Simon Mignolet

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Simon Luc Hildebert Mignolet (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈsimɔn ˈmiɲɔˌlɛː], French: [simɔ̃ miɲɔlɛ]; born 6 March 1988) is a Belgian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Belgian club Club Brugge and the Belgium national team. Mignolet started his career with Belgian Second Division side Sint-Truiden in 2004, and spent six years with the club, making 100 senior league appearances and scoring a goal. He moved to Premier League side Sunderland in June 2010 for £2 million, spending three years with them and making 101 appearances across all competitions before moving to Liverpool in June 2013 for £9 million.Mignolet has represented the Belgium national team at every level from under-16 upwards. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Simon Mignolet has received more than 1,581,332 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 50 in 2019). Simon Mignolet is the 3,512th most popular soccer player (down from 2,435th in 2019), the 610th most popular biography from Belgium (down from 463rd in 2019) and the 76th most popular Belgian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Simon Mignolet ranks 3,512 out of 16,923Before him are Ralph Hasenhüttl, Andrea Carnevale, Jesse Lingard, Jens Nowotny, Rob Witschge, and Fredi Bobic. After him are Juan Aguilera, Mateo Kovačić, Roberto Cabañas, Grzegorz Krychowiak, George Orton, and Philippe Bergeroo.

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Among people born in 1988, Simon Mignolet ranks 85Before him are Anna Popplewell, Vasyl Lomachenko, Sébastien Buemi, Nikki Reed, Candice Swanepoel, and Steven Nzonzi. After him are Alfred Enoch, Therese Johaug, Islam Slimani, Kostas Mitroglou, Marin Čilić, and Robert Sheehan.

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Among people born in Belgium, Simon Mignolet ranks 610 out of 899Before him are Jacques Moeschal (1900), Virginie Efira (1977), André Saeys (1911), Gérard Delbeke (1903), Mousa Dembélé (1987), and Stéphanie, Hereditary Grand Duchess of Luxembourg (1984). After him are Philibert Smellinckx (1911), Marc Degryse (1965), Karel De Gucht (1954), Michel De Wolf (1958), Stefan Everts (1972), and Greg Van Avermaet (1985).


Among soccer players born in Belgium, Simon Mignolet ranks 76Before him are August Hellemans (1907), Laurent Grimmonprez (1902), Jacques Moeschal (1900), André Saeys (1911), Gérard Delbeke (1903), and Mousa Dembélé (1987). After him are Philibert Smellinckx (1911), Marc Degryse (1965), Michel De Wolf (1958), Timmy Simons (1976), Marc Millecamps (1950), and Jordan Lukaku (1994).

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