Marouane Fellaini

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Marouane Fellaini-Bakkioui (born 22 November 1987) is a Belgian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Chinese club Shandong Luneng Taishan. Born in Etterbeek to Moroccan parents, Fellaini played youth football for Anderlecht, R.A.E.C. Mons, Royal Francs Borains and Charleroi S.C. before joining Standard Liège. After winning the Belgian First Division and the Ebony Shoe as a Liège player, he moved to England to join Everton. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marouane Fellaini has received more than 4,066,256 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). Marouane Fellaini is the 1,645th most popular soccer player (down from 1,230th in 2019), the 478th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 374th in 2019) and the 30th most popular Belgian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Marouane Fellaini ranks 1,645 out of 16,923Before him are Éder Aleixo de Assis, Emmanuel Scheffer, František Junek, Isacio Calleja, Roland Sandberg, and Píndaro de Carvalho Rodrigues. After him are Ashley Young, Christian Eriksen, Juan Mata, Gabriel Calderón, Lakhdar Belloumi, and Jakub Błaszczykowski.

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Among people born in 1987, Marouane Fellaini ranks 29Before him are Julian Nagelsmann, Leonardo Bonucci, Samir Nasri, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Naya Rivera, and Blaise Matuidi. After him are José Callejón, Hilary Duff, Gervinho, Jamie Vardy, Jorge Lorenzo, and Ed Westwick.

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Among people born in Belgium, Marouane Fellaini ranks 478 out of 899Before him are Jules Renkin (1862), Benoît Poelvoorde (1964), François Van der Elst (1954), Philippe Van Parijs (1951), Arnold Badjou (1909), and Paul-Émile Janson (1872). After him are Radja Nainggolan (1988), Willy Vandersteen (1913), Felix de Muelenaere (1793), Joseph Pholien (1884), Barthélémy de Theux de Meylandt (1794), and Jean de Bie (1892).


Among soccer players born in Belgium, Marouane Fellaini ranks 30Before him are Henri Coppens (1930), Léon Semmeling (1940), Lorenzo Staelens (1964), Axel Witsel (1989), François Van der Elst (1954), and Arnold Badjou (1909). After him are Radja Nainggolan (1988), Jean de Bie (1892), Kevin De Bruyne (1991), Léopold Anoul (1922), Vincent Kompany (1986), and Victor Mees (1927).

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