Jens Nowotny

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Jens Daniel Nowotny (born 11 January 1974) is a German former professional footballer who played as a defender. He played in nearly 300 official games with Bayer Leverkusen in one full decade, helping them reach the 2002 Champions League final. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jens Nowotny has received more than 87,396 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Jens Nowotny is the 3,509th most popular soccer player (down from 3,006th in 2019), the 4,075th most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,088th in 2019) and the 255th most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Jens Nowotny ranks 3,509 out of 16,923Before him are Takefusa Kubo, Luís Oliveira, Jaroslav Plašil, Ralph Hasenhüttl, Andrea Carnevale, and Jesse Lingard. After him are Rob Witschge, Fredi Bobic, Simon Mignolet, Juan Aguilera, Mateo Kovačić, and Roberto Cabañas.

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Among people born in 1974, Jens Nowotny ranks 170Before him are Tomer Sisley, Vanessa Blue, Liv Grete Skjelbreid, Noriaki Sugiyama, Raphaël Poirée, and Kōji Wada. After him are Andriy Medvedev, Ray Park, Al-Muhtadee Billah, Seishi Kishimoto, Joseph Muscat, and Mladen Krstajić.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Jens Nowotny ranks 4,075 out of 5,289Before him are Sven Bender (1989), Erwin Teufel (1939), Wilhelm Bungert (1939), Max Streibl (1932), Malu Dreyer (1961), and Toni Merkens (1912). After him are Uwe Hohn (1962), Rainer Brüderle (1945), Claudia Roth (1955), Rosemary Murphy (1925), Petra Felke (1959), and Hildegard Falck (1949).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Jens Nowotny ranks 255Before him are Thomas Hitzlsperger (1982), Lutz Eigendorf (1956), Martin Hoffmann (1955), Frank Mill (1958), Zvjezdan Misimović (1982), and Sven Bender (1989). After him are Tim Borowski (1980), Lars Bender (1989), Tom Starke (1981), Hans-Jürgen Dörner (1951), Erwin Kremers (1949), and Christian Wörns (1972).