Jan Oblak

1993 - Today

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Jan Oblak (born 7 January 1993) is a Slovenian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Spanish club Atlético Madrid and captains the Slovenia national team. He is frequently ranked as one of the best goalkeepers in the world.Oblak signed for Portuguese club Benfica at the age of 17, and was part of the team that won the domestic treble in the 2013–14 season. In 2014 he moved to Atlético Madrid for a fee of €16 million, becoming La Liga's most expensive goalkeeper at the time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jan Oblak has received more than 2,760,413 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Jan Oblak is the 2,151st most popular soccer player (down from 1,607th in 2019), the 66th most popular biography from Slovenia (down from 57th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Slovene Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Jan Oblak ranks 2,151 out of 16,923Before him are Maurice Lafont, Roger Bocquet, Ricardo Gareca, Raul Meireles, Benedikt Höwedes, and Hiroshi Ochiai. After him are Lucas Vázquez, Abel Braga, Peter Ducke, Lars Olsen, Željko Petrović, and Massimo Oddo.

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Among people born in 1993, Jan Oblak ranks 14Before him are Raphaël Varane, Marc Márquez, Julian Draxler, IU, Loris Karius, and Samuel Umtiti. After him are Rafinha, Yannick Carrasco, Barbara Palvin, Suga, D.O., and Harry Kane.

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In Slovenia

Among people born in Slovenia, Jan Oblak ranks 66 out of 247Before him are Miroslav Cerar (1939), Vasja Pirc (1907), Valentin Vodnik (1758), Berta Ambrož (1944), Miro Cerar (1963), and Constantin von Wurzbach (1818). After him are Andrej Bajuk (1943), Fran Levstik (1831), Samir Handanović (1984), Alenka Bratušek (1970), Damir Skomina (1976), and Željko Ivanek (1957).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Slovenia

Among soccer players born in Slovenia, Jan Oblak ranks 4Before him are Branko Oblak (1947), Zlatko Zahovič (1971), and Marko Elsner (1960). After him are Samir Handanović (1984), Milivoje Novaković (1979), Fredi Bobic (1971), Željko Milinovič (1969), Zdenko Verdenik (1949), Milenko Ačimovič (1977), Branko Ilić (1983), and Zlatan Ljubijankić (1983).

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