Yussuf Poulsen

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Yussuf Yurary Poulsen (Danish pronunciation: [ˈjusuf ˈpʰʌwlsn̩]; born 15 June 1994) is a Danish professional footballer who plays as a striker for Bundesliga club RB Leipzig and the Denmark national team. He sometimes uses Yurary as his shirt name. After starting his professional career with Lyngby, he transferred to RB Leipzig in 2013, helping them to consecutive promotions from the 3. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yussuf Poulsen has received more than 1,612,663 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Yussuf Poulsen is the 4,063rd most popular soccer player (down from 3,639th in 2019), the 554th most popular biography from Denmark (down from 486th in 2019) and the 47th most popular Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Yussuf Poulsen ranks 4,063 out of 16,880Before him are Georges Bereta, Dele Alli, Jean-Paul Bertrand-Demanes, Abou Diaby, Jamal Musiala, and Tiémoué Bakayoko. After him are Pierre Korb, Gabriel Popescu, Neto, Ever Palacios, Kamil Glik, and Ricardo Pereira.

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Among people born in 1994, Yussuf Poulsen ranks 61Before him are Kang Seul-gi, Iñaki Williams, Federico Bernardeschi, Emerson Palmieri, Ansel Elgort, and Tiémoué Bakayoko. After him are Giannis Antetokounmpo, Wout van Aert, Piotr Zieliński, Han So-hee, Yerry Mina, and Eric Bailly.

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Among people born in Denmark, Yussuf Poulsen ranks 554 out of 893Before him are Claes Bang (1967), Klaus Berggreen (1958), Ritt Bjerregaard (1941), Søren Petersen (1894), Niklas Landin Jacobsen (1988), and Lene Hau (1959). After him are Birthe Kjær (1948), Per Stig Møller (1942), Whigfield (1970), Andreas Christensen (1996), Michael Krohn-Dehli (1983), and Ole Bornedal (1959).


Among soccer players born in Denmark, Yussuf Poulsen ranks 47Before him are Daniel Wass (1989), Hans Aabech (1948), Harald Hansen (1884), Bjørn Rasmussen (1885), Stig Tøfting (1969), and Klaus Berggreen (1958). After him are Andreas Christensen (1996), Michael Krohn-Dehli (1983), Thomas Delaney (1991), Søren Busk (1953), Jan Mølby (1963), and Emre Mor (1997).

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