Thibaut Courtois

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Thibaut Courtois

Thibaut Nicolas Marc Courtois (Dutch: [tiˈboː kuːrˈtʋaː]; born 11 May 1992) is a Belgian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Belgium national team. Courtois graduated through the youth system of Genk, and aged 18, he played a key role in the team's Belgian Pro League victory. In July 2011 he joined Chelsea for a reported £8 million, and was immediately loaned to Atlético Madrid. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thibaut Courtois has received more than 4,019,043 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 677th most popular soccer player.

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  • 65

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.93

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Thibaut Courtois ranks 674 out of 13,233Before him are Teruki Miyamoto, Nicolas Anelka, Franz Binder, Edmundo Suárez, José Águas, and Alessandro Altobelli. After him are Christian Vieri, Aldair, Marc-André ter Stegen, József Zakariás, Eduard Streltsov, and Azeglio Vicini.

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Among people born in 1992, Thibaut Courtois ranks 6Before him are Neymar, Selena Gomez, Mohamed Salah, Miley Cyrus, and Philippe Coutinho. After him are Marc-André ter Stegen, Son Heung-min, Sadio Mané, Phil Jones, Alisson, and Park Chanyeol.

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In Belgium

Among people born in Belgium, Thibaut Courtois ranks 281 out of 658Before him are J.-H. Rosny aîné (1856), Henry IV, Duke of Brabant (1251), Gothelo I, Duke of Lorraine (967), Stromae (1985), Gaston Roelants (1937), and Patrick Bauchau (1938). After him are Lucien Buysse (1892), Catharina van Hemessen (1528), Pierre Harmel (1911), Joachim Beuckelaer (1533), Adalard of Corbie (751), and Philippe Herreweghe (1947).


Among soccer players born in Belgium, Thibaut Courtois ranks 7Before him are Jean-Marie Pfaff (1953), Paul Van Himst (1943), Eden Hazard (1991), Michel Preud'homme (1959), Jan Ceulemans (1957), and Herbert Wimmer (1944). After him are Romelu Lukaku (1993), Enzo Scifo (1966), Franky Van der Elst (1961), Jean-Marc Bosman (1964), Bernard Voorhoof (1910), and Henri Coppens (1930).

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