Ashley Young

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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. 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 4,178,217 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 58 in 2019). Ashley Young is the 1,646th most popular soccer player (up from 2,124th in 2019), the 2,754th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 3,017th in 2019) and the 60th most popular British Soccer Player.

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  • 4.25

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Among soccer players, Ashley Young ranks 1,646 out of 16,923Before him are Emmanuel Scheffer, František Junek, Isacio Calleja, Roland Sandberg, Píndaro de Carvalho Rodrigues, and Marouane Fellaini. After him are Christian Eriksen, Juan Mata, Gabriel Calderón, Lakhdar Belloumi, Jakub Błaszczykowski, and Per Mertesacker.

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Among people born in 1985, Ashley Young ranks 34Before him are Raúl Albiol, Thomas Vermaelen, Kaley Cuoco, Adil Rami, Filipe Luís, and Anna Kendrick. After him are Jakub Błaszczykowski, Diego, Julia Volkova, Ashley Tisdale, Chrissy Teigen, and Antonio Valencia.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Ashley Young ranks 2,754 out of 6,924Before him are James Nasmyth (1808), Sergey Kapitsa (1928), Rowland Hill (1795), Tom Finney (1922), Bryan Robson (1957), and Roger Mortimer, 4th Earl of March (1374). After him are David Octavius Hill (1802), Carole Pateman (1940), Evelyn Baring, 1st Earl of Cromer (1841), Patrick Moore (1923), Paul Bernays (1888), and Kenneth Frampton (1930).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Ashley Young ranks 60Before him are Billy Meredith (1874), Don Revie (1927), Erling Braut Håland (2000), Gary Neville (1975), Tom Finney (1922), and Bryan Robson (1957). After him are Roger Hunt (1938), Vivian Woodward (1879), Rio Ferdinand (1978), Sol Campbell (1974), Jim Brown (1908), and Ray Clemence (1948).

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