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Seydou Keita

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Seydou Keïta (French pronunciation: [sɛdu kɛjta]; anglicised to Keita; born 16 January 1980) is a Malian former professional footballer. A versatile midfielder, he operated as both a central or defensive midfielder. Keita most notably played for Lens (five seasons) and Barcelona (four), winning 14 titles with the latter club after signing in 2008. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Seydou Keita has received more than 934,062 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Seydou Keita is the 1,332nd most popular soccer player (up from 1,532nd in 2019), the 20th most popular biography from Mali (down from 15th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Malian Soccer Player.

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  • 47

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  • 2.91

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Among soccer players, Seydou Keita ranks 1,332 out of 16,880Before him are Juan Carlos Calvo, Marcelino García Toral, Megumi Torigoe, Ciro Immobile, Miodrag Belodedici, and Francisco Olazar. After him are Eusebio Tejera, Herbert Prohaska, Georginio Wijnaldum, Ron Flowers, Edu, and Isco.

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Among people born in 1980, Seydou Keita ranks 41Before him are John Terry, Roman Weidenfeller, David Garrett, Jordana Brewster, Jo Jung-suk, and Kim Tae-hee. After him are Kate Ryan, Ben Whishaw, Virgil Abloh, William Levy, Emre Belözoğlu, and Angelos Charisteas.

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In Mali

Among people born in Mali, Seydou Keita ranks 20 out of 62Before him are Salif Keïta (1946), Amadou Hampâté Bâ (1900), Sonni Ali (1464), Cissé Mariam Kaïdama Sidibé (1948), Boubacar Traoré (1942), and Jean Zerbo (1943). After him are Modibo Keita (1942), Souleymane Cissé (1940), Yambo Ouologuem (1940), Malick Sidibé (1935), Choguel Kokalla Maïga (1958), and Moctar Ouane (1955).

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Among soccer players born in Mali, Seydou Keita ranks 2Before him are Salif Keïta (1946). After him are Mahamadou Diarra (1981), Cheick Diabaté (1988), Adama Coulibaly (1980), Modibo Maïga (1987), Adama Traoré (1995), Almamy Touré (1996), Hamari Traoré (1992), Adama Tamboura (1985), Samba Sow (1989), and Amadou Haidara (1998).