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Petri Pasanen

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Petri Pasanen (born 24 September 1980) is a Finnish former professional footballer who played as a defender. He was most comfortable as centre-back, but also played right-back and left-back as well. Pasanen began his senior career in his native Finland before moving to Ajax. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Petri Pasanen has received more than 85,273 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia. Petri Pasanen is the 5,211th most popular soccer player (down from 4,383rd in 2019), the 408th most popular biography from Finland (down from 311th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Finnish Soccer Player.

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  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.34

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  • 2.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Petri Pasanen ranks 5,211 out of 16,880Before him are Naoki Matsuda, Jádson, Fan Zhiyi, José Carlos de Almeida, Demis Nikolaidis, and Michael Obiku. After him are Jean-Marc Ferreri, Douglas, Salem Al-Dawsari, Petr Kouba, Euller, and Ivan Zafirov.

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Among people born in 1980, Petri Pasanen ranks 233Before him are Yaroslav Popovych, Irfaan Ali, Ibrahim Maalouf, Bradley Wiggins, Stefan Liv, and Thomas Bergersen. After him are Michelle Kwan, Jeong Da-bin, Karolina Gočeva, Joanne Froggatt, Xavier Malisse, and Simon Woods.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Petri Pasanen ranks 408 out of 642Before him are Raimo Helminen (1964), Rauno Miettinen (1949), Esa Tikkanen (1965), Jani Soininen (1972), Matti Hautamäki (1981), and Juha Tiainen (1955). After him are Toini Pöysti (1933), Arto Härkönen (1959), Seppo Räty (1962), Pertti Purhonen (1942), Monika Fagerholm (1961), and Niklas Moisander (1985).


Among soccer players born in Finland, Petri Pasanen ranks 4Before him are Jari Litmanen (1971), Sami Hyypiä (1973), and Teemu Pukki (1990). After him are Niklas Moisander (1985), Tim Sparv (1987), Jussi Jääskeläinen (1975), Joel Pohjanpalo (1994), Mixu Paatelainen (1967), Hannu Tihinen (1976), Joonas Kolkka (1974), and Teemu Tainio (1979).