Ally McCoist

1962 - Today

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Alistair Murdoch McCoist, (; born 24 September 1962) is a Scottish former footballer who has since worked as a manager and TV pundit. McCoist began his playing career with Scottish club St Johnstone before moving to English side Sunderland in 1981. He returned to Scotland two years later and signed with Rangers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ally McCoist has received more than 2,301,177 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Ally McCoist is the 554th most popular soccer player (up from 749th in 2019), the 1,557th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,808th in 2019) and the 30th most popular Soccer Player.

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  • 55.25

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 37

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 13.07

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.60

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Ally McCoist ranks 554 out of 16,880Before him are Emmanuel Petit, Robert Pires, Leonel Sánchez, Masao Uchino, Giorgio Chiellini, and Hugo Meisl. After him are Igor Belanov, Domingos da Guia, David Luiz, Ahmed Faras, Bixente Lizarazu, and Héctor Rial.

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Among people born in 1962, Ally McCoist ranks 59Before him are Black, Felicity Huffman, Stefan Kuntz, Takashi Murakami, Andreas Köpke, and Chuck Palahniuk. After him are Harlan Coben, Peng Liyuan, Hirokazu Kore-eda, Jorge Burruchaga, John Stockton, and Ismail Haniyeh.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ally McCoist ranks 1,557 out of 7,765Before him are Glenda Jackson (1936), Peter Lawford (1923), James McAvoy (1979), Karen Armstrong (1944), Ronnie O'Sullivan (1975), and John Edensor Littlewood (1885). After him are Bertram Ramsay (1883), George Shaw (1751), Hertha Ayrton (1854), Margaret Burbidge (1919), Olaf Stapledon (1886), and John Smyth (1570).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Ally McCoist ranks 30Before him are John Toshack (1949), Frank Lampard (1978), Roger Byrne (1929), Herbert Kilpin (1870), Fergus Suter (1857), and Gareth Bale (1989). After him are Roger Hunt (1938), Paul Scholes (1974), Michael Owen (1979), Phil Jones (1992), Geoff Hurst (1941), and Dixie Dean (1907).