Xherdan Shaqiri

1991 - Today

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Xherdan Shaqiri (Albanian pronunciation: [dʒɛrˈdan ʃaˈciɾi]; born 10 October 1991) is a Swiss professional footballer who plays as a winger for Premier League club Liverpool and the Switzerland national team. Shaqiri began his career at FC Basel, winning honours including three Swiss Super League titles, before moving to Bayern Munich, where he gained nine domestic and continental honours despite playing less frequently. In January 2015, he moved to Inter Milan for a fee of €15 million, and seven months later to Stoke City for a club record £12 million. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Xherdan Shaqiri has received more than 5,848,787 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). Xherdan Shaqiri is the 2,102nd most popular soccer player (down from 902nd in 2019), the 16th most popular biography from Kosovo (down from 12th in 2019) and the most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Xherdan Shaqiri ranks 2,102 out of 16,923Before him are Blaž Slišković, John Bosman, Adãozinho, Pedro, Nils Eriksen, and Ștefan Dobay. After him are Samuel Umtiti, Luís Pereira, Héctor Núñez, Anders Rydberg, Michael Zorc, and Antonio Puchades.

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Among people born in 1991, Xherdan Shaqiri ranks 19Before him are Louis Tomlinson, Martin Braithwaite, Kevin De Bruyne, Bonnie Wright, Shailene Woodley, and Riyad Mahrez. After him are Lorenzo Insigne, Lucas Vázquez, Emily Ratajkowski, Jorginho, Ninja, and Danilo.

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In Kosovo

Among people born in Kosovo, Xherdan Shaqiri ranks 16 out of 38Before him are Sinan Hasani (1922), Adem Demaçi (1936), David Albahari (1948), Isa Mustafa (1951), Agim Çeku (1960), and Ivica Dačić (1966). After him are Rita Ora (1990), Miloš Krasić (1984), Atifete Jahjaga (1975), Valon Behrami (1985), Jeton Kelmendi (1978), and Lorik Cana (1983).


Among soccer players born in Kosovo, Xherdan Shaqiri ranks 1After him are Miloš Krasić (1984), Valon Behrami (1985), Lorik Cana (1983), Besnik Hasi (1971), Ardian Kozniku (1967), Etrit Berisha (1989), Milan Biševac (1983), Samir Ujkani (1988), Fatos Bećiraj (1988), Emir Bajrami (1988), and Përparim Hetemaj (1986).

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