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 3,420,184 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 69 in 2019). Sami Khedira is the 646th most popular soccer player (up from 861st in 2019), the 2,300th most popular biography from Germany (up from 2,570th in 2019) and the 49th most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Sami Khedira ranks 646 out of 16,880Before him are Javier Mascherano, Paulo Futre, Cesc Fàbregas, Hideo Shinojima, Jay-Jay Okocha, and Ferenc Plattkó. After him are Phil Jones, Geoff Hurst, Santos Iriarte, Amadeo Carrizo, Brian Laudrup, and Hans Schäfer.

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Among people born in 1987, Sami Khedira ranks 16Before him are Arturo Vidal, Lee Min-ho, David Luiz, Gonzalo Higuaín, Cesc Fàbregas, and Elliot Page. After him are Maria Sharapova, Tom Felton, Blake Lively, Arda Turan, Julian Nagelsmann, and Kevin-Prince Boateng.

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Among people born in Germany, Sami Khedira ranks 2,300 out of 6,142Before him are Judith Kerr (1923), Beatrice of Swabia (1198), Heinz Rühmann (1902), George Mountbatten, 2nd Marquess of Milford Haven (1892), Wilhelm Worringer (1881), and Heinz G. Konsalik (1921). After him are Margravine Johanna of Baden-Baden (1704), Jacob Christian Schäffer (1718), Prince William of Hesse-Kassel (1787), Hans Albers (1891), Ernst I, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg (1794), and Adolf von Henselt (1814).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Sami Khedira ranks 49Before him are Hans-Peter Briegel (1955), Manfred Kaltz (1953), Jürgen Grabowski (1944), Bernd Hölzenbein (1946), Jérôme Boateng (1988), and Max Morlock (1925). After him are Hans Schäfer (1927), Marco Reus (1989), Mario Gómez (1985), Guido Buchwald (1961), Bodo Illgner (1967), and Hennes Weisweiler (1919).

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