SOCCER PLAYER

Shinji Kagawa

1989 - Today

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Shinji Kagawa (Japanese: 香川 真司 Kagawa Shinji [kaɡaɰa ɕindʑi]; born 17 March 1989) is a Japanese professional footballer who most recently plays as a midfielder for Belgian First Division A club Sint-Truidense V.V. and the Japan national team. Kagawa began his professional career in his homeland with Cerezo Osaka before joining Borussia Dortmund in 2010. After two years with Dortmund, Kagawa signed for Manchester United on a four-year contract. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Shinji Kagawa has received more than 2,952,277 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Shinji Kagawa is the 1,508th most popular soccer player (down from 1,125th in 2019), the 954th most popular biography from Japan (down from 766th in 2019) and the 214th most popular Japanese Soccer Player.

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Shinji Kagawa ranks 1,508 out of 16,923Before him are Joel Antônio Martins, Edmílson, Władysław Żmuda, Joseph Mermans, Mario David, and Hiroshi Yoshida. After him are Takaji Mori, Rodrigo Palacio, Jorge Olguín, Manuel Seoane, Héctor Vilches, and Sophus Nielsen.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1989, Shinji Kagawa ranks 27Before him are Jules Bianchi, Lee Jong-suk, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Isaiah Thomas, Ashley Benson, and Brie Larson. After him are Axel Witsel, Xavier Dolan, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Eliza Taylor, Valtteri Bottas, and James Harden.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Shinji Kagawa ranks 954 out of 5,560Before him are Yoshito Usui (1958), Shigeru Umebayashi (1951), Ichirō Nagai (1931), Shinji Mikami (1965), Hiroshi Yoshida (1958), and Hiromu Arakawa (1973). After him are Takaji Mori (1943), Tsutomu Seki (1930), Masuji Ibuse (1898), Takehiko Inoue (1967), Yuki Kajiura (1965), and Yoshiki (1965).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Japan

Among soccer players born in Japan, Shinji Kagawa ranks 214Before him are Yuji Kishioku (1954), Koichi Kudo (1909), Yoshinori Shigematsu (1930), Saburō Kawabuchi (1936), Toshio Takabayashi (1953), and Hiroshi Yoshida (1958). After him are Takaji Mori (1943), Kenzo Yokoyama (1943), Hisao Sekiguchi (1954), Choei Sato (1951), Tatsuhiko Seta (1952), and Masafumi Yokoyama (1956).

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