Jan Heintze

1963 - Today

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Jan Heintze (born 17 August 1963) is a Danish former professional footballer who played as a left-sided defensive midfielder and defender. He ended his career in the Netherlands with PSV Eindhoven, where he was a part of the PSV team which won the 1988 European Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jan Heintze has received more than 85,420 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Jan Heintze is the 2,241st most popular soccer player (down from 2,215th in 2019), the 412th most popular biography from Denmark (down from 368th in 2019) and the 23rd most popular Danish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Jan Heintze ranks 2,241 out of 16,923Before him are Olaf Thon, Jan Diddens, Manga, Romeu Pellicciari, Guillermo Eizaguirre, and Ferenc Sipos. After him are Gheorghe Albu, Kakhi Asatiani, Nwankwo Kanu, Masako Yoshida, Taribo West, and Beto.

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Among people born in 1963, Jan Heintze ranks 205Before him are Pirmin Zurbriggen, Phoolan Devi, Francesco Quinn, Dizzy Reed, Jon Brion, and Lajos Détári. After him are Rupert Graves, Thomas Bickel, Jørn Andersen, Kevin Smith, Jiang Wen, and Andrei Tchmil.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Jan Heintze ranks 412 out of 783Before him are Thomas Madsen-Mygdal (1876), Dario Campeotto (1939), Christian Poulsen (1980), Sofie Gråbøl (1968), Emil Hartmann (1836), and Gustav Winckler (1925). After him are Kasper Schmeichel (1986), Christian Albrecht Bluhme (1794), John Eriksen (1957), Bodil Joensen (1944), Søren Kragh-Jacobsen (1947), and Greta Andersen (1927).


Among soccer players born in Denmark, Jan Heintze ranks 23Before him are Karl Aage Præst (1922), Thomas Gravesen (1976), Ole Madsen (1934), Lars Olsen (1961), Johnny Hansen (1943), and Christian Poulsen (1980). After him are Kasper Schmeichel (1986), John Eriksen (1957), Flemming Povlsen (1966), Brian Steen Nielsen (1968), Simon Kjær (1989), and Ebbe Sand (1972).