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Jean-Marc Bosman

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Jean-Marc Bosman (French: [ʒɑ̃ maʁk bɔsman]; born 30 October 1964) is a Belgian former professional footballer who played as a midfielder. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Marc Bosman has received more than 360,938 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Jean-Marc Bosman is the 937th most popular soccer player (up from 1,084th in 2019), the 367th most popular biography from Belgium (up from 387th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Belgian Soccer Player.

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  • 360k

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  • 52.19

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.40

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.06

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Jean-Marc Bosman ranks 937 out of 16,880Before him are Mauro Camoranesi, Roberto Cherro, Luis Arconada, Mustafa Denizli, Tommy Taylor, and Géza Toldi. After him are Panajot Pano, Miguel Ángel Nadal, Václav Ježek, Ivica Horvat, Karol Dobiaš, and Herbert Chapman.

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Among people born in 1964, Jean-Marc Bosman ranks 107Before him are Sertab Erener, Mariska Hargitay, Gore Verbinski, Txiki Begiristain, Oleh Protasov, and James Purefoy. After him are Kaspar Capparoni, Sandro Rosell, Rudi Garcia, Anne Applebaum, Hank Azaria, and Nino Burjanadze.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Jean-Marc Bosman ranks 367 out of 1,019Before him are Heinrich von Veldeke (1150), Joachim Beuckelaer (1533), Paul van Zeeland (1893), Stan Ockers (1920), Jan Frans van Bloemen (1662), and Jean Ray (1887). After him are Pierre François Verhulst (1804), Paul Vanden Boeynants (1919), Franciscus Gomarus (1563), Olivier Gendebien (1924), Jaco Van Dormael (1957), and Lucien Buysse (1892).


Among soccer players born in Belgium, Jean-Marc Bosman ranks 12Before him are Romelu Lukaku (1993), Herbert Wimmer (1944), Thibaut Courtois (1992), Eden Hazard (1991), Enzo Scifo (1966), and Marc Wilmots (1969). After him are Bernard Voorhoof (1910), Franky Vercauteren (1956), Raoul Lambert (1944), Franky Van der Elst (1961), Radja Nainggolan (1988), and Raymond Braine (1907).