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Philippe Christanval

1978 - Today

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Philippe Charles Lucien Christanval (born 31 August 1978) is a French former professional footballer who played as a centre-back. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Philippe Christanval has received more than 142,273 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Philippe Christanval is the 5,183rd most popular soccer player (down from 5,016th in 2019), the 4,860th most popular biography from France (down from 4,293rd in 2019) and the 280th most popular French Soccer Player.

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  • 140k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 39.38

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.36

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Philippe Christanval ranks 5,183 out of 16,880Before him are Damien Duff, Óscar Pérez Rojas, Viv Anderson, Carlos Aguilera, Ivan Pudar, and Constant Joacim. After him are Tom Heaton, Chicão, Lucas Pérez, Im Shung-hwi, Harvey Barnes, and Julian Weigl.

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Among people born in 1978, Philippe Christanval ranks 288Before him are Josh McDermitt, Tom Beck, Leandro Cufré, Eddie Cahill, Mehdi Nafti, and Marko Jarić. After him are Mattias Ekström, Emma Heming Willis, Dedé, Diplo, Bertrand Gille, and Nonso Anozie.

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In France

Among people born in France, Philippe Christanval ranks 4,860 out of 6,011Before him are Jérôme Kerviel (1977), Mehdi Nafti (1978), Alizé Cornet (1990), Jean-Éric Vergne (1990), Sébastien Foucan (1974), and Marina Foïs (1970). After him are Claude Onesta (1957), Yoann Lemoine (1983), Tanguy Ndombele (1996), Isabelle Mir (1949), Ary Abittan (1974), and Anthoine Hubert (1996).


Among soccer players born in France, Philippe Christanval ranks 280Before him are Thierry Tusseau (1958), Wahbi Khazri (1991), Jordan Veretout (1993), Éric Di Meco (1963), Étienne Capoue (1988), and Mehdi Nafti (1978). After him are Tanguy Ndombele (1996), Patrice Rio (1948), Jean-Marc Ferreri (1962), Jean-François Domergue (1957), Tobias Linderoth (1979), and Laurent Robuschi (1935).