Timmy Simons

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Timmy Simons (born 11 December 1976) is a Belgian former professional footballer who played as a defensive midfielder. He was known for his tireless work ethic and penalty-taking ability, having scored 48 competitive goals through penalties, missing only 5. In 2012, at age 36, Simons was both the outfield player with the most minutes and the most kilometres in the Bundesliga. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Timmy Simons has received more than 209,864 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Timmy Simons is the 4,186th most popular soccer player (down from 3,777th in 2019), the 693rd most popular biography from Belgium (down from 620th in 2019) and the 89th most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Timmy Simons ranks 4,186 out of 16,880Before him are Levan Kobiashvili, Almir, Giampaolo Menichelli, Sergio Brio, Masaru Uchiyama, and Lacina Traoré. After him are Marañón, Peter Dubovský, Yannick Stopyra, Vasil Metodiev, Danijel Ljuboja, and Andy van der Meyde.

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Among people born in 1976, Timmy Simons ranks 222Before him are Herman Li, Wanderlei Silva, Walter Pandiani, Brandon Call, Chelsea Charms, and Magno Alves. After him are Liv Kristine, Gaby Espino, Barbie Hsu, França, Peyton Manning, and Tatyana Lebedeva.

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Among people born in Belgium, Timmy Simons ranks 693 out of 1,019Before him are Tia Hellebaut (1978), Luc Luycx (1958), Victor Verschueren (1893), Frank Odberg (1879), Divock Origi (1995), and Greg Van Avermaet (1985). After him are Olivier Gourmet (1963), Joseph Vissers (1928), Anne-Marie Lizin (1949), Polydore Veirman (1881), Léon Rosenfeld (1904), and Nacer Chadli (1989).


Among soccer players born in Belgium, Timmy Simons ranks 89Before him are Jean Claessens (1908), Filip De Wilde (1964), Marc Degryse (1965), Adnan Januzaj (1995), Michel De Wolf (1958), and Divock Origi (1995). After him are Nacer Chadli (1989), Jules Pappaert (1905), Kevin Mirallas (1987), Marc Baecke (1956), René Verheyen (1952), and Nico Claesen (1962).