Ryan Babel

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Ryan Guno Babel (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈrɑjɐn ˈbaːbəl]; born 19 December 1986) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays for Turkish Süper Lig club Galatasaray, and the Netherlands national team. He can play as a striker or left winger. Babel began his career at Ajax in 1998, working his way up through the youth team and into the senior squad. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ryan Babel has received more than 2,550,212 page views. His biography is available in 53 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Ryan Babel is the 1,891st most popular soccer player (down from 1,319th in 2019), the 560th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 469th in 2019) and the 69th most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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  • 3.42

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Among soccer players, Ryan Babel ranks 1,891 out of 16,923Before him are Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink, Jurandir de Freitas, Daniel Killer, Maxi Rodríguez, Josip Iličić, and Aldo Donati. After him are Karl Zischek, Stellan Nilsson, Zdeněk Zikán, Stefan Bozhkov, Carlos Spadaro, and Grégory Coupet.

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Among people born in 1986, Ryan Babel ranks 41Before him are Claudio Marchisio, Inna, Ibrahim Afellay, Sam Claflin, Lea Michele, and Park Min-young. After him are BoA, Michu, Fahriye Evcen, Emily VanCamp, Vincent Kompany, and Richard Madden.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Ryan Babel ranks 560 out of 1,209Before him are Lenny Kuhr (1950), Martin Garrix (1996), Björn Kuipers (1973), Peter van de Kamp (1901), Kick Smit (1911), and Maarten Stekelenburg (1982). After him are Jaap Eden (1873), Eppie Wietzes (1938), Tylman van Gameren (1632), Johannes Burman (1707), Peter Post (1933), and Willem Johan Kolff (1911).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Ryan Babel ranks 69Before him are Nigel de Jong (1984), Michael Reiziger (1973), Wim Kieft (1962), Wim Anderiesen (1903), Kick Smit (1911), and Maarten Stekelenburg (1982). After him are Jaap Eden (1873), Memphis Depay (1994), Wim Jonk (1966), Boudewijn Zenden (1976), John Bosman (1965), and Leen Vente (1911).

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