Marco Reus

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Marco Reus (German pronunciation: [ˈmaʁkoː ˈʁɔʏs]; born 31 May 1989) is a German professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder or forward. He captains Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and the Germany national team. Reus spent his youth career at Borussia Dortmund, prior to leaving for Rot Weiss Ahlen. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marco Reus has received more than 4,783,317 page views. His biography is available in 67 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 65 in 2019). Marco Reus is the 820th most popular soccer player (down from 683rd in 2019), the 2,500th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,043rd in 2019) and the 64th most popular German Soccer Player.

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  • 3.27

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Among soccer players, Marco Reus ranks 820 out of 16,923Before him are Carlos Romero, Sergio Goycochea, David Silva, Domingos da Guia, Sergio Busquets, and Hiroshi Katayama. After him are Oleg Salenko, Giorgio Chiellini, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, Antonio Di Natale, Phillip Cocu, and Michio Yasuda.

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Among people born in 1989, Marco Reus ranks 9Before him are Carlos Valdes, Avicii, Thomas Müller, Chris Brown, Taylor Swift, and Gareth Bale. After him are Taron Egerton, Dakota Johnson, Alexandre Pato, Úrsula Corberó, Tyga, and Nina Dobrev.

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Among people born in Germany, Marco Reus ranks 2,500 out of 5,289Before him are Robert Enke (1977), Ludwig Rellstab (1799), Hermann Tilke (1954), Ferdinand David (1810), Wilhelm Leibl (1844), and Henry Koster (1905). After him are Christian Ludwig II, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1683), Ludwig Adolf Wilhelm von Lützow (1782), Joanna Sophia of Bavaria (1373), Helmut Hasse (1898), Prince Karl Anton August of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck (1727), and Agnes Bernauer (1410).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Marco Reus ranks 64Before him are Klaus Allofs (1956), Toni Turek (1919), Lothar Emmerich (1941), Erich Ribbeck (1937), Horst-Dieter Höttges (1943), and Robert Enke (1977). After him are Hennes Weisweiler (1919), Klaus Augenthaler (1957), Christoph Daum (1953), Sami Khedira (1987), Kevin-Prince Boateng (1987), and Willi Schulz (1938).

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