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Phillip Cocu

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Phillip John-William Cocu (born 29 October 1970) is a Dutch professional football manager and former player, and was most recently the manager of Vitesse. Cocu was born in Eindhoven but raised in Zevenaar, playing youth football for local clubs DCS and De Graafschap. After a year at AFC '34, he started his professional career at AZ. In 1990, Cocu moved to Vitesse. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Phillip Cocu has received more than 1,554,179 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Phillip Cocu is the 617th most popular soccer player (up from 825th in 2019), the 325th most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 369th in 2019) and the 31st most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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  • 47

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  • 8.95

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  • 2.88

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Phillip Cocu ranks 617 out of 16,880Before him are Júlio César, Franz Binder, Jorge Campos, Estanislau Basora, Todor Veselinović, and Teiichi Matsumaru. After him are Miloš Milutinović, Edin Džeko, Yoshio Furukawa, Peregrino Anselmo, Sergio Busquets, and Arsenio Erico.

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Among people born in 1970, Phillip Cocu ranks 45Before him are Melissa McCarthy, Christian Karembeu, Roberto Di Matteo, Gabriela Sabatini, Marco Pantani, and Andrej Plenković. After him are Sadiq Khan, Patrick M'Boma, Chris O'Donnell, DMX, Paul Thomas Anderson, and Amaury Nolasco.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Phillip Cocu ranks 325 out of 1,427Before him are Karel Doorman (1889), Isaac Beeckman (1588), Hendrik Casimir (1909), Mark van Bommel (1977), Jan Gies (1905), and Karel Dujardin (1622). After him are Jan Miense Molenaer (1610), Floris V, Count of Holland (1254), Floris IV, Count of Holland (1210), Jan Mandijn (1500), Frans de Waal (1948), and C. H. D. Buys Ballot (1817).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Phillip Cocu ranks 31Before him are Frank de Boer (1970), Jaap Stam (1972), Marc Overmars (1973), Danny Blind (1961), Sjaak Swart (1938), and Mark van Bommel (1977). After him are Jordi Cruyff (1974), Aad de Mos (1947), Hans van Breukelen (1956), Klaas-Jan Huntelaar (1983), Memphis Depay (1994), and Faas Wilkes (1923).