Manuel Akanji

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Manuel Obafemi Akanji (born 19 July 1995) is a Swiss professional footballer who plays as a defender for Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and the Switzerland national team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Manuel Akanji has received more than 790,696 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Manuel Akanji is the 6,407th most popular soccer player (down from 5,622nd in 2019), the 595th most popular biography from Switzerland and the 81st most popular Swiss Soccer Player.

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  • 790k

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  • 49.91

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.88

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.56

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Manuel Akanji ranks 6,407 out of 16,923Before him are Mauro Rosales, Mauricio Victorino, Takashi Hirano, Stephan Andersen, Masakazu Suzuki, and João Pedro. After him are Ziad Jaziri, Ricky van Wolfswinkel, Mika Väyrynen, Eduardo Aranda, Coke, and Susumu Katsumata.

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Among people born in 1995, Manuel Akanji ranks 94Before him are Romee Strijd, Lisa Vittozzi, Mads Pedersen, Ester Ledecká, Jack Grealish, and Doja Cat. After him are Nikola Jokić, Thomas Strakosha, Aleksei Miranchuk, Santi Mina, Liana Liberato, and Pierre-Emile Højbjerg.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Manuel Akanji ranks 595 out of 749Before him are Philipp Degen (1983), Esther Dyson (1951), Steven Zuber (1991), Mauro Lustrinelli (1976), Paolo Meneguzzi (1976), and Valentin Stocker (1989). After him are Daniel Gygax (1981), Markus Zberg (1974), Enes Kanter (1992), Brigitte McMahon (1967), Michael von der Heide (1971), and Martin Hairer (1975).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Switzerland

Among soccer players born in Switzerland, Manuel Akanji ranks 81Before him are Stéphane Henchoz (1974), Stéphane Grichting (1979), Philipp Degen (1983), Steven Zuber (1991), Mauro Lustrinelli (1976), and Valentin Stocker (1989). After him are Daniel Gygax (1981), Marco Wölfli (1982), Dominique Herr (1965), Christoph Spycher (1978), Fabian Schär (1991), and Raphaël Wicky (1977).