Junior Malanda

1994 - 2015

Junior Malanda

Bernard Malanda-Adje (28 August 1994 – 10 January 2015), nicknamed Junior Malanda, was a Belgian professional footballer who last played for German club VfL Wolfsburg as a defensive midfielder.He was a youth team player at Brussels, Anderlecht and Lille, going on to play in the reserve team of the latter. In 2012, he joined Zulte Waregem, and was a regular player as they finished runners-up of the 2012–13 Belgian Pro League. After that he was signed by Wolfsburg of the Bundesliga on a five-year contract, loaning him back for the first season before recalling him. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Junior Malanda has received more than 367,600 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 6,325th most popular soccer player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 370k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 31.21

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.42

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.06

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Junior Malanda ranks 6,319 out of 13,233Before him are Roman Hubník, Ignacio Scocco, Fatos Bećiraj, Álvaro Saborío, Hisashi Tsuchida, and Alberto Bueno. After him are Yuriko Shima, Lucian Sânmărtean, Miho Kaneda, Rodrigo Caio, Emmanuel Mayuka, and Yusuke Adachi.

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Among people born in 1994, Junior Malanda ranks 130Before him are Jetro Willems, Dennis Praet, Matej Mohorič, Karim Rekik, Samra Rahimli, and Roberto Gagliardini. After him are Miguel Almirón, Margaret Qualley, Jake T. Austin, Adam Peaty, Maximilian Schachmann, and Miloš Degenek. Among people deceased in 2015, Junior Malanda ranks 390Before him are Little Jimmy Dickens, Roy Tarpley, Annarita Sidoti, Flip Saunders, Anthony Mason, and Taylor Negron. After him are Muath Al-Kasasbeh, Alexis Vastine, Beau Biden, Charles Kennedy, Gregory Mertens, and Bassel Khartabil.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Junior Malanda ranks 592 out of 658Before him are Iljo Keisse (1982), Elise Mertens (1995), Dennis Praet (1994), Zakaria Bakkali (1996), Yves Lampaert (1991), and Sep Vanmarcke (1988). After him are Nick Nuyens (1980), Maxime Monfort (1983), Sébastien Pocognoli (1987), Eliot Vassamillet (2000), Prince Gabriel of Belgium (2003), and Tom Dice (1989).


Among soccer players born in Belgium, Junior Malanda ranks 99Before him are Kylian Hazard (1995), Thomas Buffel (1981), Olivier Deschacht (1981), Laurent Ciman (1985), Dennis Praet (1994), and Zakaria Bakkali (1996). After him are Sébastien Pocognoli (1987), Maxime Lestienne (1992), Frédéric Herpoel (1974), Tom De Mul (1986), Urko Pardo (1983), and Maarten Martens (1984).

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