Youri Djorkaeff

1968 - Today

Photo of Youri Djorkaeff

Icon of person Youri Djorkaeff

Youri Raffi Djorkaeff (born 9 March 1968) is a French former professional footballer who played as an attacking midfielder or forward. Throughout his club career, he played for teams in France, Italy, Germany, England, and the United States. At international level, Djorkaeff scored 28 goals in 82 appearances with the French national team between 1993 and 2002. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Youri Djorkaeff has received more than 883,774 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 48 in 2019). Youri Djorkaeff is the 390th most popular soccer player (up from 449th in 2019), the 1,719th most popular biography from France (up from 1,917th in 2019) and the 17th most popular French Soccer Player.

Memorability Metrics

  • 880k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 67.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 50

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.47

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.90

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Youri Djorkaeffs by language


Among soccer players, Youri Djorkaeff ranks 390 out of 16,923Before him are Dida, Ivo Viktor, Shiro Azumi, Angelo Schiavio, Yasuyuki Kuwahara, and Hernán Crespo. After him are Zvonimir Boban, Oliver Bierhoff, Marco Materazzi, Kinjiro Shimizu, Jan Koller, and Luka Modrić.

Most Popular Soccer Players in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1968, Youri Djorkaeff ranks 29Before him are Josh Brolin, Brendan Fraser, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Hashim Thaçi, Marcel Desailly, and Anastacia. After him are Zvonimir Boban, Oliver Bierhoff, Aaron Eckhart, Mswati III, Jim Caviezel, and Ashley Judd.

Others Born in 1968

Go to all Rankings

In France

Among people born in France, Youri Djorkaeff ranks 1,719 out of 5,234Before him are François-Michel le Tellier, Marquis de Louvois (1641), Georges Guynemer (1894), Charles, Duke of Brittany (1319), Joseph Bodin de Boismortier (1689), Alphonse Allais (1854), and Florestan I, Prince of Monaco (1785). After him are Vincent of Lérins (400), Jules Romains (1885), Jean-Marie Lustiger (1926), Capucine (1928), Pierre Werner (1913), and Charlotte Aglaé d'Orléans (1700).


Among soccer players born in France, Youri Djorkaeff ranks 17Before him are Raymond Domenech (1952), Franck Ribéry (1983), Fabien Barthez (1971), Karim Benzema (1987), David Trezeguet (1977), and Antoine Griezmann (1991). After him are Guy Roux (1938), Jean Djorkaeff (1939), Henri Delaunay (1883), Eric Abidal (1979), Nicolas Anelka (1979), and Alain Giresse (1952).