Mateo Kovačić

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Mateo Kovačić (Croatian pronunciation: [matěo kǒʋatʃitɕ]; born 6 May 1994) is a Croatian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Premier League club Chelsea and the Croatia national team. He is usually deployed in a central or box-to-box role, but can play in deeper positions. He also adapted to playing either wide on the left or as an attacking midfielder earlier in his career.Kovačić began his professional career with Dinamo Zagreb at the age of 16, with whom he won two consecutive league titles, before joining Inter Milan in 2013. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mateo Kovačić has received more than 3,786,795 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Mateo Kovačić is the 3,514th most popular soccer player (down from 2,294th in 2019), the 800th most popular biography from Austria (down from 612th in 2019) and the 47th most popular Austrian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Mateo Kovačić ranks 3,514 out of 16,923Before him are Jesse Lingard, Jens Nowotny, Rob Witschge, Fredi Bobic, Simon Mignolet, and Juan Aguilera. After him are Roberto Cabañas, Grzegorz Krychowiak, George Orton, Philippe Bergeroo, Alexandre Guimarães, and Yoshio Kato.

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Among people born in 1994, Mateo Kovačić ranks 30Before him are Daniil Kvyat, Christina Grimmie, Madelaine Petsch, Federico Bernardeschi, Leandro Paredes, and Bae Suzy. After him are Jackson Wang, Kang Seul-gi, Lucas Ocampos, Yussuf Poulsen, August Ames, and Yuzuru Hanyu.

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Among people born in Austria, Mateo Kovačić ranks 800 out of 1,075Before him are Eduard Krieger (1946), Liese Prokop (1941), Thomas Brezina (1963), Michael Baur (1969), Kurt Oppelt (1932), and Ralph Hasenhüttl (1967). After him are Marko Arnautović (1989), Barbara Frischmuth (1941), Franz Bartl (1915), Robert Sara (1946), Amalie Materna (1844), and Mario Haas (1974).


Among soccer players born in Austria, Mateo Kovačić ranks 47Before him are Bruno Pezzey (1955), Walter Schachner (1957), Kurt Jara (1950), Eduard Krieger (1946), Michael Baur (1969), and Ralph Hasenhüttl (1967). After him are Marko Arnautović (1989), Robert Sara (1946), Mario Haas (1974), Michael Konsel (1962), Marc Janko (1983), and Adi Hütter (1970).

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