Lukas Podolski

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Lukas Podolski

Lukas Josef Podolski (German pronunciation: [ˈluːkas poˈdɔlski]; born Łukasz Józef Podolski (IPA: [ˈwukaʂ pɔˈdɔlskʲi]) on 4 June 1985) is a German professional footballer who plays as a forward for Turkish team Antalyaspor. Famed for his powerful and accurate left foot, he is known for his explosive shot, technique and probing attacks from the left side.Podolski joined 1. FC Köln in 1995 where he made it into the first team in 2003 resulting in 81 appearances for the club before moving to Bayern Munich. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lukas Podolski has received more than 3,509,480 page views. His biography is available in 73 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 502nd most popular soccer player.

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  • 73

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.27

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Lukas Podolski ranks 500 out of 13,233Before him are Félix Miélli Venerando, Javier Clemente, Herbert Wimmer, Santiago Solari, John Toshack, and Virgil van Dijk. After him are Juninho Pernambucano, Christian Karembeu, Akira Matsunaga, Mario Mandžukić, Kylian Mbappé, and Kiyoo Kanda.

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Among people born in 1985, Lukas Podolski ranks 8Before him are Luka Modrić, Keira Knightley, Lewis Hamilton, Michael Phelps, Wayne Rooney, and Gal Gadot. After him are Bruno Mars, Lana Del Rey, Stromae, Fernando Llorente, Nico Rosberg, and Amanda Seyfried.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Lukas Podolski ranks 398 out of 930Before him are Stanisław Przybyszewski (1868), Emil Leon Post (1897), Kazimierz Fajans (1887), Marcel Reich-Ranicki (1920), Krystian Zimerman (1956), and Vladimir Chelomey (1914). After him are Michał Kalecki (1899), Kazimierz Deyna (1947), Andrew Bobola (1591), Janusz Korwin-Mikke (1942), Ida Haendel (1928), and Bronisław Huberman (1882).


Among soccer players born in Poland, Lukas Podolski ranks 8Before him are Grzegorz Lato (1950), Sepp Piontek (1940), Udo Lattek (1935), Zbigniew Boniek (1956), Robert Lewandowski (1988), and Ernst Wilimowski (1916). After him are Kazimierz Deyna (1947), Włodzimierz Lubański (1947), Jerzy Dudek (1973), Andrzej Szarmach (1950), Wojciech Szczęsny (1990), and Jan Tomaszewski (1948).

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