Lilian Thuram

1972 - Today

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Ruddy Lilian Thuram-Ulien (French pronunciation: [liljɑ̃ tyʁam]; born 1 January 1972) is a French former professional footballer who played as a defender. A quick, powerful and versatile player, he was capable of playing both as a centre-back or as a right-back, and was competent both offensively and defensively. He began playing football professionally in his homeland with Monaco and played in the top flight in France, Italy and Spain for over 15 seasons, with notable stints in Serie A with both Parma and Juventus before finishing his career with Barcelona. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lilian Thuram has received more than 3,543,027 page views. His biography is available in 66 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 64 in 2019). Lilian Thuram is the 176th most popular soccer player (up from 273rd in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Guadeloupe (up from 4th in 2019) and the most popular Guadeloupian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Lilian Thuram ranks 176 out of 21,273Before him are Kazuyoshi Miura, József Bozsik, Javier Zanetti, Carles Puyol, Felix Magath, and Osamu Yamaji. After him are Peter Shilton, Stjepan Bobek, Clarence Seedorf, Carles Rexach, Telmo Zarra, and Vittorio Pozzo.

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Among people born in 1972, Lilian Thuram ranks 12Before him are Shaquille O'Neal, The Notorious B.I.G., Rivaldo, Andrzej Duda, Pavel Nedvěd, and Narges Mohammadi. After him are Jude Law, Pedro Sánchez, Dwayne Johnson, Vanessa Paradis, Queen Letizia of Spain, and Rui Costa.

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In Guadeloupe

Among people born in Guadeloupe, Lilian Thuram ranks 2 out of 32Before him are Saint-John Perse (1887). After him are Chevalier de Saint-Georges (1745), Maryse Condé (1937), Marius Trésor (1950), Jacques François Dugommier (1738), Jocelyn Angloma (1965), Firmine Richard (1947), Marie-José Pérec (1968), Thomas Lemar (1995), Teddy Riner (1989), and Christine Arron (1973).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Guadeloupe

Among soccer players born in Guadeloupe, Lilian Thuram ranks 1After him are Marius Trésor (1950), Jocelyn Angloma (1965), Thomas Lemar (1995), Pascal Chimbonda (1979), Wylan Cyprien (1995), Claudio Beauvue (1988), Ronald Zubar (1985), and Marcus Coco (1996).