Jasper Cillessen

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Jacobus Antonius Peter Johannes "Jasper" Cillessen (born 22 April 1989) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for La Liga club Valencia and the Netherlands national team. Cillessen joined NEC's youth team in 2001, making his professional debut for them in 2010, and signed for Ajax for €3 million a year later. He played in 141 matches for Ajax in six seasons, winning honours including three Eredivisie titles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jasper Cillessen has received more than 1,534,672 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Jasper Cillessen is the 2,446th most popular soccer player (down from 1,240th in 2019), the 625th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 458th in 2019) and the 82nd most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Jasper Cillessen ranks 2,446 out of 16,923Before him are Luc Nilis, Marcelo Gallardo, Giovanni Lodetti, Carsten Jancker, Heitor Canalli, and André Vandewyer. After him are Nicolás Otamendi, Bruno Giordano, Ivan Toplak, Mario Magnozzi, Danilo, and Jozef Čapkovič.

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Among people born in 1989, Jasper Cillessen ranks 39Before him are James Harden, Mia Wasikowska, Daniel Ricciardo, Phoebe Tonkin, Joe Jonas, and Ander Herrera. After him are Dejan Lovren, Javier Pastore, Simon Kjær, Anton Yelchin, Lily James, and Nicholas Hoult.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Jasper Cillessen ranks 625 out of 1,209Before him are Jan Burgers (1895), Dirk Coster (1889), Gerrit Voorting (1923), Willem Kes (1856), Harry Vos (1946), and Lodewijk van den Berg (1932). After him are Job Cohen (1947), Dirk Hartog (1580), Henri Frankfort (1897), Georginio Wijnaldum (1990), Gerben Karstens (1942), and Jan Raas (1952).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Jasper Cillessen ranks 82Before him are Ruud Hesp (1965), Adri van Tiggelen (1957), Khalid Boulahrouz (1981), Gregory van der Wiel (1988), Frenkie de Jong (1997), and Harry Vos (1946). After him are Georginio Wijnaldum (1990), John Heitinga (1983), Puck van Heel (1904), Hans Ooft (1947), Royston Drenthe (1987), and Simon Tahamata (1956).