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Mehdi Mahdavikia

1977 - Today

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Mehdi Mahdavikia (Persian: مهدی مهدوی‌کیا ; born 24 July 1977) is an Iranian professional football coach and former player usually played as a right winger or right back. He is currently under contract by Hamburger SV as a youth coach, and also manages his own youth academy, FC KIA. Mahdavikia currently represents Asian Football Confederation (AFC) in the Football Advisory Panel of International Football Association Board (IFAB), joining the body in 2019. On 15 May 2013, Mahdavikia was appointed as AFC Grassroots Ambassador.During his playing career, Mahdavikia internationally represented Iranian national team, which he captained from 2006 to 2009, and currently is the fourth most capped player of all-time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mehdi Mahdavikia has received more than 291,715 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Mehdi Mahdavikia is the 4,381st most popular soccer player (down from 3,780th in 2019), the 374th most popular biography from Iran (down from 331st in 2019) and the 8th most popular Iranian Soccer Player.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 31

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.49

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.57

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Mehdi Mahdavikia ranks 4,381 out of 16,880Before him are Arminas Narbekovas, Jeffrén Suárez, Giuseppe Rossi, Tranquillo Barnetta, Marcell Jansen, and Blaise Nkufo. After him are Homare Sawa, Ronny Rosenthal, Manuel Preciado Rebolledo, Alessio Tacchinardi, Tim Borowski, and Kostas Katsouranis.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1977, Mehdi Mahdavikia ranks 190Before him are Devin Ratray, Jonathan Togo, Robin Thicke, Bode Miller, Birgit Prinz, and Alessandro Lucarelli. After him are Jerry Yan, Kal Penn, Vitor Belfort, Pablo Gabriel García, Max Mirnyi, and A.J. Styles.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Mehdi Mahdavikia ranks 374 out of 528Before him are Aylar Lie (1984), Eshaq Jahangiri (1958), Caucher Birkar (1978), Parviz Parastui (1955), Ahmad NikTalab (1934), and Hossein Sheikholeslam (1952). After him are Nazanin Boniadi (1979), Mohammad Reza Aref (1951), Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani (1967), Shahab Hosseini (1974), Masoumeh Ebtekar (1960), and Abd al-Samad (1500).

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Iran

Among soccer players born in Iran, Mehdi Mahdavikia ranks 8Before him are Sardar Azmoun (1995), Ali Parvin (1946), Nasser Hejazi (1949), Andranik Eskandarian (1951), Afshin Ghotbi (1964), and Ali Karimi (1978). After him are Javad Nekounam (1980), Khodadad Azizi (1971), Gholam Hossein Mazloumi (1950), Alireza Jahanbakhsh (1993), Vahid Hashemian (1976), and Ahmad Reza Abedzadeh (1966).