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Julian Draxler

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Julian Draxler (born 20 September 1993) is a German professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Primeira Liga club Benfica, on loan from Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain, and the Germany national team. Draxler is known for his ability to use both feet, his speed, and the power of his shot.He 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 3,713,631 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 63 in 2019). Julian Draxler is the 1,568th most popular soccer player (up from 1,921st in 2019), the 3,634th most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,552nd in 2019) and the 109th most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Julian Draxler ranks 1,568 out of 16,880Before him are Amedeo Biavati, Vlastimil Kopecký, Klaus Toppmöller, Alemão, Martí Vergés, and Silas Pereira. After him are Antonio Roma, Marcel Langiller, Cayetano Ré, Luis Hernández, Kolo Touré, and Vlatko Marković.

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Among people born in 1993, Julian Draxler ranks 14Before him are Hande Erçel, IU, Raphaël Varane, Hakim Ziyech, Marc Márquez, and Jan Oblak. After him are Samuel Umtiti, Harry Kane, Loris Karius, Antonio Rüdiger, Rafinha, and Suga.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Julian Draxler ranks 3,634 out of 6,142Before him are Friedrich Robert Helmert (1843), Theodor Fischer (1862), Oskar Maria Graf (1894), Klaus Toppmöller (1951), Martin Mutschmann (1879), and Bartholomäus Ziegenbalg (1682). After him are Karl Josef Becker (1928), Corinna Harfouch (1954), Rudolf Augstein (1923), Johann Georg, Duke of Saxe-Weissenfels (1677), Norbert Haug (1952), and ATB (1973).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Julian Draxler ranks 109Before him are André Schürrle (1990), Ernst Lehner (1912), Horst Szymaniak (1934), Alfred Pfaff (1926), Karl-Heinz Riedle (1965), and Klaus Toppmöller (1951). After him are İlkay Gündoğan (1990), Karlheinz Förster (1958), Stanislaus Kobierski (1910), Alfred Bickel (1918), Fritz Szepan (1907), and Hans Bauer (1927).