Joshua Kimmich

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Joshua Walter Kimmich (German pronunciation: [ˈjoːzu̯aː ˈkɪmɪç]; born 8 February 1995) is a German professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder or right-back for Bundesliga club Bayern Munich and the Germany national team. He is known for his complete playstyle, versatility, aggression, and playmaking ability. He is often compared with former Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm and is considered his successor.After coming through RB Leipzig's youth academy, Kimmich began playing for the club' first team in 2013. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joshua Kimmich has received more than 3,224,541 page views. His biography is available in 55 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Joshua Kimmich is the 1,962nd most popular soccer player (up from 2,401st in 2019), the 3,571st most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,935th in 2019) and the 141st most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Joshua Kimmich ranks 1,962 out of 16,923Before him are Giuliano Sarti, Mladen Mladenović, Jean-Jacques Marcel, José Sasía, Joe Fagan, and José Piendibene. After him are Mahmoud El-Gohary, Pat Jennings, Héctor Chumpitaz, Mariano García Remón, Johnny Haynes, and Igor Tudor.

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Among people born in 1995, Joshua Kimmich ranks 8Before him are Dua Lipa, Jimin, Serge Gnabry, Timothée Chalamet, Jisoo, and Kendall Jenner. After him are Logan Paul, Leon Goretzka, Takumi Minamino, Danna Paola, V, and Ferland Mendy.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Joshua Kimmich ranks 3,571 out of 5,289Before him are Kim Dotcom (1974), Erich Rademacher (1901), Berthold Delbrück (1842), Hugo Winckler (1863), Fahriye Evcen (1986), and Rudolf Wagner (1805). After him are Kornelia Ender (1958), Wolfgang Koeppen (1906), Christian Thielemann (1959), Otto Deßloch (1889), Tankred Dorst (1925), and Peter Härtling (1933).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Joshua Kimmich ranks 141Before him are Ulrich Biesinger (1933), Eberhard Vogel (1943), Bernd Förster (1956), Julian Draxler (1993), Adolf Urban (1914), and Bernd Bransch (1944). After him are Albert Brülls (1937), Loris Karius (1993), Leroy Sané (1996), Bernd Stange (1948), Reinhold Münzenberg (1909), and Hans-Jürgen Kreische (1947).