommy Taylor, Erik Nilsson, Tita, and Gheorghe Popescu. After him are Emerson, Megumi Torigoe, Branco, Gabriel Hanot, Franco Causio, and Nery Pumpido.

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Among people born in 1988, Jérôme Boateng ranks 14Before him are Kim Yo-jong, Sergio Agüero, Derrick Rose, Conor McGregor, Ivan Rakitić, and Sergio Busquets. After him are Alexis Sánchez, Alicia Vikander, Sasha Grey, Adele, Ángel Di María, and Diego Costa.

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Among people born in Germany, Jérôme Boateng ranks 2,665 out of 5,289Before him are Karl Brugmann (1849), Fritz Bleyl (1880), Eberhard I, Duke of Württemberg (1445), Princess Augusta of Cambridge (1822), Wenceslaus I, Duke of Saxe-Wittenberg (1337), and Nikolaus, Hereditary Grand Duke of Oldenburg (1897). After him are Louis III, Duke of Bavaria (1269), Princess Elisabeth Helene of Thurn and Taxis (1903), Abraham Geiger (1810), Friedrich Christiansen (1879), Moritz Hauptmann (1792), and Ernest I, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1497).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Jérôme Boateng ranks 71Before him are Hennes Weisweiler (1919), Klaus Augenthaler (1957), Christoph Daum (1953), Sami Khedira (1987), Kevin-Prince Boateng (1987), and Willi Schulz (1938). After him are Thomas Häßler (1966), Mario Götze (1992), Horst Eckel (1932), Marc-André ter Stegen (1992), Werner Liebrich (1927), and André Schürrle (1990).

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