Toni Kroos

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Toni Kroos (born 4 January 1990) is a German professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for La Liga club Real Madrid. Kroos plays mainly as a central midfielder, but has also been deployed as a deep-lying playmaker in his career. Known for his vision, passing, creativity, crossing and set-piece ability, Kroos is widely regarded as one of the best midfielders of his generation.Kroos began his senior club career playing for Bayern Munich, where he made his debut at age 17 in 2007. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Toni Kroos has received more than 5,585,508 page views. His biography is available in 69 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 67 in 2019). Toni Kroos is the 653rd most popular soccer player (down from 486th in 2019), the 2,185th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,731st in 2019) and the 50th most popular German Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Toni Kroos ranks 653 out of 16,923Before him are Kozo Arai, Sergio Agüero, Miki Sugawara, Peregrino Anselmo, Waldemar de Brito, and Igor Netto. After him are Marius Trésor, Javier Mascherano, Azeglio Vicini, Zózimo, Akira Matsunaga, and Tadao Horie.

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Among people born in 1990, Toni Kroos ranks 7Before him are Margot Robbie, Emma Watson, Liam Hemsworth, Jennifer Lawrence, Kristen Stewart, and Mario Balotelli. After him are Miralem Pjanić, Ciro Immobile, André Schürrle, Magnus Carlsen, Machine Gun Kelly, and The Weeknd.

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Among people born in Germany, Toni Kroos ranks 2,185 out of 5,289Before him are Anna Maria Franziska of Saxe-Lauenburg (1673), Tielman Susato (1500), Miguel, Duke of Braganza (1853), Helmut Lachenmann (1935), Karl Friedrich von Steinmetz (1796), and August Grisebach (1814). After him are Carl Correns (1864), Hans Blumenberg (1920), Günther Lützow (1912), Wilhelm Souchon (1864), Johann Kirnberger (1721), and Cornelia Funke (1958).


Among soccer players born in Germany, Toni Kroos ranks 50Before him are Dieter Müller (1954), Hans Tilkowski (1935), Jürgen Kohler (1965), Manfred Kaltz (1953), Philipp Lahm (1983), and Guido Buchwald (1961). After him are Mario Gómez (1985), Bodo Illgner (1967), Rainer Bonhof (1952), Stefan Effenberg (1968), Joachim Streich (1951), and Jürgen Sparwasser (1948).

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