Simon Kjær

1989 - Today

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Simon Thorup Kjær (born 26 March 1989) is a Danish professional footballer who plays as a centre-back for Serie A club Milan and captains the Denmark national team. He was named 2007 Danish under-19 talent of the year and 2009 Danish Talent of the Year. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Simon Kjær has received more than 1,630,619 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Simon Kjær is the 2,475th most popular soccer player (up from 2,913th in 2019), the 437th most popular biography from Denmark (down from 398th in 2019) and the 28th most popular Danish Soccer Player.

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  • 48

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  • 7.50

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Simon Kjær ranks 2,475 out of 16,923Before him are Jean De Clercq, Karl Stotz, José Luis Panizo, Roberto Soldado, Hernán Gaviria, and Joe Hart. After him are Víctor Fernández, Rafael Gordillo, Costinha, Norberto Boggio, Mutsuhiko Nomura, and Nils Arne Eggen.

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Among people born in 1989, Simon Kjær ranks 42Before him are Phoebe Tonkin, Joe Jonas, Ander Herrera, Jasper Cillessen, Dejan Lovren, and Javier Pastore. After him are Anton Yelchin, Lily James, Nicholas Hoult, Hayden Panettiere, Alexandra Stan, and Marko Marin.

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Among people born in Denmark, Simon Kjær ranks 437 out of 783Before him are Brian Steen Nielsen (1968), Christen Andreas Fonnesbech (1817), Hannibal Sehested (1842), Tommy Seebach (1949), Ernst Schultz (1879), and Klaus Berntsen (1844). After him are Leif Mortensen (1946), Astrid Henning-Jensen (1914), Katy Bødtger (1932), Carsten Jensen (1952), Mogens Lykketoft (1946), and Ebbe Sand (1972).


Among soccer players born in Denmark, Simon Kjær ranks 28Before him are Christian Poulsen (1980), Jan Heintze (1963), Kasper Schmeichel (1986), John Eriksen (1957), Flemming Povlsen (1966), and Brian Steen Nielsen (1968). After him are Ebbe Sand (1972), Henning Enoksen (1935), Ivan Nielsen (1956), Jesper Olsen (1961), Hans Aabech (1948), and Daniel Agger (1984).

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