Mario Lemina

1993 - Today

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Mario René Junior Lemina (French pronunciation: [maʁjo ləmina]; born 1 September 1993) is a Gabonese professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for Premier League club Wolverhampton Wanderers and the Gabon national team. He played for French sides Lorient and Marseille, before joining Italian side Juventus in 2015, where he won the domestic double in both of his seasons with the club, as well as appearing in the 2017 UEFA Champions League final. He joined English side Southampton in 2017, and was later loaned out to Turkish club Galatasaray in 2019. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mario Lemina has received more than 1,910,840 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Mario Lemina is the 6,857th most popular soccer player (down from 5,270th in 2019), the 19th most popular biography from Gabon (down from 11th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Gabonese Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Mario Lemina ranks 6,857 out of 21,273Before him are Darío Rodríguez, Salva Ballesta, Ilian Stoyanov, Atsuto Uchida, Gert Verheyen, and Aziz Bouhaddouz. After him are Ricardo Peláez, José Clayton, Odil Ahmedov, Sergio Asenjo, Óscar de Marcos, and Yasser Al-Shahrani.

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Among people born in 1993, Mario Lemina ranks 140Before him are Ewa Farna, Brandon Flynn, Molly Quinn, Juan Fernando Quintero, Letitia Wright, and Diego Laxalt. After him are Yuya Kubo, Kyle Anderson, Park Ji-yeon, Matteo Politano, Angus T. Jones, and Meghan Trainor.

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In Gabon

Among people born in Gabon, Mario Lemina ranks 19 out of 37Before him are Léon Mébiame (1934), Paul Biyoghé Mba (1953), Emmanuel Issoze-Ngondet (1961), Alain Claude Bilie By Nze (1967), Julien Nkoghe Bekale (1962), and Guélor Kanga (1990). After him are Didier Ovono (1983), Daniel Cousin (1977), Stéphane Lasme (1982), Bruno Ecuele Manga (1988), Frédéric Bulot (1990), and André Biyogo Poko (1993).


Among soccer players born in Gabon, Mario Lemina ranks 2Before him are Guélor Kanga (1990). After him are Didier Ovono (1983), Daniel Cousin (1977), Bruno Ecuele Manga (1988), Frédéric Bulot (1990), André Biyogo Poko (1993), Bruno Zita Mbanangoyé (1980), Aaron Boupendza (1996), Aaron Appindangoyé (1992), Yves Bitséki Moto (1983), and Malick Evouna (1992).