Leroy Sané

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Leroy Aziz Sané (German pronunciation: [ˈliːʁɔʏ zaˈneː]; born 11 January 1996) is a German professional footballer who plays as a winger for Bundesliga club Bayern Munich and the German national team. He made his professional debut for Schalke 04 in 2014 and transferred to Manchester City in 2016 for an initial £37 million fee. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leroy Sané has received more than 5,189,399 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Leroy Sané is the 2,042nd most popular soccer player (down from 1,331st in 2019), the 3,601st most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,614th in 2019) and the 144th most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Leroy Sané ranks 2,042 out of 16,923. Before him are Sven Jonasson, Loris Karius, Reinaldo Rueda, Vágner Love, Agustín Sauto Arana, and Mykhaylo Fomenko. After him are Riyad Mahrez, Leivinha, Humberto de Araújo Benevenuto, Yvon Douis, Franjo Wölfl, and Steve McManaman.

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Among people born in 1996, Leroy Sané ranks 6Before him are Tom Holland, Lil Peep, Martin Garrix, Zendaya, and Emma Mackey. After him are Timo Werner, Marco Asensio, Jennie, Kingsley Coman, Arthur Melo, and Benjamin Pavard.

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Among people born in Germany, Leroy Sané ranks 3,601 out of 5,289. Before him are Ludwig Kaas (1881), Diederich Franz Leonhard von Schlechtendal (1794), Hans Heyer (1943), Karl Friedrich, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (1712), Maria Clara Eimmart (1676), and Loris Karius (1993). After him are Emil Welti (1825), Franz Josef Ruprecht (1814), Princess Marie Anne of Saxe-Altenburg (1864), Elisabeth Dorothea of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1640), Paul Hermann (1646), and Friedrich Gottlieb Bartling (1798).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Leroy Sané ranks 144Before him are Julian Draxler (1993), Adolf Urban (1914), Bernd Bransch (1944), Joshua Kimmich (1995), Albert Brülls (1937), and Loris Karius (1993). After him are Bernd Stange (1948), Reinhold Münzenberg (1909), Hans-Jürgen Kreische (1947), Michael Zorc (1962), Timo Werner (1996), and Benedikt Höwedes (1988).

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