Alex Stepney

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Alexander Cyril Stepney (born 18 September 1942) is an English former footballer who was Manchester United's goalkeeper when they became the first English club to win the European Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alex Stepney has received more than 235,755 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Alex Stepney is the 2,997th most popular soccer player (up from 3,040th in 2019), the 3,783rd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,624th in 2019) and the 126th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 240k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.28

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.30

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Alex Stepney ranks 2,997 out of 16,923Before him are Lothar Kurbjuweit, Carlos Reinoso, Willy Kernen, Rüdiger Abramczik, Slaviša Žungul, and Boris Kuznetsov. After him are Harald Hansen, Renato Sáinz, Marcus Allbäck, Stephen Tataw, Hilario López, and Duván Zapata.

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Among people born in 1942, Alex Stepney ranks 434Before him are Edwin Starr, Jeetendra, Valdis Birkavs, Laila Freivalds, Bernard Darniche, and Eddie Kramer. After him are Michael Giles, Imran N. Hosein, Michael Nesmith, Jaime Graça, Gideon Toury, and Horst Wolter.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Alex Stepney ranks 3,783 out of 6,924Before him are Benjamin Vulliamy (1747), Gavin Bryars (1943), Peter Molyneux (1959), David Bedford (1937), Terence Rattigan (1911), and Arnold Jackson (1891). After him are Michael Giles (1942), Simon Gallup (1960), Alasdair Gray (1934), R. M. Ballantyne (1825), Emil Voigt (1883), and Wilbert Awdry (1911).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Alex Stepney ranks 126Before him are Giuseppe Wilson (1945), Ramón Zabalo (1910), James Milner (1986), Roy Bentley (1924), Jamie Carragher (1978), and Sammy Lee (1959). After him are Gerry Hitchens (1934), Trevor Francis (1954), Danny Blanchflower (1926), Jordan Henderson (1990), Harry Stafford (1869), and Jimmy Armfield (1935).