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 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 2,057,931 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Ally McCoist is the 749th most popular soccer player (up from 829th in 2019), the 1,809th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,900th in 2019) and the 36th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Ally McCoist ranks 749 out of 16,923Before him are Toni Turek, Alfio Basile, Carlos Peucelle, Jesús María Pereda, Jorginho, and Noritaka Hidaka. After him are Shozo Tsugitani, Álvaro Recoba, Jerzy Dudek, Domingo Tejera, Kalle Svensson, and Cesc Fàbregas.

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Among people born in 1962, Ally McCoist ranks 76Before him are Manute Bol, Manuel Valls, Clark Gregg, Felicity Huffman, Sebastian Koch, and Hillel Slovak. After him are Matt Cameron, Marie Trintignant, Joan Cusack, Liza Marklund, Melissa Sue Anderson, and Alain Robert.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ally McCoist ranks 1,809 out of 6,924Before him are Frederick Abel (1827), Richard Long (1945), Edward Cave (1691), John Mandeville (1300), Clive Burr (1957), and Billy Connolly (1942). After him are Laura Ashley (1925), Edward Daniel Clarke (1769), Laurence Doherty (1875), Mitch Mitchell (1947), Bernard Williams (1929), and James Braid (1795).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Ally McCoist ranks 36Before him are Michael Owen (1979), Geoff Hurst (1941), Dixie Dean (1907), Jimmy Savile (1926), John Toshack (1949), and Gordon Milne (1937). After him are Gareth Bale (1989), Ian Callaghan (1942), Paul Gascoigne (1967), Billy Wright (1924), Bill Foulkes (1932), and Herbert Chapman (1878).