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Ashley Young

1985 - Today

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Ashley Simon Young (born 9 July 1985) is an English professional footballer who plays as a winger or full-back for Premier League club Aston Villa, where he is club captain. Young started his career at Watford and made his first senior appearance in 2003 under manager Ray Lewington. He became a first team regular in the 2004–05 season and was one of Watford's key players in their promotion-winning 2005–06 season. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ashley Young has received more than 4,432,575 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 63 in 2019). Ashley Young is the 2,335th most popular soccer player (down from 1,644th in 2019), the 3,442nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,753rd in 2019) and the 101st most popular Soccer Player.

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  • 4.4M

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  • 46.71

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 65

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.88

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.21

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SOCCER PLAYERS

Among soccer players, Ashley Young ranks 2,335 out of 16,880Before him are Juan Francisco Lombardo, Andrés Palop, John Arne Riise, Marco Simone, Daniel Killer, and Giorgos Karagounis. After him are Brian Steen Nielsen, Guglielmo Gabetto, Rainer Zobel, Romeu Pellicciari, Adil Rami, and Presnel Kimpembe.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1985, Ashley Young ranks 59Before him are Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Álvaro Negredo, Łukasz Fabiański, Casey Stoner, Kayden Kross, and Steve Mandanda. After him are Adil Rami, Stan Wawrinka, Dani Pedrosa, Chrissy Teigen, Kajal Aggarwal, and José Sosa.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ashley Young ranks 3,442 out of 7,765Before him are Phyllis Logan (1956), Joe Fry (1915), Eleanor Farjeon (1881), Hugh Dancy (1975), E. H. Shepard (1879), and Matthew Macfadyen (1974). After him are Michael Giles (1942), Henry Taylor (1885), Martin McDonagh (1970), Wilfrid Hyde-White (1903), Victor Hope, 2nd Marquess of Linlithgow (1887), and John Pond (1767).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Ashley Young ranks 101Before him are Harry Maguire (1993), Joe Jordan (1951), Fred Pentland (1883), Alan Ball Jr. (1945), Johnny Haynes (1934), and Eddie Colman (1936). After him are Jesse Lingard (1992), Steve Perryman (1951), Harry Stafford (1869), Jimmy McGrory (1904), Norman Hunter (1943), and Ray Kennedy (1951).

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