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Marc Overmars

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Marc Overmars (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈmɑr(ə)k ˈoːvərmɑrs]; born 29 March 1973) is a Dutch former professional footballer and director of football at Belgian Pro League side Royal Antwerp FC. He was previously director of football at Ajax. During his football career, he played as a winger and was renowned for his speed and technical skills. Overmars was born in Emst and was passionate about football from an early age. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marc Overmars has received more than 1,785,263 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Marc Overmars is the 536th most popular soccer player (up from 699th in 2019), the 289th most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 328th in 2019) and the 27th most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Marc Overmars ranks 536 out of 16,880Before him are Andrés Escobar, Saizo Saito, Stefan Kuntz, Herbert Wimmer, Jaap Stam, and Hans-Peter Briegel. After him are Nevio Scala, Yasuyuki Kuwahara, José Manuel Moreno, Rabah Madjer, Tadahiko Ueda, and Usaburo Hidaka.

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Among people born in 1973, Marc Overmars ranks 32Before him are Queen Mathilde of Belgium, Makoto Shinkai, Vera Farmiga, Lena Headey, Nasser Al-Khelaifi, and Andrew Lincoln. After him are Robert Pires, Ruslana, Monica Seles, Varg Vikernes, Christian Vieri, and Rogério Ceni.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Marc Overmars ranks 289 out of 1,427Before him are Geert Adriaans Boomgaard (1788), Cornelis de Houtman (1565), Frank de Boer (1970), Esaias van de Velde (1587), Jan van Huysum (1682), and Jaap Stam (1972). After him are Pieter Boddaert (1730), Joop den Uyl (1919), Henry Casimir II, Prince of Nassau-Dietz (1657), Jan Janssen (1940), Arend Lijphart (1936), and Willem van de Velde the Younger (1633).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Marc Overmars ranks 27Before him are Jan Jongbloed (1940), Wim Suurbier (1945), Abe Lenstra (1920), Willem van Hanegem (1944), Frank de Boer (1970), and Jaap Stam (1972). After him are Danny Blind (1961), Sjaak Swart (1938), Mark van Bommel (1977), Phillip Cocu (1970), Jordi Cruyff (1974), and Aad de Mos (1947).