Radja Nainggolan

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Radja Nainggolan (born 4 May 1988) is a Belgian professional footballer who plays as a central midfielder for Liga 1 club Bhayangkara. Nicknamed Il Ninja, he spent almost his entire professional career in Italy, representing Piacenza, Cagliari, Roma and Inter Milan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Radja Nainggolan has received more than 4,155,586 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia. Radja Nainggolan is the 1,208th most popular soccer player (down from 1,124th in 2019), the 419th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 407th in 2019) and the 20th most popular Belgian Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 4.2M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 52.99

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 49

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.45

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Radja Nainggolans by language

Over the past year Radja Nainggolan has had the most page views in the with 384,505 views, followed by Italian (318,055), and Indonesian (283,781). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Indonesian (623.03%), Javanese (399.20%), and Malay (386.60%)


Among soccer players, Radja Nainggolan ranks 1,208 out of 21,273Before him are Ciro Immobile, Władysław Żmuda, Ralf Edström, Enrico Chiesa, Javier Ambrois, and Ivan Bek. After him are Axel Witsel, Matías Almeyda, Milovan Rajevac, Wynton Rufer, Rabah Saâdane, and Jan Tomaszewski.

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Among people born in 1988, Radja Nainggolan ranks 27Before him are Conchita Wurst, Natascha Kampusch, Stephen Curry, Mats Hummels, Kim Yo-jong, and Juan Mata. After him are Juan Cuadrado, Big Sean, Alicia Vikander, Nuri Şahin, Nicolás Otamendi, and Javier Hernández.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Radja Nainggolan ranks 419 out of 1,190Before him are André Delvaux (1926), Jozef De Kesel (1947), Adriaan van Roomen (1561), Johann Peter Beaulieu (1725), Cornelis Schut (1597), and Jaco Van Dormael (1957). After him are Axel Witsel (1989), Wim Mertens (1953), Paul de Man (1919), Stan Ockers (1920), Maurice De Waele (1896), and Sigiswald Kuijken (1944).


Among soccer players born in Belgium, Radja Nainggolan ranks 20Before him are Jean-Marc Bosman (1964), Franky Van der Elst (1961), Wilfried Van Moer (1945), Raoul Lambert (1944), Dries Mertens (1987), and Franky Vercauteren (1956). After him are Axel Witsel (1989), Daniel Van Buyten (1978), Kevin De Bruyne (1991), Raymond Braine (1907), Georges Heylens (1941), and Joseph Mermans (1922).