Sidney Sam

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Sidney Sam (German pronunciation: [ˈzɪd.nɛː ˈzam]; born 31 January 1988) is a German former professional footballer who played as a forward or winger. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sidney Sam has received more than 251,181 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Sidney Sam is the 6,936th most popular soccer player (down from 4,508th in 2019), the 4,663rd most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,313th in 2019) and the 429th most popular German Soccer Player.

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  • 49.09

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.97

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Sidney Sam ranks 6,936 out of 16,923Before him are Kasper Bøgelund, Kenichi Uemura, Robin Quaison, José Ortigoza, Derek Dougan, and Giorgian De Arrascaeta. After him are Yury Gazinsky, Vladimír Darida, Ryad Boudebouz, Florian Maurice, Emil Hallfreðsson, and Andy Gray.

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Among people born in 1988, Sidney Sam ranks 308Before him are Dominik Landertinger, Marco Mengoni, Kim Yu-bin, Ashton Eaton, Charles Kaboré, and Julia Görges. After him are Cristina Scuccia, Ai Fukuhara, Alexander Vlahos, Agustín Marchesín, Vito Mannone, and Jessica Lowndes.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Sidney Sam ranks 4,663 out of 5,289Before him are Uwe Gensheimer (1986), Robert Harting (1984), Christian Schulz (1983), Hannah Herzsprung (1981), Mario Kummer (1962), and Julia Görges (1988). After him are Florian Kohfeldt (1982), Kostja Ullmann (1984), Arnd Peiffer (1987), Andrea Fischer (1960), Joselu (1990), and Daniel Günther (1973).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Sidney Sam ranks 429Before him are Gedion Zelalem (1997), Dennis Aogo (1987), Mitchell Weiser (1994), Lukas Klostermann (1996), Andreas Reinke (1969), and Christian Schulz (1983). After him are Joselu (1990), Julian Schieber (1989), Steffi Jones (1972), Zlatan Bajramović (1979), Roberto Soriano (1991), and Daniel Schwaab (1988).