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Saeed Al-Owairan

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Saeed Ali Al-Owairan Al-Dossari (Arabic: سعيد علي العويران الدوسري‎; born 19 August 1967) is a Saudi Arabian former footballer who played as an attacking midfielder or forward for Saudi Pro League club Al-Shabab. Widely considered to be one of the greatest Asian footballers of all time, Al-Owairan is renowned for his goal in the 1994 World Cup against Belgium, which was considered the sixth-best in FIFA's Goal of the Century rankings. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Saeed Al-Owairan has received more than 371,764 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Saeed Al-Owairan is the 2,399th most popular soccer player (up from 2,632nd in 2019), the 161st most popular biography from Saudi Arabia (down from 149th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Saudi Arabian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Saeed Al-Owairan ranks 2,399 out of 16,880Before him are Humberto Tozzi, Constantin Rădulescu, Steve Perryman, Lizardo Rodríguez Nue, József Háda, and José Vicente. After him are Eder, Adrián Escudero, Horacio Muñoz, Adri van Male, Helmut Senekowitsch, and Theofanis Gekas.

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Among people born in 1967, Saeed Al-Owairan ranks 178Before him are Izumi Sakai, Sasha Mitchell, Andreas Scholl, Günther, Paweł Mąciwoda, and Toshiyuki Morikawa. After him are Javier Cámara, Jorge Dely Valdés, Kotono Mitsuishi, Luc Nilis, Meho Kodro, and Roberto Rosetti.

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In Saudi Arabia

Among people born in Saudi Arabia, Saeed Al-Owairan ranks 161 out of 251Before him are Al-Hurr ibn Abd al-Rahman al-Thaqafi (700), Majed Abdullah (1959), Al-A'sha (570), Ali Al-Naimi (1935), Jotapianus (200), and Sami Al-Jaber (1972). After him are Mohamed Al-Deayea (1972), Lisa Eilbacher (1956), Adel al-Jubeir (1962), Abu Mohammad al-Julani (1981), Saud Al-Shuraim (1964), and Melora Walters (1960).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Saudi Arabia

Among soccer players born in Saudi Arabia, Saeed Al-Owairan ranks 3Before him are Majed Abdullah (1959) and Sami Al-Jaber (1972). After him are Mohamed Al-Deayea (1972), Salem Al-Dawsari (1991), Omar Abdulrahman (1991), Yousuf Al-Thunayan (1963), Salman Al-Faraj (1989), Yasser Al-Qahtani (1982), Hussein Abdulghani (1977), Mohammed Al-Khilaiwi (1971), and Mohammed Noor (1978).