Kasper Schmeichel

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Kasper Peter Schmeichel (born 5 November 1986) is a Danish professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Ligue 1 club Nice and the Denmark national team. Schmeichel began his career with Manchester City, but had loan spells with Darlington, Bury and Falkirk before he made his first-team debut. Although Schmeichel appeared to have made the City number 1 jersey his own at the start of the 2007–08 season, the emergence of Joe Hart resulted in Schmeichel being loaned to Cardiff City. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kasper Schmeichel has received more than 6,083,355 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Kasper Schmeichel is the 1,450th most popular soccer player (up from 2,252nd in 2019), the 366th most popular biography from Denmark (up from 413th in 2019) and the 17th most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Kasper Schmeichel ranks 1,450 out of 16,880Before him are Ramón Muttis, Emre Belözoğlu, Matías González, Filipe Luís, Givi Chokheli, and Árpád Weisz. After him are Ernst Stojaspal, Goran Pandev, Ken Naganuma, Conduelo Píriz, Mateja Kežman, and Danilo Alvim.

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Among people born in 1986, Kasper Schmeichel ranks 43Before him are Romain Grosjean, Park Min-young, BoA, Sam Claflin, Ibrahim Afellay, and Vincent Kompany. After him are Mario Casas, Gabriel Boric, Gaël Monfils, Armie Hammer, Emmy Rossum, and Leighton Meester.

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Among people born in Denmark, Kasper Schmeichel ranks 366 out of 893Before him are Robert Jacobsen (1912), Princess Juliane Sophie of Denmark (1788), Inge Sørensen (1924), Nikolaj Lie Kaas (1973), Vilhelm Buhl (1881), and Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen (1946). After him are Søren Kragh-Jacobsen (1947), Lis Hartel (1921), Viggo Kampmann (1910), Henry Hansen (1902), Emil Hartmann (1836), and Gitte Hænning (1946).


Among soccer players born in Denmark, Kasper Schmeichel ranks 17Before him are Kenneth Zohore (1994), John Hansen (1924), Sophus Nielsen (1888), Frank Arnesen (1956), Simon Kjær (1989), and Martin Braithwaite (1991). After him are Lars Høgh (1959), Johnny Hansen (1943), Karl Aage Præst (1922), Lars Olsen (1961), Christian Poulsen (1980), and John Eriksen (1957).

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