Martin Braithwaite

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Martin Christensen Braithwaite (; born 5 June 1991) is a Danish professional footballer who plays for La Liga club Espanyol and the Denmark national team. He plays mainly as a forward, but he can also play as a winger. Having begun his career at Esbjerg fB, he went on to play for Toulouse and Bordeaux in Ligue 1, and Leganés and Barcelona of La Liga. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martin Braithwaite has received more than 4,025,899 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Martin Braithwaite is the 1,327th most popular soccer player (up from 1,811th in 2019), the 354th most popular biography from Denmark (up from 379th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Martin Braithwaite ranks 1,327 out of 16,880Before him are Dimitri Payet, Herminio Masantonio, Nikolai Manoshin, Roger Courtois, Tommy Lawrence, and Nobby Stiles. After him are Ivica Šurjak, Pál Titkos, Piet Schrijvers, Juan Carlos Calvo, Marcelino García Toral, and Megumi Torigoe.

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Among people born in 1991, Martin Braithwaite ranks 13Before him are N'Golo Kanté, Virgil van Dijk, Xherdan Shaqiri, Alexandre Lacazette, Riyad Mahrez, and Kevin De Bruyne. After him are Tyler, the Creator, Lorenzo Insigne, Roberto Firmino, Emma Roberts, Louis Tomlinson, and Lucas Vázquez.

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Among people born in Denmark, Martin Braithwaite ranks 354 out of 893Before him are Simon Kjær (1989), Benjamin Christensen (1879), Erik Balling (1924), Mikkel Hansen (1987), Thomas Kingo (1634), and Christina of Denmark, Queen of Sweden (1120). After him are Richard Martin West (1941), Henning Larsen (1925), Johan Ludvig Heiberg (1791), Jacob Riis (1849), Ferdinand, Hereditary Prince of Denmark (1792), and Robert Jacobsen (1912).


Among soccer players born in Denmark, Martin Braithwaite ranks 16Before him are Henning Jensen (1949), Kenneth Zohore (1994), John Hansen (1924), Sophus Nielsen (1888), Frank Arnesen (1956), and Simon Kjær (1989). After him are Kasper Schmeichel (1986), Lars Høgh (1959), Johnny Hansen (1943), Karl Aage Præst (1922), Lars Olsen (1961), and Christian Poulsen (1980).

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