Marcus Berg

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Bengt Erik Markus Berg (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈmǎrːkɵs ˈbærj]; born 17 August 1986) is a Swedish professional footballer who plays as a striker for Krasnodar and the Sweden national team. Beginning his footballing career in Sweden with IFK Göteborg in the early 2000s, he has gone on to play professionally in the Netherlands, Germany, Greece, the United Arab Emirates, and Russia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marcus Berg has received more than 934,613 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Marcus Berg is the 3,028th most popular soccer player (down from 1,991st in 2019), the 720th most popular biography from Sweden (down from 524th in 2019) and the 78th most popular Swedish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Marcus Berg ranks 3,028 out of 16,923Before him are Dmytro Chygrynskiy, Denis Cheryshev, Matthijs de Ligt, Theo Hernandez, Daley Blind, and Toby Alderweireld. After him are Plácido Galindo, Danny Blanchflower, Jordan Henderson, Maya Yoshida, Billy Whelan, and Robert Budzynski.

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Among people born in 1986, Marcus Berg ranks 94Before him are Maria Ozawa, Big E, Nolito, Igor Akinfeev, Dmytro Chygrynskiy, and Renaud Lavillenie. After him are Katie Cassidy, Hajime Isayama, Yon González, Vedran Ćorluka, Camilla Belle, and Kim Jae-joong.

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Among people born in Sweden, Marcus Berg ranks 720 out of 1,296Before him are Svante Thuresson (1937), Nils Rosén (1902), Bill Skarsgård (1990), Marcus Allbäck (1973), Tommy Söderberg (1948), and Karin Lindberg (1929). After him are Christian Wilhelmsson (1979), Lukas Moodysson (1969), Agnes von Krusenstjerna (1894), Anders Gärderud (1946), Marcus Schenkenberg (1968), and Birger Sjöberg (1885).


Among soccer players born in Sweden, Marcus Berg ranks 78Before him are Jan Jönsson (1960), Torbjörn Nilsson (1954), Olof Mellberg (1977), Nils Rosén (1902), Marcus Allbäck (1973), and Tommy Söderberg (1948). After him are Christian Wilhelmsson (1979), Hasse Backe (1952), Knut Kroon (1906), Stefan Schwarz (1969), Björn Andersson (1951), and Johan Elmander (1981).