Yann Sommer

1988 - Today

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Yann Sommer (born 17 December 1988) is a Swiss professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Serie A club Inter Milan and the Switzerland national team. Sommer completed his apprenticeship at Basel, where he won the Swiss Super League on four consecutive occasions, before transferring to Borussia Mönchengladbach in 2014, where he remained for nine years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yann Sommer has received more than 2,591,733 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Yann Sommer is the 937th most popular soccer player (up from 1,413th in 2019), the 257th most popular biography from Switzerland (up from 357th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Swiss Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Yann Sommer ranks 937 out of 21,273Before him are Mauro Tassotti, Hakim Ziyech, Tomas Brolin, Ewald Lienen, Ángel Romano, and Francisco Jara. After him are Jair da Rosa Pinto, Bruno Metsu, Juan Hohberg, Valery Gazzaev, Hassan Shehata, and Michele Andreolo.

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Among people born in 1988, Yann Sommer ranks 18Before him are Khabib Nurmagomedov, Ana de Armas, Derrick Rose, Sergio Busquets, Rupert Grint, and Diego Costa. After him are Lizzo, Adele, Conchita Wurst, Natascha Kampusch, Stephen Curry, and Mats Hummels.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Yann Sommer ranks 257 out of 1,015Before him are Heinz Holliger (1939), Marcel Koller (1960), Gustave Moynier (1826), Ferdinand Kübler (1919), R. Norris Williams (1891), and Giovanni Giacometti (1868). After him are Abraham Trembley (1710), Ernst Brenner (1856), François-Alphonse Forel (1841), Louis Zutter (1865), Princess Elena of Romania (1950), and Giuseppe Motta (1871).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Switzerland

Among soccer players born in Switzerland, Yann Sommer ranks 5Before him are Roberto Di Matteo (1970), André Abegglen (1909), Ivan Rakitić (1988), and Marcel Koller (1960). After him are Leopold Kielholz (1911), Max Abegglen (1902), Josef Hügi (1930), Luuk de Jong (1990), Stéphane Chapuisat (1969), Richard Dürr (1938), and Oliver Neuville (1973).