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Rabah Madjer

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Rabah Mustapha Madjer (Arabic: رابح مصطفى ماجر; born 15 December 1958) is an Algerian former professional footballer who played as a striker. He reached stardom as a Porto player during the 1980s, being widely regarded as one of the best Algerian football players of all time. With that club he won nine major titles during his six-year spell, including three national championships and the 1987 European Cup.One of the most prolific Algeria internationals in number of games and goals, Madjer played in two World Cups with his national team, helping it to its first ever participation in 1982. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rabah Madjer has received more than 358,009 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia. Rabah Madjer is the 540th most popular soccer player (up from 574th in 2019), the 57th most popular biography from Algeria (down from 53rd in 2019) and the most popular Algerian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Rabah Madjer ranks 540 out of 16,880Before him are Jaap Stam, Hans-Peter Briegel, Marc Overmars, Nevio Scala, Yasuyuki Kuwahara, and José Manuel Moreno. After him are Tadahiko Ueda, Usaburo Hidaka, Zé Roberto, Adelardo Rodríguez, Dejan Savićević, and Shigeyoshi Suzuki.

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Among people born in 1958, Rabah Madjer ranks 57Before him are Javier Aguirre, Holly Hunter, Kais Saied, Steve Guttenberg, Adrian Newey, and Goran Hadžić. After him are Pernilla August, Andy Gibb, Paul Di'Anno, Joan Jett, Avigdor Lieberman, and Bruce Campbell.

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In Algeria

Among people born in Algeria, Rabah Madjer ranks 57 out of 184Before him are Francisco Serrano, 1st Duke of la Torre (1810), Ali Kafi (1928), Lakhdar Brahimi (1934), René Viviani (1862), Mohammed Dib (1920), and Paul Masson (1876). After him are Alphonse Juin (1888), Adherbal (-200), Gaston Julia (1893), Isaac Alfasi (1013), Djamila Bouhired (1935), and Muhammad ibn Ali as-Senussi (1787).


Among soccer players born in Algeria, Rabah Madjer ranks 1After him are Alexandre Villaplane (1905), Lakhdar Belloumi (1958), Rabah Saâdane (1946), Djamel Zidane (1955), Mehdi Cerbah (1953), Mustapha Dahleb (1952), Islam Slimani (1988), Joseph Gonzales (1907), Mustapha Zitouni (1928), Joseph Alcazar (1911), and Ernest Libérati (1906).