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Thomas Ravelli

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Thomas Ravelli (Swedish: [ˈtʊ̌mːas raˈvɛ̌lːɪ]; born 13 August 1959) is a Swedish former professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper. His 21-year professional career was almost exclusively associated with Öster and Göteborg, for whom he appeared in a combined 416 Allsvenskan games. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Ravelli has received more than 235,961 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia. Thomas Ravelli is the 574th most popular soccer player (up from 660th in 2019), the 291st most popular biography from Sweden (up from 305th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Swedish Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Thomas Ravelli ranks 574 out of 16,880Before him are Koji Sasaki, Ján Popluhár, Thibaut Courtois, Ubaldo Fillol, Yasuo Suzuki, and Paul Scholes. After him are Héctor Yazalde, Manfred Kaltz, Gonzalo Higuaín, Sjaak Swart, Diego Milito, and Christian Karembeu.

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Among people born in 1959, Thomas Ravelli ranks 67Before him are Sean Young, Marcia Gay Harden, Moza bint Nasser, Abdullah of Pahang, Azali Assoumani, and Patricia Clarkson. After him are Thomas F. Wilson, Andrea de Cesaris, Clancy Brown, Juha Kankkunen, Allison Janney, and Yasmina Reza.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Thomas Ravelli ranks 291 out of 1,612Before him are Princess Cecilia of Sweden (1540), Allan Edwall (1924), Anette Olzon (1971), Jan Troell (1931), Pernilla August (1958), and Otto Nordenskjöld (1869). After him are Ivar Kreuger (1880), Prince Oscar Bernadotte (1859), Mikkey Dee (1963), Jan-Ove Waldner (1965), Christina Magdalena of the Palatinate-Zweibrücken (1616), and Johannes Magnus (1488).


Among soccer players born in Sweden, Thomas Ravelli ranks 8Before him are Zlatan Ibrahimović (1981), Nils Liedholm (1922), Gunnar Gren (1920), Kurt Hamrin (1934), Henrik Larsson (1971), and Ronnie Hellström (1949). After him are Agne Simonsson (1935), Sven Tumba (1931), Lennart Skoglund (1929), Ove Kindvall (1943), Knut Nordahl (1920), and Sven Rydell (1905).