Yoann Gourcuff

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Yoann Gourcuff

Yoann Miguel Gourcuff (French pronunciation: ​[jɔan ɡuʁkyf] or Breton pronunciation: [joãnː ɡuːrkỹː]; born 11 July 1986) is a French professional footballer who is a free agent. He operates mainly as an attacking midfielder, but can also be utilized as a withdrawn striker and is described as a "playmaker of real quality" who "is an accomplished passer of the ball". Gourcuff has been described by former French international David Ginola as the best French player of his generation. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yoann Gourcuff has received more than 798,189 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,372nd most popular soccer player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 800k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 43.66

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 44

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.79

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Yoann Gourcuff ranks 2,368 out of 13,233Before him are Adalbert Steiner, Enzo Robotti, Bernardo Silva, Lei Clijsters, Dieter Herzog, and Kent Karlsson. After him are Ed de Goey, Mustapha Dahleb, Antoni Piechniczek, Valeri Karpin, Uwe Rahn, and Thomas Berthold.

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Among people born in 1986, Yoann Gourcuff ranks 77Before him are Dane DeHaan, João Moutinho, Holland Roden, Ignazio Abate, Richard Gasquet, and Agnez Mo. After him are Maria Ozawa, Renaud Lavillenie, Cristián Zapata, Lindsey Stirling, Amanda Bynes, and Yuto Nagatomo.

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In France

Among people born in France, Yoann Gourcuff ranks 3,235 out of 4,109Before him are Alexandre Lacazette (1991), Jacques Audiberti (1899), Richard Gasquet (1986), Clotilde Courau (1969), Imany (1979), and Paul Le Guen (1964). After him are Nicolas Mahut (1982), Julieta Lanteri (1873), Marouane Chamakh (1984), Alain Boghossian (1970), Philippe Claudel (1962), and Renaud Lavillenie (1986).


Among soccer players born in France, Yoann Gourcuff ranks 114Before him are Mohamed Sissoko (1985), Nabil Fekir (1993), Mathieu Flamini (1984), Steven Nzonzi (1988), Kevin Gameiro (1987), and Alexandre Lacazette (1991). After him are Marouane Chamakh (1984), Alain Boghossian (1970), Alain Perrin (1956), Marcel Aubour (null), Antoine Cuissard (1924), and Benjamin Mendy (1994).

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