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Richard Witschge

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Richard Peter Witschge (born 20 September 1969) is a Dutch former footballer who played as a midfielder. He was known for his technique and passing ability. In an 18-year professional career he played mainly for Ajax, but also represented, amongst other clubs, Barcelona. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Witschge has received more than 196,683 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 50 in 2019). Richard Witschge is the 1,414th most popular soccer player (down from 1,353rd in 2019), the 543rd most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 493rd in 2019) and the 55th most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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  • 49

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  • 8.19

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  • 2.88

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Among soccer players, Richard Witschge ranks 1,414 out of 16,880Before him are Zlatko Vujović, Fernando Giudicelli, Robert Jonquet, Gabriel Heinze, Mariano Gonzalvo, and Tomas Brolin. After him are Renato Cesarini, Yann Sommer, Bruno Alves, Goro Yamada, Orvar Bergmark, and Aldo Olivieri.

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Among people born in 1969, Richard Witschge ranks 125Before him are Rory McCann, Brian Krause, Jóhann Jóhannsson, Cesar Millan, Sayako Kuroda, and Tomas Brolin. After him are Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Mattia Binotto, Chandra Wilson, Gina Torres, Naveen Andrews, and Hélène Grimaud.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Richard Witschge ranks 543 out of 1,427Before him are Badr Hari (1984), Theo de Jong (1947), Jan Wolkers (1925), Peter Aerts (1970), Björn Kuipers (1973), and Bertus Aafjes (1914). After him are Willem Johan Kolff (1911), George Knobel (1922), Hakim Ziyech (1993), Derek de Lint (1950), Michael van Langren (1598), and Claes Jansz. Visscher (1587).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Richard Witschge ranks 55Before him are Roy Makaay (1975), Gerald Vanenburg (1964), Piet Schrijvers (1946), Georginio Wijnaldum (1990), Ibrahim Afellay (1986), and Theo de Jong (1947). After him are George Knobel (1922), Hakim Ziyech (1993), Michael Reiziger (1973), Gerrie Mühren (1946), Adri van Tiggelen (1957), and Barry Hulshoff (1946).