Yohan Cabaye

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Yohan Cabaye (French pronunciation: [jɔ.an ka.baj]; born 14 January 1986) is a French former professional footballer who played as a midfielder. Cabaye began his football career playing for hometown club US Tourcoing at the age of six. After seven years developing in the club's youth academy, he joined professional club Lille. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yohan Cabaye has received more than 1,747,255 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 49 in 2019). Yohan Cabaye is the 5,344th most popular soccer player (down from 4,199th in 2019), the 5,148th most popular biography from France (down from 4,657th in 2019) and the 281st most popular French Soccer Player.

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  • 50

    Languages Editions (L)

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    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.05

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among soccer players, Yohan Cabaye ranks 5,344 out of 21,273Before him are Alex Stepney, Jean-François Larios, Lukáš Hrádecký, Erwin Sánchez, Jaime Belmonte, and Blaise Nkufo. After him are Matteo Guendouzi, Béla Várady, Ole Rasmussen, Vasil Metodiev, Jens Jørn Bertelsen, and Roger Rio.

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Among people born in 1986, Yohan Cabaye ranks 160Before him are Éder, Camilla Belle, Zlata Ognevich, Ari Aster, Aaron Swartz, and Moon Chae-won. After him are Antonia Thomas, Moussa Sow, Ștefan Radu, Shaun White, Viktor Troicki, and Katie Cassidy.

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In France

Among people born in France, Yohan Cabaye ranks 5,148 out of 6,770Before him are Daniel Schneidermann (1958), Rémi Garde (1966), Jacques Grimonpon (1925), François Bourbotte (1913), Sofiane Boufal (1993), and Luka Karabatic (1988). After him are Jean-Jacques Guissart (1927), Matteo Guendouzi (1999), Stanislas Merhar (1971), Roger Rio (1913), Moussa Sow (1986), and Kavinsky (1975).


Among soccer players born in France, Yohan Cabaye ranks 281Before him are Lionel Charbonnier (1966), Éric Di Meco (1963), Rémi Garde (1966), Jacques Grimonpon (1925), François Bourbotte (1913), and Sofiane Boufal (1993). After him are Matteo Guendouzi (1999), Roger Rio (1913), Moussa Sow (1986), Alain Couriol (1958), Jacques Mairesse (1905), and Yacine Brahimi (1990).