Sol Bamba

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Souleymane Bamba (born 13 January 1985) is a professional footballer who plays for Championship club Cardiff City and the Ivorian national team as a centre-back. Bamba started his career in his native France with Paris Saint-Germain, but failed to establish himself in their first team. He moved to Scotland to join Dunfermline Athletic in 2006, helping the club reach the final of the Scottish Cup in his first season. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sol Bamba has received more than 589,244 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Sol Bamba is the 10,040th most popular soccer player (down from 9,184th in 2019), the 4,855th most popular biography from France (down from 3,990th in 2019) and the 528th most popular French Soccer Player.

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  • 31

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  • 4.12

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Sol Bamba ranks 10,040 out of 16,923. Before him are Koji Miyoshi, Michael Gravgaard, Álex Bergantiños, Shin Nakamura, Makoto Yonekura, and Darwin Machís. After him are Vyacheslav Sviderskyi, Sam Larsson, José Reginaldo Vital, Issa Diop, Ranielli José Cechinato, and Levan Mchedlidze.

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Among people born in 1985, Sol Bamba ranks 731Before him are Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad, Anton Korobov, Dustin Milligan, Adi Rocha, Jake Lacy, and Álex Bergantiños. After him are Mathilde Johansson, Fabio Sabatini, Damir Markota, Zoran Erceg, Cristian Villagra, and Elisabeth Pähtz.

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In France

Among people born in France, Sol Bamba ranks 4,855 out of 5,234. Before him are Jérémy Clément (1984), Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad (1985), Maurice Manificat (1986), Malang Sarr (1999), Christophe Le Mével (1980), and Mike Di Meglio (1988). After him are Issa Diop (1997), Laure Boulleau (1986), Hameur Bouazza (1985), Florence Baverel-Robert (1974), Klingande (1990), and Sébastien Bassong (1986).


Among soccer players born in France, Sol Bamba ranks 528Before him are Jonathan Bamba (1996), Valentin Eysseric (1992), Fahid Ben Khalfallah (1982), Romain Hamouma (1987), Jérémy Clément (1984), and Malang Sarr (1999). After him are Issa Diop (1997), Laure Boulleau (1986), Hameur Bouazza (1985), Sébastien Bassong (1986), Mathieu Dossevi (1988), and Jeff Reine-Adélaïde (1998).