Wesley Sneijder

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Wesley Sneijder

Wesley Sneijder (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈʋɛsli ˈsnɛidər] (listen); born 9 June 1984) is a former Dutch professional footballer. He was named UEFA midfielder of the season and one of the three best midfielders in the world for 2010 by FIFA. A product of the Ajax Youth Academy, he started his professional career playing for Ajax, with whom he won four trophies and was awarded the Johan Cruyff Trophy in 2004. He was sold to Real Madrid for €27 million in 2007, winning La Liga in his first season with the club, and transferred to Inter Milan for €15 million in 2009. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wesley Sneijder has received more than 2,936,840 page views. His biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 373rd most popular soccer player.

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  • 70

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  • 3.00

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Wesley Sneijder ranks 371 out of 13,233Before him are Motoo Tatsuhara, Carlos Bilardo, Vladimir Beara, Gaetano Scirea, Rajko Mitić, and Enrique Ballestrero. After him are Imre Schlosser, Michihiro Ozawa, Andoni Zubizarreta, Shigeo Sugimoto, Nereo Rocco, and Gyula Lóránt.

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Among people born in 1984, Wesley Sneijder ranks 8Before him are Scarlett Johansson, Andrés Iniesta, Arjen Robben, Fernando Torres, Avril Lavigne, and Basshunter. After him are Robinho, Katy Perry, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Thiago Silva, Alizée, and LeBron James.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Wesley Sneijder ranks 241 out of 908Before him are Martinus Beijerinck (1851), Balthasar van der Ast (1593), John Goodricke (1764), Jozef Israëls (1824), Sicco Mansholt (1908), and Hendrik Verwoerd (1901). After him are Danny Blind (1961), Willem Blaeu (1571), Teddy Scholten (1926), Bartholomeus van der Helst (1613), Ludger (742), and Constantijn Huygens (1596).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Wesley Sneijder ranks 18Before him are Johnny Rep (1951), René van de Kerkhof (1951), Robin van Persie (1983), Patrick Kluivert (1976), Willy van de Kerkhof (1951), and Peter Bosz (1963). After him are Danny Blind (1961), Klaas-Jan Huntelaar (1983), Jaap Stam (1972), Sjaak Swart (1938), Virgil van Dijk (1991), and Jan Jongbloed (1940).

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