Julian Draxler

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Julian Draxler (born 20 September 1993) is a German professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain and the Germany national team. He is known for his ability to use both feet, his speed, and the power of his shot.Draxler made his Bundesliga debut for Schalke 04 aged 17 in January 2011, and in May of that year scored the first goal as the side won the DFB-Pokal Final. In total, he played 171 competitive matches for Schalke, scoring 30 goals, before transferring to VfL Wolfsburg in 2015. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Julian Draxler has received more than 3,303,362 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 60 in 2019). Julian Draxler is the 1,923rd most popular soccer player (down from 1,598th in 2019), the 3,553rd most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,715th in 2019) and the 138th most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Julian Draxler ranks 1,923 out of 16,923Before him are Ehrenfried Patzel, Goran Pandev, Vladimír Šmicer, Carlos Gamarra, Ciriaco Errasti, and Jaap Eden. After him are Ramaz Shengelia, Léopold Anoul, Luis Cruz, Sadok Sassi, Adolf Urban, and Nené.

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Among people born in 1993, Julian Draxler ranks 10Before him are Romelu Lukaku, Paul Pogba, Liam Payne, Mauro Icardi, Raphaël Varane, and Marc Márquez. After him are IU, Loris Karius, Samuel Umtiti, Jan Oblak, Rafinha, and Yannick Carrasco.

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Among people born in Germany, Julian Draxler ranks 3,553 out of 5,289Before him are Iris Berben (1950), Nicolaus Michael Oppel (1782), Jakob van Hoddis (1887), Rudolf Harbig (1913), Melchior Vulpius (1570), and Hans Werner Richter (1908). After him are Adolf Urban (1914), Reinhold Schünzel (1886), Axel von dem Bussche (1919), Ralph Siegel (1945), Bernd Bransch (1944), and Bruno Apitz (1900).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Julian Draxler ranks 138Before him are Stefan Kuntz (1962), Bruno Labbadia (1966), Rudolf Noack (1913), Ulrich Biesinger (1933), Eberhard Vogel (1943), and Bernd Förster (1956). After him are Adolf Urban (1914), Bernd Bransch (1944), Joshua Kimmich (1995), Albert Brülls (1937), Loris Karius (1993), and Leroy Sané (1996).