Raphaël Varane

1993 - Today

Raphaël Varane

Raphaël Xavier Varane (French pronunciation: ​[ʁafaɛl vaʁan]; born 25 April 1993) is a French professional footballer who plays as a centre-back for Spanish club Real Madrid and the France national team.He previously played for French club Lens and, ahead of the 2010–11 season, began training with the senior team and appeared on the bench in several league matches. Varane made his professional debut in 2010 aged 17, in a league match against Montpellier. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Raphaël Varane has received more than 2,507,225 page views. His biography is available in 64 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,117th most popular soccer player.

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  • 64

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.89

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Raphaël Varane ranks 1,114 out of 13,233Before him are Giovane Élber, Hakim Ziyech, Gábor Király, Gerald Vanenburg, Enrique Collar, and Julio Libonatti. After him are Gaizka Mendieta, Vladimir Durković, Juan Bautista Agüero, Milan Baroš, Carlos Vidal, and Choei Sato.

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Among people born in 1993, Raphaël Varane ranks 8Before him are Paul Pogba, Paulo Dybala, Romelu Lukaku, Mia Khalifa, Marc Márquez, and Hakim Ziyech. After him are Harry Kane, Mauro Icardi, Loris Karius, Liam Payne, Netta Barzilai, and Samuel Umtiti.

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In France

Among people born in France, Raphaël Varane ranks 2,787 out of 4,109Before him are Lucien Aimar (1941), E. D. Morel (1873), Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac (1658), Sheila (1945), François de Tournon (1489), and Catherine Breillat (1948). After him are Charles Mangin (1866), Jérôme Carcopino (1881), Jean-Luc Ponty (1942), Wan Hu (1510), Jean Victoir Audouin (1797), and Armand Salacrou (1899).


Among soccer players born in France, Raphaël Varane ranks 49Before him are Djibril Cissé (1981), N'Golo Kanté (1991), Maryan Wisniewski (1937), Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (1989), Marcel Langiller (1908), and Christian Gourcuff (1955). After him are Samir Nasri (1987), Robert Jonquet (1925), Jean Nicolas (1913), Blaise Matuidi (1987), Didier Six (1954), and Ludovic Giuly (1976).

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