Yaya Touré

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Yaya Touré

Gnégnéri Yaya Touré (born 13 May 1983) is an Ivorian professional footballer who plays as a midfielder and last played for Chinese Super League club Qingdao Huanghai. Touré aspired to be a striker during his youth and has played centre-back, including for Barcelona in the 2009 UEFA Champions League Final. However, he has spent the majority of his career as a box-to-box midfielder for club and country, where he has been regarded as one of the world's best players in his position. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yaya Touré has received more than 4,832,177 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 611th most popular soccer player.

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  • 61

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.59

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.58

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Yaya Touré ranks 609 out of 13,233Before him are Predrag Mijatović, Hiroaki Sato, Marc Overmars, Horst Hrubesch, Juris Laizāns, and Tatsuya Shiji. After him are Hiroshi Katayama, Kevin-Prince Boateng, Óscar Míguez, Seishiro Shimatani, Alan Shearer, and Cláudio Taffarel.

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Among people born in 1983, Yaya Touré ranks 19Before him are Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, Katrina Kaif, Philipp Lahm, Juan Guaidó, Daniele De Rossi, and Ricardo Quaresma. After him are Emily Blunt, Rafael van der Vaart, Mila Kunis, Henry Cavill, Claudio Bravo, and Fabio Quagliarella.

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In Côte d'Ivoire

Among people born in Côte d'Ivoire, Yaya Touré ranks 3 out of 53Before him are Félix Houphouët-Boigny (1905) and Laurent Gbagbo (1945). After him are Robert Guéï (1941), Henri Konan Bédié (1934), Bernard Agré (1926), Ahmadou Kourouma (1927), Gervinho (1987), Basile Boli (1967), Isaach de Bankolé (1957), Seydou Doumbia (1987), and Emmanuel Eboué (1983).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Côte d'Ivoire

Among soccer players born in Côte d'Ivoire, Yaya Touré ranks 1After him are Gervinho (1987), Basile Boli (1967), Seydou Doumbia (1987), Emmanuel Eboué (1983), Didier Zokora (1980), Wilfried Bony (1988), Lacina Traoré (1990), Abdul Kader Keïta (1981), Donald-Olivier Sié (1970), Ibrahim Touré (1985), and Wilfried Zaha (1992).

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