Samir Nasri

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Samir Nasri (Arabic: سمير نصري; born 26 June 1987) is a French former professional footballer. He primarily played as an attacking midfielder and a winger, although he had also been deployed in central midfield. Nasri was known for his dribbling, ball control and passing ability. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Samir Nasri has received more than 4,736,229 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia. Samir Nasri is the 1,228th most popular soccer player (down from 501st in 2019), the 3,189th most popular biography from France (down from 2,077th in 2019) and the 60th most popular French Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 4.7M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 52.84

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 61

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.44

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.45

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Samir Nasris by language

Over the past year Samir Nasri has had the most page views in the with 408,728 views, followed by French (339,806), and Italian (76,420). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Southern Azerbaijani (345.70%), Korean (179.16%), and Malagasy (91.73%)


Among soccer players, Samir Nasri ranks 1,228 out of 21,273Before him are Al-Saadi Gaddafi, Josef Hügi, Luis Regueiro, António Simões, José Torres, and Vinícius Júnior. After him are Steve McManaman, Roger Hunt, Péter Palotás, José Della Torre, Nobuyuki Oishi, and Marc-Vivien Foé.

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Among people born in 1987, Samir Nasri ranks 24Before him are Blake Lively, Julian Nagelsmann, Arda Turan, Marek Hamšík, Dries Mertens, and Dimitri Payet. After him are Elliot Page, Kevin-Prince Boateng, Jamie Vardy, Andy Murray, Ji Chang-wook, and Marouane Fellaini.

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In France

Among people born in France, Samir Nasri ranks 3,189 out of 6,770Before him are Bernard Morel (1925), Marc Ferro (1924), Adolphe Pégoud (1889), Jean Guillou (1930), J. F. Oberlin (1740), and Frédéric Cuvier (1773). After him are Peter Julian Eymard (1811), Jean-Joseph, Marquis Dessolles (1767), Charles Blanc (1813), Jacques Marquette (1637), Suzanne Flon (1918), and Gustave Schlumberger (1844).


Among soccer players born in France, Samir Nasri ranks 60Before him are Manuel Amoros (1962), Jacques Santini (1952), Ludovic Giuly (1976), Didier Six (1954), Riyad Mahrez (1991), and Albert Batteux (1919). After him are Ousmane Dembélé (1997), Bernard Lacombe (1952), Antoine Cuissard (1924), Pierre Sinibaldi (1924), Claude Abbes (1927), and Sylvain Wiltord (1974).