Jean-Pierre Papin

1963 - Today

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Jean-Pierre Roger Guillaume Papin (born 5 November 1963) is a French football manager and former professional player who played as a forward. He was named the Ballon d'Or and IFFHS World's Top Goal Scorer of the Year in 1991. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean-Pierre Papin has received more than 1,140,613 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia. Jean-Pierre Papin is the 57th most popular coach (down from 45th in 2019), the 1,397th most popular biography from France (down from 1,232nd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Coach.

Jean-Pierre Papin is most famous for being a French striker who played for Olympique Marseille and A.C. Milan. He is also the only player to have won the European Footballer of the Year award twice, in 1989 and 1991.

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Among coaches, Jean-Pierre Papin ranks 57 out of 328Before him are Hugo Sánchez, Leonardo Araújo, César Rodríguez Álvarez, Hans-Dieter Flick, Cesare Prandelli, and Vicente Feola. After him are Massimiliano Allegri, Roy Hodgson, Enzo Bearzot, Eric Gerets, Morten Olsen, and Raymond Goethals.

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Among people born in 1963, Jean-Pierre Papin ranks 35Before him are Rumen Radev, Natasha Richardson, Emilio Butragueño, Elisabeth Shue, Rafael Correa, and Helen Hunt. After him are Lars Ulrich, Hideo Kojima, Brigitte Nielsen, Mike Myers, Emmanuelle Béart, and Mike Powell.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean-Pierre Papin ranks 1,397 out of 6,011Before him are Pierre Duhem (1861), Antoine Augustin Cournot (1801), Queen Anne of Romania (1923), René Arnoux (1948), Nathalie Baye (1948), and Henry II, Duke of Lorraine (1563). After him are Marie Anne de Bourbon (1666), Pierre de Marivaux (1688), François Pinault (1936), Marguerite Louise d'Orléans (1645), Armand Peugeot (1849), and Jacques Laffite (1943).

Among COACHES In France

Among coaches born in France, Jean-Pierre Papin ranks 2Before him are Arsène Wenger (1949). After him are Roger Lemerre (1941), Gérard Houllier (1947), Claude Puel (1961), Paul Le Guen (1964), Raynald Denoueix (1948), Jean-Louis Gasset (1953), Frédéric Antonetti (1961), Élie Baup (1955), and Dominique Bijotat (1961).