Marc Overmars

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Marc Overmars (Dutch: [ˈmɑrk ˈoːvərmɑrs] (listen), born 29 March 1973) is a Dutch former footballer and the current 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 at an early age. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marc Overmars has received more than 1,290,597 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Marc Overmars is the 699th most popular soccer player (down from 605th in 2019), the 328th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 309th in 2019) and the 28th most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Marc Overmars ranks 699 out of 16,923Before him are Enrique Guaita, Stefan Effenberg, Joachim Streich, Akiko Hayakawa, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, and Jürgen Sparwasser. After him are Theodor Wagner, Tadao Kobayashi, Giuseppe Baresi, Andreas Möller, Adelardo Rodríguez, and Eden Hazard.

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Among people born in 1973, Marc Overmars ranks 36Before him are Queen Mathilde of Belgium, Varg Vikernes, Prince Daniel, Duke of Västergötland, Christian Vieri, Rogério Ceni, and Ole Gunnar Solskjær. After him are Ruslana, Stephenie Meyer, Robert Pires, Rufus Wainwright, Giancarlo Fisichella, and Federica Mogherini.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Marc Overmars ranks 328 out of 1,209Before him are Karel Dujardin (1622), Arnold Houbraken (1660), Hendrik Casimir (1909), Aletta Jacobs (1854), Nicolaas Laurens Burman (1734), and Jacob Moleschott (1822). After him are Walter Lewin (1936), Annie M. G. Schmidt (1911), Peter Hans Kolvenbach (1928), Wim Jansen (1946), Rafael van der Vaart (1983), and Barent Fabritius (1624).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Marc Overmars ranks 28Before him are Robin van Persie (1983), Roy Makaay (1975), Frank de Boer (1970), Jaap Stam (1972), Hans van Breukelen (1956), and Mark van Bommel (1977). After him are Wim Jansen (1946), Rafael van der Vaart (1983), Danny Blind (1961), Ruud Geels (1948), Jordi Cruyff (1974), and Klaas-Jan Huntelaar (1983).