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Robin van Persie

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Robin van Persie (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈrɔbɪɱ vɑm ˈpɛrsi] ; born 6 August 1983) is a Dutch football coach and former professional footballer who played as a striker. Regarded as one of the best strikers of his generation, Van Persie was known for his excellent technique and ball control, intelligent positioning, and vision. He is the all-time top scorer for the Netherlands national team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robin van Persie has received more than 10,142,299 page views. His biography is available in 85 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 84 in 2019). Robin van Persie is the 378th most popular soccer player (up from 500th in 2019), the 239th most popular biography from Netherlands (up from 256th in 2019) and the 20th most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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  • 85

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  • 4.18

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Among soccer players, Robin van Persie ranks 378 out of 16,880Before him are Branko Zebec, Alessandro Nesta, Angelo Schiavio, Nobuo Matsunaga, Oliver Bierhoff, and Alain Giresse. After him are Hakan Şükür, Wayne Rooney, Claudio Caniggia, Leopoldo Luque, Brian Clough, and Shoichi Nishimura.

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Among people born in 1983, Robin van Persie ranks 12Before him are Andrew Garfield, Edward Snowden, Katrina Kaif, Emily Blunt, Henry Cavill, and Pepe. After him are Ricardo Quaresma, Donald Glover, Philipp Lahm, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, Adam Driver, and Mila Kunis.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Robin van Persie ranks 239 out of 1,427Before him are Bartholomeus van der Helst (1613), Hendrik Petrus Berlage (1856), Otto van Veen (1556), John II, Count of Holland (1247), William II, Duke of Bavaria (1365), and Wesley Sneijder (1984). After him are Lidwina (1380), Pieter van Laer (1599), Jan Jongbloed (1940), Cornelis Johannes van Houten (1920), Adriaen van de Velde (1636), and Ben Feringa (1951).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Robin van Persie ranks 20Before him are Johnny Rep (1951), Ruud van Nistelrooy (1976), Peter Bosz (1963), Erwin Koeman (1961), Patrick Kluivert (1976), and Wesley Sneijder (1984). After him are Jan Jongbloed (1940), Wim Suurbier (1945), Abe Lenstra (1920), Willem van Hanegem (1944), Frank de Boer (1970), and Jaap Stam (1972).

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