Sami Khedira

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Sami Khedira (German pronunciation: [ˈsaːmiː xeˈdiːʁaː]; born 4 April 1987) is a German former professional footballer who played as a central midfielder.He began his career at VfB Stuttgart, winning the Bundesliga in 2007, before moving to Real Madrid in 2010. In his five seasons in Spain, he won seven domestic and international trophies, including the UEFA Champions League in 2014. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sami Khedira has received more than 3,162,167 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Sami Khedira is the 861st most popular soccer player (down from 782nd in 2019), the 2,570th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,176th in 2019) and the 68th most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Sami Khedira ranks 861 out of 16,923Before him are Fernando Paternoster, Pak Doo-ik, Mauro Tassotti, Luigi Simoni, Ian Callaghan, and Ariel Ortega. After him are Dirk Kuyt, Paul Gascoigne, Dejan Stanković, Txiki Begiristain, José Águas, and Billy Wright.

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Among people born in 1987, Sami Khedira ranks 17Before him are Gerard Piqué, Blake Lively, Cesc Fàbregas, Tom Felton, Lee Min-ho, and Arda Turan. After him are Kevin-Prince Boateng, Elliot Page, Marek Hamšík, Dries Mertens, David Luiz, and Julian Nagelsmann.

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Among people born in Germany, Sami Khedira ranks 2,570 out of 5,289Before him are Philipp von Boeselager (1917), Ludwig Kübler (1889), Hermann Esser (1900), Princess Maria Ludwiga Theresia of Bavaria (1872), Ruth Westheimer (1928), and Princess Frederica Wilhelmina of Prussia (1796). After him are Prince Alfons of Bavaria (1862), Barthel Beham (1502), Karl Wilhelm Feuerbach (1800), Walther Kadow (1900), Adolf Erman (1854), and Walter Hohmann (1880).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Sami Khedira ranks 68Before him are Horst-Dieter Höttges (1943), Robert Enke (1977), Marco Reus (1989), Hennes Weisweiler (1919), Klaus Augenthaler (1957), and Christoph Daum (1953). After him are Kevin-Prince Boateng (1987), Willi Schulz (1938), Jérôme Boateng (1988), Thomas Häßler (1966), Mario Götze (1992), and Horst Eckel (1932).

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