Marco Verratti

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Marco Verratti (Italian pronunciation: [ˈmarko verˈratti]; born 5 November 1992) is an Italian professional footballer who plays as a central midfielder for Ligue 1 club Paris Saint-Germain and the Italy national team. He is often considered as one of the best midfielders in the world. A creative, hard-working, and technically gifted playmaker, Verratti began his career with Italian club Pescara in 2008, where he soon rose to prominence as one of the best young midfielders in Europe, helping the team to win the 2011–12 Serie B title, and winning the 2012 Bravo Award. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marco Verratti has received more than 2,923,335 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Marco Verratti is the 1,978th most popular soccer player (down from 1,540th in 2019), the 2,964th most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,461st in 2019) and the 144th most popular Italian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Marco Verratti ranks 1,978 out of 16,923Before him are Antonín Vodička, Rabah Saâdane, Hassan Shehata, Julio Olarticoechea, Ezzaki Badou, and Ladislav Petráš. After him are Thadée Cisowski, Ron Atkinson, Jaime Rodríguez, Mario Yepes, Nat Lofthouse, and Máté Fenyvesi.

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Among people born in 1992, Marco Verratti ranks 28Before him are Charli XCX, David Alaba, Josh Hutcherson, Dani Carvajal, Cole Sprouse, and Stephan El Shaarawy. After him are Sam Smith, Cardi B, Kaya Scodelario, Byun Baek-hyun, Mac Miller, and Marshmello.

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Among people born in Italy, Marco Verratti ranks 2,964 out of 4,088Before him are Raimondo D'Inzeo (1925), Marta Abba (1900), Attilio Bettega (1953), Antonello Venditti (1949), Mario Trevi (1941), and Francesco Faà di Bruno (1825). After him are Theodoric of Prague (1319), Stefano Domenicali (1965), Mario Genta (1912), Bruno Ruffo (1920), Mario Zenari (1946), and Cesare Balbo (1789).


Among soccer players born in Italy, Marco Verratti ranks 144Before him are Mario Pizziolo (1909), Renato Olmi (1914), Stephan El Shaarawy (1992), Aldo Donati (1910), Valerio Bacigalupo (1924), and Carlo Parola (1921). After him are Mario Genta (1912), Aristide Guarneri (1938), Riccardo Montolivo (1985), Bruno Mora (1937), Mario Perazzolo (1911), and Guglielmo Gabetto (1916).

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