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Megan Rapinoe

1985 - Today

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Megan Anna Rapinoe ( (listen); born July 5, 1985) is an American professional soccer player who plays as a winger and captains OL Reign of the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL), as well as the United States national team. Winner of the Ballon d'Or Féminin and named The Best FIFA Women's Player in 2019, Rapinoe won gold with the national team at the 2012 London Summer Olympics, 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup, and 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup and she played for the team at the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup where the U.S. finished in second place. Rapinoe co-captained the national team alongside Carli Lloyd and Alex Morgan from 2018 to 2020. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Megan Rapinoe has received more than 8,476,681 page views. Her biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). Megan Rapinoe is the 4,272nd most popular soccer player (down from 2,207th in 2019), the 9,707th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,820th in 2019) and the 19th most popular American Soccer Player.

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  • 45

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  • 3.46

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Megan Rapinoe ranks 4,272 out of 16,923Before her are Hilário, Igli Tare, Park Chu-young, Johnny Giles, Alan Smith, and Christoph Kramer. After her are Milan Badelj, Piotr Trochowski, František Štambachr, Marcel Sabitzer, Dominique Bathenay, and Satoshi Tsunami.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1985, Megan Rapinoe ranks 170Before her are Marcell Jansen, Michael Trevino, Addys Mercedes, Cristin Milioti, Aaron Yan, and Park Chu-young. After her are Tirunesh Dibaba, Adriana Ugarte, John Isner, Kangin, Niklas Moisander, and Shindong.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Megan Rapinoe ranks 9,707 out of 15,968Before her are Gabourey Sidibe (1983), Vincent Youmans (1898), Steve Jablonsky (1970), John Cameron Mitchell (1963), Tranquilo Cappozzo (1918), and Lynn Whitfield (1953). After her are Jerry Bock (1928), Marlo Thomas (1937), Alex Chilton (1950), Connie Sellecca (1955), Sydnee Steele (1968), and Nicholas Brendon (1971).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United States

Among soccer players born in United States, Megan Rapinoe ranks 19Before her are Giuseppe Rossi (1987), Mia Hamm (1972), Brad Friedel (1971), Walter Bahr (1927), Tony Meola (1969), and Clint Dempsey (1983). After her are Oguchi Onyewu (1982), DeAndre Yedlin (1993), Marcelo Balboa (1967), Paul Caligiuri (1964), Eric Wynalda (1969), and Christian Pulisic (1998).

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