Oliver Neuville

1973 - Today

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Oliver Patric Neuville (German pronunciation: [ˈɔlivɐ nøːvil], born 1 May 1973) is a German former footballer who played as a striker. During an 18-year professional career he played mainly for Bayer Leverkusen (five seasons) and Borussia Mönchengladbach (six), amassing Bundesliga totals of 334 games and 91 goals. Neuville appeared nearly 70 times for the Germany national team during one full decade, representing his adopted nation in two World Cups and at Euro 2008. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Oliver Neuville has received more than 296,035 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Oliver Neuville is the 1,304th most popular soccer player (up from 1,727th in 2019), the 313th most popular biography from Switzerland (up from 317th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Swiss Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Oliver Neuville ranks 1,304 out of 16,923Before him are Nani, Amedeo Biavati, Pietro Arcari, Zé Maria, Christian Abbiati, and Leonardo Bonucci. After him are Júlio César, Imre Kovács, Samir Nasri, Joaquín Caparrós, Reinhard Libuda, and Gustav Wetterström.

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Among people born in 1973, Oliver Neuville ranks 84Before him are Neve Campbell, Jan Ullrich, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Brandi Love, Edge, and Brian Austin Green. After him are Nacho Vidal, Ichiro Suzuki, Nikolai Valuev, Asia Carrera, Verka Serduchka, and Tori Spelling.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Oliver Neuville ranks 313 out of 749Before him are Henri Druey (1799), Peter Bichsel (1935), Johann III Bernoulli (1744), Liselotte Pulver (1929), Andreas Vollenweider (1953), and Oswald Heer (1809). After him are Princess Elena of Romania (1950), Jeanne Hersch (1910), Albert Heim (1849), Josef Munzinger (1791), Robert Julius Trumpler (1886), and Alfred Newton (1829).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Switzerland

Among soccer players born in Switzerland, Oliver Neuville ranks 6Before him are Roberto Di Matteo (1970), André Abegglen (1909), Ivan Rakitić (1988), Leopold Kielholz (1911), and Josef Hügi (1930). After him are Roger Courtois (1912), Max Abegglen (1902), Stephan Lichtsteiner (1984), Charles Antenen (1929), Stéphane Chapuisat (1969), and Robert Ballaman (1926).