Raúl Albiol

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Raúl Albiol Tortajada (Spanish: [raˈul alˈβjol toɾtaˈxaða], Valencian: [raˈul albiˈɔl toɾtaˈdʒaða]; born 4 September 1985) is a Spanish professional footballer who plays for Villarreal and the Spain national team. A reliable and physically strong player who excels in the air, his main asset is his versatility, as he can play as a central defender, right back or defensive midfielder. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Raúl Albiol has received more than 716,301 page views. His biography is available in 62 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 58 in 2019). Raúl Albiol is the 1,518th most popular soccer player (down from 1,442nd in 2019), the 1,078th most popular biography from Spain (down from 950th in 2019) and the 114th most popular Spanish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Raúl Albiol ranks 1,518 out of 16,923. Before him are Manuel Seoane, Héctor Vilches, Sophus Nielsen, Julio Musimessi, Luis Galván, and Joaquim Rifé. After him are Jenő Vincze, Marinho Chagas, Thomas Vermaelen, Henri Coppens, André Maschinot, and Juvenal Amarijo.

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Among people born in 1985, Raúl Albiol ranks 28Before him are Song Joong-ki, Jesús Navas, Salomon Kalou, Fernando Llorente, Ezequiel Lavezzi, and Chris Froome. After him are Thomas Vermaelen, Kaley Cuoco, Adil Rami, Filipe Luís, Anna Kendrick, and Ashley Young.

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Among people born in Spain, Raúl Albiol ranks 1,078 out of 2,595. Before him are Juan Valera y Alcalá-Galiano (1824), Diego López (1981), José Cadalso (1741), Gonzalo Torrente Ballester (1910), Rosa Sensat (1873), and Joaquim Rifé (1942). After him are Ana Belén (1951), David de Gea (1990), Jesús López Cobos (1940), Gregorio Fernández (1576), Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos (1933), and Rafael Lesmes (1926).


Among soccer players born in Spain, Raúl Albiol ranks 114Before him are Joan Capdevila (1978), Luis Miró (1913), Ramón de la Fuente Leal (1907), Bojan Krkić (1990), Diego López (1981), and Joaquim Rifé (1942). After him are David de Gea (1990), Rafael Lesmes (1926), Javier Urruticoechea (1952), Joaquín (1981), Agustín Gaínza (1922), and Víctor Muñoz (1957).

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