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Lilian Thuram

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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. 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. With France, Thuram was a key player for the team that won the 1998 FIFA World Cup; his side also won UEFA Euro 2000, and he helped them to runners-up at the 2006 World Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lilian Thuram has received more than 3,195,429 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia. Lilian Thuram is the 274th most popular soccer player (down from 270th in 2019), the 4th most popular biography from Guadeloupe (down from 2nd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Guadeloupian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Lilian Thuram ranks 274 out of 16,880Before him are Amancio Amaro, Jupp Derwall, Ali Daei, Nobuyuki Kato, Yoshio Okada, and Antônio Wilson Vieira Honório. After him are Megumu Tamura, Xabi Alonso, Kylian Mbappé, Hisataka Okamoto, Karl-Heinz Schnellinger, and Lorenzo Buffon.

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Among people born in 1972, Lilian Thuram ranks 24Before him are Maia Sandu, Lisa Ann, Rui Costa, Najwa Nimri, Pedro Sánchez, and Rubens Barrichello. After him are Idris Elba, Queen Letizia of Spain, Naftali Bennett, Tarkan, Busta Rhymes, and Jos Verstappen.

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In Guadeloupe

Among people born in Guadeloupe, Lilian Thuram ranks 4 out of 29Before him are Saint-John Perse (1887), Maryse Condé (1937), and Marius Trésor (1950). After him are Chevalier de Saint-Georges (1745), Jacques François Dugommier (1738), Jocelyn Angloma (1965), Teddy Riner (1989), Marie-José Pérec (1968), Thomas Lemar (1995), Didier Dinart (1977), and Christine Arron (1973).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Guadeloupe

Among soccer players born in Guadeloupe, Lilian Thuram ranks 2Before him are Marius Trésor (1950). After him are Jocelyn Angloma (1965), Thomas Lemar (1995), Pascal Chimbonda (1979), Claudio Beauvue (1988), Wylan Cyprien (1995), Ronald Zubar (1985), and Marcus Coco (1996).