Luuk de Jong

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Luuk de Jong (born 27 August 1990) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a striker for La Liga club Barcelona, on loan from Sevilla, and the Netherlands national team. De Jong previously played for DZC '68, De Graafschap, Twente, Borussia Mönchengladbach and Newcastle United, before joining PSV in 2014. He played over 200 games for the club, scoring over 100 goals, and helped them win the Eredivisie three times in his five-season stay. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luuk de Jong has received more than 2,162,897 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Luuk de Jong is the 2,139th most popular soccer player (up from 2,179th in 2019), the 392nd most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 340th in 2019) and the 17th most popular Swiss Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Luuk de Jong ranks 2,139 out of 16,923Before him are Rubén Sosa, Antonio Juliano, Christian Piot, Shinji Okazaki, Carlos Bacca, and Abderrahmane Mahjoub. After him are Pedro Troglio, Fernandinho, Marco Asensio, Alberigo Evani, Hatem Ben Arfa, and Maurice Lafont.

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Among people born in 1990, Luuk de Jong ranks 21Before him are Bojan Krkić, David de Gea, Çağatay Ulusoy, Wojciech Szczęsny, Peter Sagan, and Park Shin-hye. After him are Rita Ora, Nacho, Kim Jong-hyun, Tiger Shroff, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, and İlkay Gündoğan.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Luuk de Jong ranks 392 out of 749Before him are Lauro Amadò (1912), Robert Alt (1927), Nicolas Fuss (1755), Numa Droz (1844), Johann David Wyss (1743), and Walter Wild (1872). After him are Corina Casanova (1956), Roger Bocquet (1921), Mattia Binotto (1969), Stan Wawrinka (1985), Pirmin Zurbriggen (1963), and Johannes Baumann (1874).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Switzerland

Among soccer players born in Switzerland, Luuk de Jong ranks 17Before him are Stéphane Chapuisat (1969), Robert Ballaman (1926), Severino Minelli (1909), Roger Vonlanthen (1930), Gottfried Dienst (1919), and Lauro Amadò (1912). After him are Roger Bocquet (1921), Thomas Bickel (1963), Alexander Frei (1979), Anton Allemann (1936), Hakan Yakin (1977), and Eugen Meier (1930).